The extraordinary story of Jaco van Gass: war veteran, Arctic adventurer
Next time you pull out of that planned ride because it’s raining, you have a niggling injury, or you just don’t fancy it, spare a thought for Jaco van Gass.
Para-trooper to Paralympian.
South African soldier looks to Rio for cycling success - having ticked off the North Pole and (almost) Everest on the way.
Ex-paratrooper who lost arm in Afghanistan blast credits Manchester cycling 'boot camp' after winning gold at Invictus Games.
Jaco van Gass suffered life-changing injures in Afghanistan - but intense regime at National Velodrome helped get him into prize-winning form.
Cyclists Jaco van Gass and Luke Darlington try out a unique training method, cycling 40km before entering a climate chamber that goes as low as -40°C in what's known as cyrotherapy.