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How Achille (83) set a new world record (video)

Achille Margo from Lauwe (West Flanders) hired the cycling track in Roubaix and brought some 50 ardent fans to make sure he would reach his aim: breaking the cycling track world hour record for people above 80 years. Thought the distance was officially confirmed by the Roubaix track management, he does not appear in the Guinness Book of Records because that would have cost him an extra 4,000 euros.