Sportives are for boys says the man with 900,000 miles under his belt

SWRC May Flyer cyclo sportive

The first of the big tours is on the road, the sportive season is underway and every entrant aims to go the distance.

Cue for an update into the goings on in the world?s most exclusive cycling group ? the 300,000 Milers Club!

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Keith Bingham joined the Cycling Weekly team in the summer of 1971, and retired in 2011. During his time, he covered numerous Tours de France, Milk Races and everything in-between. He was well known for his long-running 'Bikewatch' column, and played a pivotal role in fighting for the future of once at-threat cycling venues such as Hog Hill and Herne Hill Velodrome.