Beretta a gun cyclist
going and keep going,’’ Beretta says.
‘‘ I’ve never ridden that far without stopping. You don’t pull over to eat or drink.’’
Beretta was in full training mode last week, rising at 5am each day to ride alongside fellow Grand Prix celebrity race drivers and Olympic gold medallists Sir Chris Hoy and Anna Meares.
Beretta is part of a Tour de Cure/Ironman Asia Pacific ‘‘ dream team’’.
Australia’s champion marathon swimmer Chloe McCardel will swim 3.8km, Beretta will ride 180km, and ironman Callum Eade, a cancer survivor, will travel from Singapore to anchor the team to run 42.2km. Sunrise, Channel 7, weekdays, 6am
Commitment: Mark Beretta on an early morning training ride.