Video: Young Ag2r rider in 60km per hour crash as TT bars fail

Posted on: September 12th, 2017

Ag2r cyclist TT bars crash Tour de Moselle

This young Ag2r pro rider was flat out on the tribars when he got a blow-out and the tri bars came off at the same time. The result was not pretty given the speed the incident occurred at.


Ag2r cyclist crash as TT bars fail at Tour de Moselle



An Ag2r-La Mondiale rider had short-lived TT effort on stage 2 of the Tour de Moselle when his TT bars failed.

The video clip of the incident below also shows he punctured. And the double mishap for Maxime Roger meant he was forced to abandon.

He went into the 20.5km race against the clock in 2nd place overall. And he said he was doing about 60km per hour when the crash occurred.

However, while he was forced out of the race a medical check confirmed he had not sustained any serious injury.