Professional cycling is an anomaly among sports as it allows fans to get unusually close to the athletes while they are competing.
Sometimes fans get too close, as captured in the video above.
One overzealous fan ran beside the cyclists in the Tour de France, offering them his encouragement. However, he is taken out by a fellow fan’s elbow as he tries to keep up with the racers.
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In American, they could get him (the guy who threw the elbow) on assault charges!