Burgers and beer: Chris Froome reveals his off-season indulgences

Speaking at the Web Summit in Dublin, Chris Froome describes his month off the bike and how teamwork plays such a big part of his Tour de France success

Chris Froome on stage 17 of the 2015 Tour de France (Watson)

(Image credit: Watson)

The off-season is always a treasured time for a professional cyclist, especially one in the limelight as much as Chris Froome, and the British rider admits he's taking full advantage of being off the bike.

Having succeeded in his season's goal - winning the Tour de France - Froome's season was ended prematurely on stage 12 of the Vuelta a España, forcing him off the bike with a broken foot.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.