Mark Cavendish’s greatest achievement? It’s not what you think it is

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Tour de France cyclist Mark Cavendish says his greatest achievement is getting more people on their bikes.

Cavendish made history in the Tour de France last week when he equalled Belgian legend Eddy Merckx’s record of 34 stage wins.

But the Manxman says he feels more proud that his success over the last decade encouraged others to cycle more.

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