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Tom Dumoulin climbs on stage 16 of the Giro d'Italia (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

For many people the most memorable moment of the 2017 Giro d'Italia was not Tom Dumoulin crossing the line and lifting the spiral trophy aloft in Milan, or his brilliant summit finish stage win in Oropa.

Instead, their lasting memory of the race will come from stage 16, when Dumoulin had to engage in a frantic chase after pulling off his pink jersey, dropping his shorts, and running down a roadside bank for surely the most famous natural break in the history of sport.

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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.