Peter Sagan experiences a first during off-season ride

Team Bora rider Slovakias Peter Sagan celebrates as he crosses the finish line in the 10th stage of the Giro dItalia 2020 cycling race a 177kilometer route between Lanciano and Tortoreto on October 13 2020 Photo by Luca Bettini AFP Photo by LUCA BETTINIAFP via Getty Images
Peter Sagan of Bora-Hansgrohe celebrates stage 10 win at 2020 Giro d'Italia (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Peter Sagan may have only grabbed one victory in 2020, but the Bora-Hansgrohe rider continues to garner headlines in races and grasp attention on social media. As the sun went down Wednesday in Monaco, Sagan posted a first in his cycling career – attempting to pedal his road bike on a snow-covered road.

“Hey there. I never saw this in my life in Monaco. It’s a beautiful day. We did today five hours, and we cannot get home because of a lot of snow,” the three-time road race World Champion said on his Instagram feed, showing the 1-2 inches of fresh, frozen precipitation covering the road and bringing cars to a stop.  “Just the last two kilometres to Monaco (ha, ha). It’s OK.”

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