Established in 2010 with the goal of creating once in a lifetime cycling holiday experiences. Since, Mummu Cycling have developed into a leading, competitive cycling tour operator globally and three years ago, partnered with former professional cyclist, Stuart O’Grady to strengthen that further.
With Stuart in tow, the Mummu Cycling ‘difference’ has certainly been achieved. Stuart’s twenty years of professional racing, including; 17 Tour de France’s, multiple Olympics and incredible success in the sport prove he has a highly extensive wealth of knowledge when it comes to cycling and professional racing. His experience, skill and countless connections within the cycling world play a pivotal role in ensuring a differential once in a lifetime experience.
The Tour de France is the most talked about, greatest race in cycling world-wide. The three week grand tour is also of great significance to O’Grady who contended the race 17 times, wore the prestigious yellow jersey on multiple occasions and won several stages. He also spent his racing year’s living and training in the South of France.
To ensure, the best cycling holiday in France is had, Mummu Cycling offer a varying range of unique experiences in conjunction with the Tour de France, suitable for almost everyone. From the avid rider wanting to cycle big km’s and tackle challenging, iconic French climbs, to the hardcore cycling fans wishing to see every moment possible of the best race action and more.
Each tour is focused on a different aspect or region of the Tour; in 2019, kicking off with the Grand Depart in Brussels, through to France to the stunning Champagne region, followed by the Pyrenees, then Alps mountains and finally onto the iconic Champs-Elysées in Paris for the final showdown.
So, why are Mummu Cycling’s trips the ‘best’ cycling holidays in France?
Highlights include; riding on the official stage Tour de France route on closed roads ahead of the peloton, crossing the official finish line ahead of the race and enjoying time on the race podium following. To relaxing in official Tour de France VIP zones from premium on-course locations situated a-top iconic summit finish climbs or a mere 50m from the stage finish – champagne in hand, if you please?! To add – you’ll conquer bucket list climbs, at times on ‘race day’ itself and will truly embrace the spectacular Tour de France atmosphere along the way.
Stuart O’Grady, using his insider access to the pro peloton, will arrange pro team meet and greets and using our official tour operator VIP departure village access, you’ll have the unique opportunity to wander through the team bus ‘pre race’ area and see your favourite riders in action while you’re at it.
We’ll have you right in the thick of the action on a daily basis and ensure you truly feel part of the incredible Tour de France circus. Undoubtedly – the best cycling holidays in France!