Bradley Wiggins' former coach and mentor has told Daybreak he saw greatness in the future Tour de France winner at an early age.
Speaking from Paris the morning after seeing his protege make British sporting history, Stuart Benstead said the Londoner showed signs of a champion at only 12 years old.
Britain's winner of the Tour de France emerged riding his bike today to say he "never imagined it would be like this".
Fans in the UK celebrate Bradley Wiggins becoming the first British rider to win the Tour de France.
Bradley Wiggins has become the first British man to win the Tour de France. He says he will now begin training for the London Olympics.