Pro Cyclist's Pre Race Superstitions - Vuelta A España 2013 Inside Line

Published on September 6th 2013

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Are professional cyclists superstitious? We went behind the scenes at La Vuelta a España to find out.
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What do Nicholas Roche and Philippe Gilbert have in common? They have the same pre-race superstition. It looks to be paying off at the Vuelta 2013!

We spoke to Philippe, Nicholas and others to find out what they do to get ready for a race. Is there something that gives them good luck for the day?

Do you have any pre-race or pre-ride superstitions? Like, share, and let us know in the comments section below.

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