Ever wondered when the first bicycle was built, who's won the most Olympic gold medals, or how much the UK spends annually on bikes?

Wonder no more! Take a trip through a select history of cycling, discover some remarkable bike facts, and find out some of the most popular cycle routes in the UK.

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Infographic produced by RAC Personal Accident Insurance

Check out some other amazing sporting achievements by Inspirational Cycling Women, like Beryl Burton, Laura Trott and Marianne Vos.

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