Your time is typically better spent on the bike, but during your rest time, recover with a few cycling films on Netflix. Pop the popcorn. Sit back and enjoy.
You're probably getting tired of this story, so I wouldn't blame you for skipping it. Still, the director does a great job of painting a picture of the incredible lengths that Lance and others went to in order to keep his secret safe.
Talk about a doping scandal. This documentary follows filmmaker and amateur cycling racer, Bryan Fogel, as he explores the doping options in cycling. As he goes deeper, he happens to meet a certain Russian scientist and discovers an international doping scandal like the world has never seen. Take some time to watch this Oscar-winning film.
Then put on your reading helmet.
One of the few touring films we've seen on Netflix, Pedal the World is the story of Felix Starck's adventure-filled year of cycling across 22 countries. If this doesn't get your wheels turning on the next adventure you'll take, well, you can watch a myriad of other great touring films streamable on Youtube and Vimeo.
Record-setting triathlete James Lawrence takes on a daunting task to test his limits both physically and mentally: fifty Iron Man distance triathlons in fifty days in fifty states. That's an Iron Man a day! Can he do it?
This article was last updated on March 17, 2020.