Chris Froome's mesh skinsuit sunburn

Chris Froome sunburn

Ouch. One drawback of Team Sky's new lightweight, aerodynamic mesh skinsuit has been revealed by Chris Froome - it does not protect the rider from the sun's ultra violet rays.

Froome's fiancee Michelle Cound posted up a photograph via her Twitter account on Wednesday of the 2013 Tour de France winner's back badly sunburnt after a training ride in the new garment.

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