Sir Bradley Wiggins says his UCI world hour record at the Olympic velodrome is the "closest I will come to knowing what it’s like to have a baby".
Wiggins smashed the UCI world hour record on Sunday with an official distance of 54.526 km at London's Lee Valley VeloPark.
Alex Dowsett's record of 52.937km was smashed out of the ball park. It is the fifth time in eight months the record has gone.
Wiggins - who undertook six weeks of intensive training ahead of the blue riband event for the furthest distance travelled in one hour - rode into history, destroying the 52.937 set by Dowsett inRead More »from VIDEO: Sir Bradley Wiggins likens hour world record to childbirth, backlash ensues