'A chance to come back even better': Luke Rowe reflects on road to recovery from broken leg

Team Sky staff impressed with rider's progress and attitude

Luke Rowe at the 2017 Tour de France

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

He may not be putting a timeline on his comeback, but Luke Rowe is looking on the bright side as he continues his recovery from a broken leg at the start of August.

Rowe broke the tibia and fibula in his left leg while white water rafting during his brother's stag party in Prague, fracturing the bones 'into multiple pieces' and being set for a considerable period off the bike.

Thank you for reading 20 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.