With our second 12 days of Christmas competition now closed we look back on each day and announce each lucky winner.

Each day one prize was up for grabs supplied by the fantastic sponsors and partners of The Tour events. Below is a summary of the prize, questions and winners from each day of the competition.

Day 1 – Specialized


The competition kicked off with a pair of S-Works Road Shoes from Specialized. Entrants had to answer the following question correctly to be in with a chance of winning this fantastic prize.

Question: Which two teams rode on Specialized bikes during the 2013 Tour of Britain?
Answer: Omega Pharma Quick Step and IG Sigma Sport
Winner: David Scott


Day 2 – Collins


The ultimate cycling book hamper was up for grabs on Day 2 of the competition, including titles from Victoria Pendleton, Sir Chris Hoy and Tour de France winner Chris Froome. Collins is a great supporter of The Tour and put together a bumper list of books for a hamper each year.

Question: The first ever British Tour Series race took place in which City?
Answer: Milton Keynes
Winner: Vanessa James



Day 3 – Yodel""
Sponsors of the Yodel Direct Sprints jersey for The Tour of Britain, and great supporters of the Tour Ride Sportives, Yodel kindly supplied an official race jersey signed by Angel Madrazo and a pair of Yodel Direct shorts for Day 3 of the competition.

Question: Which of the following riders has not won the Yodel Sprints Jersey?
Answer: Bradley Wiggins
Winner: Steve Riglar



Day 4 – Chain Reaction Cycles


Sponsors of the Chain Reaction Points jersey for The Tour of Britain, Chain Reaction Cycles are the World’s largest online bike store. On offer for Day 4 was a £100 gift voucher redeemable through their website. All entrants had to do was answer the question below.

Question: Who won the Chain Reaction Cycles Points Competition in the 2013 Tour of Britain?
Answer: Martin Elmiger
Winner: Richard Pelling



Day 5 – Purple Harry""
Famous for their iconic Bike Floss, Purple Harry put together the ultimate bike maintenance kit for a prize on Day 5. The perfect opportunity to give your bike a clean over the Christmas break.

Question: In the 2013 British Tour Series, each race featured how many riders from each team?
Answer: Five
Winner: Timothy Hoyle



Day 6 – Maxifuel""
Cycling nutrition experts, Maxifuel provided a range of their products for Day 6. Included in this prize was a large quantity of Viper Active Gels and some Viper Boost bars. The perfect partners to long winter training rides.

Question: Where was Mark Cavendish born?
Answer: Isle of Man
Winner: Ali McKenzie




Day 7 – Tour Goody Bag""
It’s been another fantastic year for cycling in Britain and to celebrate, a combination of prizes were taken from each of our events: Tour Series, Tour Rides and The Tour of Britain to create one big goody bag of cycling memorabilia.

Question: ‘Hunger’ was the title of the 2013 autobiography by which successful rider?
Answer: Sean Kelly
Winner: Ian Boydle



Day 8 – Skoda""
Providers of a fleet of no less than 50 race cars and sponsors of The Tour of Britain King of the Mountain jersey, Skoda are renowned within the cycling world. They provided on Day 8 a signed King of the Mountain’s jersey from this year’s Tour of Britain. 

Question: Where was the first ever Tour of Britain summit finish?
Answer: Haytor, Devon
Winner: Paul Cripps



Day 9 – Tour Series""
The Pearl Izumi Tour Series had a successful year hosting the top British domestic teams around city and town circuits. Attracting the largest crowds to date, SweetSpot – event organisers, hope it will be bigger and better in 2014. To celebrate this, two Hospitality tickets were on offer for Day 9 of the competition.

Question: Which rider won the Durham round of the Pearl Izumi Tour Series in 2013?
Answer: Kristian House
Winner: Nigel Turner


Day 10 – Rouleur""
A selection of cycling books were on offer courtesy of Rouleur. With a bundle worth a whopping £130, titles included the following:

• Coppi inside the legend of the campionissimo
• Maglia Rosa Triumph and tragedy at the Giro d'Italia
• Velo by Paul Fournel
• Le Metier the season of a professional cyclists
• Rouleur Centenary Tour de France

Question: What did Rouleur sponsor at The 2013 Tour of Britain?
Answer: Combativity Award
Winner: David Wheal


Day 11 – Pearl Izumi ""
Pearl Izumi, sponsors of the Tour Series, offered one lucky winner a massive £150 Voucher to spend on some Pearl Izumi winter kit, a perfect prize to get just before Christmas for the long cold winter months ahead.

Question: Which former British Champion now manages Madison Genesis?
Answer: Roger Hammond
Winner: Jennie Jackson


Day 12 – Costa Express
It’s fair to say cycling and coffee go hand in hand. Where there’s coffee there is generally a gaggle of cyclists to be found nearby. With this in mind Costa Express gave one entrant a chance to enjoy Costa at home this Christmas, giving away a Tassimo coffee machine and a bundle of Costa Coffee to go with it! All entrants had to do was answer the question below correctly. ""

Question: Who won the first ever Costa Fastest Lap award?
Answer: Yanto Barker
Winner: Ben Babcock




A big thank you must go to all of our partners and sponsors who kindly offered a prize for a competition day. To all entrants, if you weren't lucky this time round don't forget to check back with us in the New Year for more competitions and givaways.