Opinion: Professional cyclists deserve a life too

Perhaps 12 nights out at the end of the season shouldn't be too bad a thing, really

Geraint Thomas
(Image credit: Getty Images)
Adam Becket
Adam Becket

Senior news and feature writer at Cycling Weekly, Adam brings his weekly opinion on the goings on at the upper echelons of our sport. 

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In an interview in The Times last week, the former Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas revealed that he still likes to go large in the off-season. Just to take a break, have a bit of a change. 

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