Dr Hutch: Cycling is not a good sport for wearing glasses

It’s hard to race a bike in non-tinted glasses without looking like a Swiss cyclo-tourist from 1985 who has stumbled onto the course by accident, muses Cycling Weekly's columnist

Dr Hutch in his glasses and helmet
(Image credit: Getty Images/Future)

I was chatting recently to a pro rider about a teammate of his, a man with a considerable reputation for crashing. I’m not naming names here, but in any mass crash, there is always a good chance that he’ll be the rider you find at the very bottom of the pile.

“How can anyone be that unlucky?” I said.

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