Thousands thronged to the Olympic Park in east London to watch the third stage of the 2014 Tour de France, as Marcel Kittel won the race from Cambridge to London.

Amongst the backdrop of the Olympic Velodrome, the site of Team GB's cycling success at the 2012 Olympics, spectators explained why they weathered the rain to see the event, and how British success on two wheels has created a cycling revolution in the UK.