Pro riders put down their bikes and go running in the off season

Months and months of cycling takes its toll as pros drop the bike and get their running shoes on, logging their activities on Strava


(Image credit: Giuseppe Milo

It's the off season and for those professional riders who aren't inclined to a bit of mud-filled cyclocross racing, it's the time of year to put the bike down and find a way of switching off without losing every bit of fitness they've got.

In that sense, it seems running is the answer, with a number of pros frequently uploading their runs to Strava.

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