KENYANS LAUNCH ASSAULT ON ALPE D'HUEZ RECORD

Kenyan riders

46 minutes. 46 minutes for a first attempt at Alpe d?Huez is simply staggering. What makes it all the more astonishing is the fact that the two cyclists who set the time have only been cycling properly for less than one year.

That result by the way, would have meant a top-100 finish in the Alpe d?Huez time trial in the 2004 Tour de France, only nine minutes down on Lance Armstrong?s winning time.

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