Cycling in London: only the very best survive
AFTER all the cycling success at London 2012, what is life like for London’s two-wheelers for a budding Bradley Wiggins, Laura Trott or Chris Hoy? Lewisham Cyclists have produced a video of life on London’s Post-Olympic lanes. The junction at Greenwich High Road, Deptford Bridge, Deals Gateway and Blackheath Road is a great challenge that only the very best – and lucky – can survive.
You don’t need to be on drugs to be good on a bike, but – as Lance Armstrong’s case tells us – it helps: