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UCI’s World Road Cycling Championships 2012 – High average speeds and Portuguese Rui Costa standing out again

The world cycling championships took place between September 16th and 23rd in Limburg, Netherlands. Following our last post on bikes evolution and races average speed increase, it  was astonishing to see that the Elite Men’s race – that ended this event – was won by Philippe Gilbert with an amazing speed average of 43.541 Km/h for