Simon Gerrans: ‘Some people don’t believe they’re seeing me riding around Richmond Park’

The double Monument winner on adapting to life as a weekend warrior

Simon Gerrans wins the 2012 Milan-San Remo (Photo: Yuzuru SUNADA)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

It’s not every day you compete with a double Monument winner on a Strava segment, but Londoners might have spotted a familiar face on their regular routes in recent months.

Australia’s Simon Gerrans, the recently retired victor of both Milan-San Remo and Liège-Bastogne-Liège, has traded in the mountains of Andorra for laps of Richmond Park.

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