Cycling is a sport known for its rising stars, but it’s not often one of those bright young athletes finds himself shooting straight to the top. At just 23 years old, racing in some of the worst weather the world championship series has ever seen, Mads Pederson of Trek-Segafredo stood atop the podium when the smoke cleared.
People were shocked by the outcome, but if you really knew Mads — well, you wouldn’t be all that surprised. In this episode, Mads talks to us about racing, marriage, pastries, and what a world champion orders at McDonald’s.
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