Crashes have become an inevitable part of the Tour de France, in this video riders and team staff talk about crashes and coping with the aftermath.

The video was filmed before Chris Horner crashed on stage seven, breaking his nose – and Bradley Wiggins’ Tour hopes were ended with a broken collarbone.

Click on the ‘play’ button below to start watching the video.

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