The hour record for cycling is very simple. It’s just one rider going as far as possible for one hour. WIRED’s Robbie Gonzalez explores the physical power needed to push for 60 minutes and the equipment and track choices that can make or break the record.
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Why It’s Almost Impossible to Ride a Bike 60 Kilometers in One Hour | WIRED