2012 Tour de France winner and BBC sports personality of the year Sir Bradley Wiggins “Wiggo” describes Mallorca as a home from home. He spends much of his time both training and relaxing on the island and rumours indicate that he is now house hunting for a permanent estate in Port Pollensa. “The weather’s usually great, it’s easy to get to, it’s relaxing any time of the year and it has very few lads partying – the last thing you want if you’re after a quiet family holiday.” quoted last year during the summer while referring to Mallorca as an ideal place to live in. The bond is definitely mutual since he is very well treated by local press and fans.
Two weeks ago he participated in a photo shoot for Sky Sports at Serra de Tramuntana mountain range, a very popular training location in Mallorca for many cyclists. Sir Bradley Wiggins now trains near Port Pollensa accompanied by Team’s Sky massagist and does not discard participating in The Mallorca Challenge Cycling Event, the first professional cycling event of the year.