Cycling fever is about to get under way as Le Tour de France starts in a week.

Ahead of that, regular folk go and ride the route. Well, I say regular but this Petersfield bunch have been in training. It’s not for the faint hearted.

Local sheet cyclist, Karen Mellstrom talks to Noni Needs about what it was like to ride 394km in 3 days.

Cycling the Grand Depart in Denmark, the first part of the Tour de France, last weekend 24th-27th June.

For more information:
William Wates Memorial Trust – This is the partner charity for le loop giving money to smaller charities supporting young people in need and to get them away from violence.

Other charities supported and mentioned in the podcast are: