Team time trials are the fastest and in a way the most technical stages of Grand Tours. We caught up with Team Sky before the Vuelta to see how they prepare for these critical stages.
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With riders like Chris Froome and Peter Kennaugh, Team Sky combine science with the art of the team time trial to go as fast as possible. While they aren't always decisive events in Grand Tours, it's very easy for riders to lose time in team time trials, hence their importance and the effort that teams like Sky put in to their preparation for these races.
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Team Sky: The Art & Science Of A Team Time Trial | Vuelta A España 2016