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Cyclists Legs Look Hulk-Like Following Gruelling Race In Spain

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Cyclists Legs Look Hulk-Like Following Gruelling Race In Spain

A cyclist has shared a photograph of his legs looking fit to burst following a gruelling race in Spain.

José Joaquín Rojas has been competing in the cycling Tour of Spain, or Vuelta a España - the Spanish equivalent of the Tour de France.

Thumbs up if you want to see a pic of a leg that looks like it's about to explode. Credit: Newsflash
Thumbs up if you want to see a pic of a leg that looks like it's about to explode. Credit: Newsflash

The competition - which has been shortened to an 18-stage format due to the pandemic - has clearly taken its toll on the 35-year-old's pins, as a photograph shared on his Instagram graphically demonstrates.

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Bear in mind as well that this was taken after the seventh stage, meaning these legs have got 11 more arduous stages to get through:

Image: Instagram
Image: Instagram

No way, José.

Do we all have veins like that on our shins? If so, I never want to see mine.

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Even the Spaniard's fellow pros were shocked by his bulging network of blood tubes.

Commenting on the photo - captioned 'my legs seem to hurt' - Dani Sordo said: "Madre mía!!!"

Former Ecuadorian teammate Andrey Amador, of the Ricardo Carapaz team, also left a message asking the Movistar team cyclist not to 'attack' them again in the race.

This is not the first time José has shared a snap of his legs looking like they're on the brink of exploding. He posted a similar photo in May 2019, captioned: "Stage 13 of the Tour of Italy. Ready for war, right?"

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Image: Instagram
Image: Instagram

Before this, he broke his tibia and fibula - you guessed it, falling off his bike.

Be warned though, the picture he shared of this injury makes the bulgy veins above seem almost cute.

*DON'T LOOK DOWN ON UNLESS YOU WANT TO SEE HIS NASTY LEG INJURY*

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Well, I guess we've all got to get our kicks somehow.

Some of us like lounging about on the sofa, others play the clarinet. José likes kicking the s*** out of his legs.

Each to their own.

Featured Image Credit: Newsflash

Topics: Viral

Jake Massey
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