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Video: Riding Off the Rails

Summertime is here, and the bikes are out. Tomorrow is Bike To Work Day in our home base of Boulder, and everyone's already hankering for the July 5 start of the Tour de France.  While it's great to see everyone taking their two-wheelers everywhere, let's be careful: Don't pull a Frank Schleck, who careened off his bike, over a railing, and into a ravine during the Tour de Suisse this week:


Miraculously, after taking a moment to compose himself, Schleck continued basically unharmed. We'll credit that to his incredible physical stamina and a heaping serving of luck.

— Ted Alvarez

Via The Goat

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