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Saskia and Alfie Earl celebrate reaching the Eiffel Tower

(Image credit: Steve Earl)

Alfie Earl has become the youngest known rider to cycle from London to Paris as he completed the 432km ride on Tuesday afternoon, four days after setting off from London.

Alfie and his 12-year-old sister Saskia tackled some inclement weather and a lumpy route as they rode towards the French capital, keeping enough in their legs for a sprint finish underneath the Eiffel Tower.

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