Sports cycling

Italy, 1966

Film
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Presents every aspect of preparation for competitive sports cycling, from an understanding of the anatomy and physiology of cycling through to extensive fitness tests, the design of a racing machine, winter training, diet, exercise, massage and tactical instruction and preparation for road and track events. The most important racing techniques are also explained using slow motion and illustrated in action using footage from the Rome Olympics.

Credits

director

Piero Costa

production company

Federation Internationale Amateur de Cyclisme

Antares Cinematografica Rome

Language

English

Duration

01:11:15:00

Colour

Black and White

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