L’alpe d’huez in 1995. The Italian klimfenomeen Marco Pantani riding a bicycle in a world record time at the top of some of the most legendary wielerberg in the French Alps.
In the Belgian Ardennes, and takes Maarten’s share in the results of Cycling in Flanders, in search of the greatest klimtalenten in the country. Professor Bert Blocking invites Maarten in the wind tunnel in Eindhoven, in order to point out the difference between, along or just above the bike. In hogedrukkamer from the University having to Maarten for yourself just how stunning cycling in the mountains can be.
With the assistance of a professional cyclist, Serge Pauwels, professor Peter Hespel (university of Leuven), trainingscoördinator, Erwin Koninckx (Leuven, Cycling, Flanders, belgium), and professor Bert Blocking (Eindhoven university of technology and catholic university of Leuven).
Tonight at 21.20, on the Canvas.