Top 7 father and son combinations in cycling

If you ride a bike, chances are you'll encourage your children to ride as well. If you're a professional cyclists your children may inherit enough of your pedigree to reach the professional ranks.


3 February 2015
7th Ladies Tour of Qatar
Stage 01 : Museaum of Islamic Art - Dukhan Beach
Photo : Yuzuru SUNADA

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

We've seen a few father and sons pass reach the highest level in cycling and here is a handful of the best - and a little wildcard at the end involving one of Britain's best ever cyclists.

Eddy & Axek Merckx

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.