Bad news for Tom Pidcock, the real surprise in XC racing in 2021 , and one of the favorites for the gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics. During a road workout, the British athlete broke his collarbone and has already been operated on. It’s looking like he’ll be out for at least a few weeks.
Tom Pidcock has broken his collarbone after crashing last Monday. He was training around Font-Romeu-Odeillo-Via and was found conscious on the ground. His frame broke in two on impact.
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In the official statement of his team, Ineos, it is emphasized that the healing is going well, even if Tom will not be able to participate in the Tour de Suisse.