Team Sky's helper takes 10,300-mile trip to Australia

Team Sky soigneur Marko Dzalo travels from Slovenia to Adelaide via Brussels and Dubai to help team in Tour Down Under, including a seven-hour drive to finish

Marko Dzalo

(Image credit: Graham Watson)

Tireless soigneur Marko Dzalo travelled in excess of 16,585km (roughly 10,305 miles) to do his job and support Team Sky riders Richie Porte and Nathan Earle at the Australian national road championships, which concluded at the weekend.

The Slovenian was spotted in the feed zone of yesterday’s elite men’s road race looking surprisingly fresh after his momentous journey by aeroplane and team issue Jaguar.

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