Anyone who's ever tried navigate the Dantesque hellscape of a public road on a bicycle can attest to the fact that driver's aren't the biggest fans of cyclists, a general hostility that even extends to Tour de France champions like Chris Froome.
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The 31-year-old three-time Tour de France winner posted a picture of his broken bike on Twitter, which he says was caused by a hit-and-run driver.
The Team Sky rider wrote: "Just got rammed on purpose by an impatient driver who followed me onto the pavement! Thankfully I'm okay. Bike totaled. Driver kept going!"
Maybe he was doing that thing where cyclists ride three abreast on a public road on a Sunday morning while having a chat, apparently oblivious to the concept of anyone and anything outside of their lycra-clad bubble.
Apparently he wasn't actually doing that (sorry for doubting you, Chris).
In a statement, Team Sky said Froome even went back home to get a spare bike and continued his training after the crash.
Ice cold, Chris. Ice cold.