Video: On-bike camera captures peloton at Tour du Poitou Charentes

Jeremy Roy's bike-mounted camera shows action in the peloton during the second stage of the French race, won by Mark Cavendish

FDJ rider Jeremy Roy has provided further insight into what its like to ride in a pro peloton with his on-bike camera footage from the Tour du Poitou Charentes.

The camera is mounted under Roy’s saddle, pointing backwards, allowing you to see the riders clearly as they jostle for position in the peloton.

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Race leader Mark Cavendish (Omega Pharma-QuickStep) can be seen at various times. Cavendish has so far won both of the stages of the UCI 2.1-ranked race.