The Last Rider

From acclaimed director, Alex Holmes, comes this awe-inspiring true tale of American cyclist Greg LeMond, hailed as one of cycling’s legends. Against all odds, he stages a remarkable comeback, marking one of sports’ most triumphant stories. As the sole American to clinch victory in the Tour de France, LeMond’s journey from the brink of defeat to conquering his adversaries in the iconic 1989 race is nothing short of legendary.

“… a Tour de France triumph like no other” John Crace, The Guardian

“…chronicles the career of legendary cycling champ Greg LeMond and, especially, his come-from-behind win in the 1989 Tour de France. It’s a loving, rousing look at an amazing athlete.” Gary Goldstein, LA Times

Awards and Nominations

Telluride Film Festival, USA, 2022 – Official Selection


Alex Holmes



Film Details

2022, 98 min
United Kingdom