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Piet van Kempen sipping tea and reading the newspaper while riding a bicycle

Care to have a bicycle with your tea, sir? We can throw in a newspaper, too.

Photo via Vintage Everyday

Can you cycle like the boss that Piet van Kempen was in the epic snap above? On September 25, 1936, during a six-day event at Wembley, Derek Berwin was certainly at the right spot when he photographed the Dutch cyclist and track champion “taking a break” with his tea and newspaper — all while still in the track and riding a bicycle!

All information for this article were sourced from Vintage Everyday and Sport Photo Gallery.

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written by plasticpopsicle

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