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road cycling competitionclick to hear

Event that consists of riding a bicycle a given distance on a road as quickly as possible.
road cycling competition leading bunch leading motorcycle motorcycle-mounted camera race director following car peloton

leading bunch click to hear

Compact grouping of cyclists at the front of the race.

leading motorcycle click to hear

Motorcycle traveling in front of the first rider; its rider announces the cyclists coming up and checks that the way is clear.

motorcycle-mounted camera click to hear

Motorcycle used by the cameraman who records the race for broadcast.

race director click to hear

Person who is in charge of organizing the race and monitors its progress from a car.

following car click to hear

Vehicle in which a team’s coach, mechanics and trainers ride.

peloton click to hear

Compact grouping of cyclists; depending on the race, there can be 150 or more athletes.