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Old 06-14-12, 06:43 AM
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ultra-light, ultra-fast around the world.

Some post-match analysis of an epic race here and here.
The bike used by the winner for his unsupported global tour was a carbon fibre, disc CX by On-One .
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Damn this is great. Why is this guy look so old?
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If you did 18,000 miles in 3 months, you'd look old, too.
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Will his youth return? If not, that is quite a sacrifice to set a world record.
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