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At this point, Chris Boardman was the Hour Record holder with 52.270 km. Moser, who previously held the Hour Record for about 9 years and was the first Hour rider to break 50 km, did not set a new record — though he did beat Graeme Obree’s previous record of 51.596 km set in 1993.
A few months after this photo was taken, Obree reclaimed the Hour Record — riding 52.713 km. His riding position was banned by the UCI a couple weeks later.