rusty bodie wrote:
WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO THE REAL
Jurgen Van Den Broeck tried to get back on his bike and continue after breaking several ribs and a shoulder in the 2011 TdF, and then came back to place 8th in the Vuelta the same year. I'd say that's pretty hardcore.
sorry but that's not even CLOSE hinault's heroism!!
your man broke some bones and TRIED
to get back on his bike and then came back MONTHS LATER to RIDE another race?!! my sister could do that!!!
please see the above photos of the french man with the broken FACE
who WALKED TO THE FINISH LINE after crashing in a bunch sprint, got BACK ON HIS BIKE the following morning and went on to WIN the 1985 tour de france!!
oh and he and then went on to clobber EVERYONE in sight until his retirement a year later!! (well, greg was a bit of a fly in the ointment, i guess lol)
1989 TvT Carbon Fibre, Oakley Factory Pilots & painkillers . ..
..what else could you possibly need?!!