He was much more than a professional cyclist with the potential for great victories: Gino Mäder from Switzerland, who died in an accident, was inspired by the claim to be there for others. He proved that athletes don’t have to be selfish. His openness was extraordinary.
Becoming a cyclist was also a private mission for Gino Mäder. When he was 16 years old, his parents separated. He got on the roller at home that night and pedaled as hard as he could for an hour.