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08-02-2011, 03:36 PM
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Originally Posted by DiesIrae View Post
what speed does cav sprint at?
About 75 km/h, flat no wind etc. Faster in slight downhill. 1600 watts output.


It's interesting that Cavendish is nowhere near the man with the highest peak speed on a bicycle. Track sprinters can lay down 2300 watts peak power. They are simply not able to run their sprint like that after a 4 hour race.

Last edited by Dom: 08-02-2011 at 03:47 PM.
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