As Dan Martin rides half of this year’s Tour de France with two bro­ken ver­te­brae, in The Spin we won­der what makes cy­clists so hard; weather fore­caster Jo Far­row shares her pas­sion for cycling; and dis­cover how rid­ing helps Thomas Goodall deal with epilep

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The men and women of the Dandy Charg­ers on pa­rade at Maple­durham House in Berk­shire. Cycling Plus joined the rid­ers and their ‘dandy horses’ for the day to cel­e­brate 200 years of the bi­cy­cle. Strid­ing around the grounds on our repli­cas of Karl von Drais’ Lauf­s­mas­chine – the pre­cur­sor of the mod­ern day bike – we were treated to a rare rid­ing ex­pe­ri­ence and a fas­ci­nat­ing his­tory les­son. See p128 for more.

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