Juan Antonio Flecha

 Photograph: Adam Phelan

Photograph: Adam Phelan

Juan Antonio Flecha is: a former professional cyclist, a commentator for Eurosport and an all round super guy.   

He palmeres includes: a Tour de France and Giro d Italia stage victory, Omloop Het Nieuwsblad victory and second Paris Roubaix. 

Throughout the podcast we discuss:

- How he got into cycling

- How a rider from Spain fell in love with racing on the cobbles

- Racing with Hayman, Boonen and Cancellara

- Life after cycling 

Juan weaves some amazing tales of racing in the professional ranks and his experience throughout all levels of the sport.