The countdown to the 2015 Pearl Izumi Tour Series continues, so before we set off for Round One at Ryde on the Isle of Wight, we wanted everyone to meet the teams and riders involved in this Summer's five weeks of competition.
Our popular cycling book reviews by Brendan Gallagher return for 2015, with this the first review of the year looking at a new coffee table book about the career of five-time Tour de France winner Bernard Hinault.
Local professional cyclists Lucy Shaw and Emily Kay were in Redditch this week, helping to promote the town's round of the Pearl Izumi Tour Series, which this year is also the opening round of the women's Matrix Fitness Grand Prix Series.
As we start the countdown to Round One of the Pearl Izumi Tour Series at Ryde on the Isle of Wight, here is the first of this year's videos, introducing the Series as we hear from some of the team managers, riders and organisers.
Blood cancer charity Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research will be the official charity partner of Britain's biggest cycle races in 2015, including the Friends Life Women's Tour in June and the Friends Life Tour of Britain in September.