Italian cycling fan Rodrigo Mattiuz has put together a film of himself and the riders of the Giro d’Italia scaling Monte Zoncolan during stage 20 of the 2014 race.
Mattiuz used a GoPro HD camera on a ‘selfie stick’ to make a unique fan’s-eye view from the road.
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Whilst we can’t condone fans running so close to riders – particularly as on this stage Francesco Bongiorno had his chance of a stage win ruined by an over-zealous fan – some of the riders obviously don’t mind one bit. Witness Adam Hansen from 2:41 having a laugh, a chat and joining in with the filming fun.
Over-zealous fan ruins Francesco Bongiorno's chances of a stage win on Monte Zoncolan