(Reuters) – British double Olympic gold medallist Geraint Thomas was delighted after he was reunited along with his bike that had been stolen on Sunday outdoors a espresso store throughout a coaching experience relaxation on the French Riviera.
Thomas, the 2018 Tour de France winner, earlier mentioned on Twitter he was pressured to take a taxi house after “somebody nicked my bike”.
However three hours later the 35-year-old mentioned the bike had been discovered with the assistance of the police.
“Look what confirmed up!!” Thomas posted on Twitter with a photograph of himself smiling subsequent to his Pinarello Dogma F bike, which police handed again to him.
“Huge due to the Menton Police for his or her assist. All’s properly that ends properly.”
Thomas has but to signal a contract extension with the Ineos-Grenadiers staff.
(Reporting by Manasi Pathak in Bengaluru; Enhancing by Robert Birsel)