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Paris - Roubaix 2022, one day monument, April 17

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The guy didn't step forward: he was encroaching on the riders' line a lot less than spectators in the mountains. It is the riders' responsibility to look ahead and remain more than an am's length from the spectators. If they do that and the spectators still manage to hit them, then it is the spectator's fault, but that is not what happened here.
The guy did step forward though, it was small, but he did. The riders are also going A LOT faster than they would be going when climbing.

This was around 80% on the spectator