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Watch: Cyclists battle 100+ kph winds in Dutch Headwind Championships

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If you thought you had to battle some nasty conditions this winter, spare a thought for competitors in the Dutch Headwind Championships, who had to contend with winds of 100+kph.

The Championships take place on the windiest day of the year annually on the Netherlands’ Oosterscheldekering storm barrier and competitors must ride the entire 8.5km course against winds of more than 100km/h on single-speed bikes.