Madiot: We're turning riders into robots

Marc Madiot
Marc Madiot (Groupama-FDJ) (Image credit: Getty Images)

Marc Madiot has expressed concern with the prevalence of data and communication in modern cycling, arguing that riders are being turned into ‘robots’.

In an interview with L’Equipe, the long-standing Groupama-FDJ manager cited earpieces, bike computers, and – away from racing – social media as factors contributing to a growing mental strain on riders.

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