Luke Rowe column: Starting the season the right way in Australia

In his weekly column, Team Sky's Luke Rowe looks back on the Tour Down Under and getting the miles in the bank

So the season has begun and here we go again. Back to the races, back into the routine, back to bouncing around a peloton of 150 excited bike riders full of ambition for the coming season.

I always start my season at the Tour Down Under based in Adelaide, South Australia. This year, like every other, I decided to skip the cold British weather and fly down early prior to New Year’s Eve with my wife and a few of my team-mates and bank some warm-weather kilometres.

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