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Embarrassing things can happen to anyone at anytime, but the bike is certainly not the most ideal setting for these awkward moments to happen.

From falling off your bike whilst you're still clipped in, to riding around town with your skirt tucked into your tights, the TWC team have had their fair share of these humiliating moments.

10 Excuses Cyclists Use When Struggling to Keep Up (And What to Do Instead!)

But what about the pros? Fear not, this happens to even the smartest of riders. We set to find out from the world's top professional cyclists, the most embarrassing things that have happened to them whilst on the bike...

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Interview: Dani King on the Importance of the Women’s Tour

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Mountain Bike Skills: How to Come off a Drop

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