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On the bike - class. Off the bike - classier. Fausto Coppi, what a man, what a cyclist

Gino Bartali e Fausto Coppi

gino_bartali__fausto_coppi Look at how stoked that guy looks in the background. He's like, "Check me out, I'm hanging with the Fausto.

Magni: Hardest of the Hard? It's 1956 and Fiorenzo Magni aims to be the oldest winner of the Giro, but on stage 12 he broke his left collarbone, and could no longer hold the handlebar. His mechanic improvised with an inner tube which Magni gripped between his teeth in order to be able to steer, and to help endure the pain. He did 9 stages like that, and fell again breaking his humerus but still carried on and finished second...an unbelievably heroic, if slightly bonkers exploit

Magni: Hardest of the Hard? It's 1956 and Fiorenzo Magni aims to be the oldest winner of the Giro, but on stage 12 he broke his left collarbone, and could no longer hold the handlebar. His mechanic improvised with an inner tube which Magni gripped between his teeth in order to be able to steer, and to help endure the pain. He did 9 stages like that, and fell again breaking his humerus but still carried on and finished second...an unbelievably heroic, if slightly bonkers exploit

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