The six months leading up to the Tour de France and the Olympics weren't a smooth ride for Bradley Wiggins and his team, as this new series reveals. Of course, it's clearly an excuse for Sky to milk the fact that they sponsor this country's most successful cycling team ever but who can blame them? Enthusiasts will enjoy the insight into Team Sky's tactics, and interviews with Wiggins, Mark Cavendish and coach Dave Brailsford. Prepare to wince when Cavendish hits the deck.

Type: Documentary

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 60 minutes

Premier: 2012-08-30

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Twofour is a UK independent media group that was founded in 1989 by Charles Wace, a former TV news producer. With headquarters in Plymouth, Twofour has offices across the globe including London and Los Angeles. Twofour is part of Twofour Group. The Twofour Group consists of Boomerang, Delightful Industries, Mainstreet Pictures, Twofour, Twofour America, and Twofour Rights. On 24 June 2015, Twofour Group was acquired by ITV Studios. Melanie Leach was named Chief Executive for Twofour Group in summer 2014.

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Twofour supplies programming to the BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5, UKTV and a variety of other UK and international channels. Twofour is an international award-winning factual, features and entertainment television producer. Twofour was awarded Broadcast's “Best Indie Production Company” title in 2010 and 2014, with titles including The Jump (Channel 4), multi award-winning The Real Marigold Hotel (BBC One/BBC Two) and the fastest selling format of the year, This Time Next Year (ITV) and Channel 5's longest running series, The Hotel Inspector. The company produces ob-doc and fixed rig shows such as Channel 4's International Emmy winning Educating Yorkshire, Educating the East End and 2011's Educating Essex. In May 2012, Series Director David Clews was awarded a BAFTA Television Craft Award for his work directing Educating Essex. Twofour has produced a range of adventure documentaries such as Harry's Arctic Heroes for BBC One and Harry's Mountain Heroes for ITV, both featuring Prince Harry and a group of wounded soldiers as they attempt to reach the North Pole and Mount Everest respectively.

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