Ride with 'The Cannibal' in Austria

Ever dreamed of riding side by side with Eddy Merckx, the greatest cyclist of all time? Now is your chance to realise that dream. Yes, even mortals will be able to do so on Sunday, September 23, when the first Eddy Merckx Classic Bike Marathon will take place.

Ever dreamed of riding side by side with Eddy Merckx, the greatest cyclist of all time? Now is your chance to realise that dream. Yes, even mortals will be able to do so on Sunday, September 23, when the first Eddy Merckx Classic Bike Marathon will take place.

The event will be held in Eugendorf bei Salzburg, Austria, over distances of either 104km or 148km.

To enter, visit the website www.eddy-merckx-classic.com or e-mail info@eugendorf.com for more booking information. If you register before July 15, you can pick up an Early-Booker Bonus.

If you want to figure out whether you still have enough punch left to keep up with Eddy, just do it. He and other ex-top cyclists such as Rudi Altig have already confirmed their presence.

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