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Cycling

30/10 22:44 CET

Brändle smashes cycling’s Hour Record

Brändle smashes cycling’s Hour Record

Austria’s Mathias Brändle has smashed the UCI hour record with a stunning ride in the velodrome at Aigle, Switzerland. The 24-year-old rode 51.852 kilometres in one hour to break the record set by German Jens Voigt by 700m. Brändle said after his achievement that he really suffered.“The closer the hour comes the easier…