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Perfect Pedalling: Drills, skills and tips to improve your pedal stroke

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Article posted: 07/01/2013

A smooth efficient pedal stroke is such a key component of cycling performance that the French even have a word for it. “Souplesse” pedalling gives the appearance of effortless ease while delivering maximal forwards propulsion and is a major factor in what separates a good cyclist from a great cyclist.



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