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Arnold Schwarzenegger off for a bike ride in Edinburgh today

Snap a picture of Terminator star riding bike in Scottish capital and win some road.cc socks!

Terminator star Arnold Schwarzenegger is planning a bike ride in Edinburgh today - and if you get a picture of him in the saddle in the Scottish capital, you could win a pair of road.cc socks.

That's the prize on offer to the first road.cc reader to tweet us a picture of the actor-turned-politician whom the Edinburgh Evening News reports will explore the city's sights by bike this afternoon before attending a £1,500 a ticket black tie dinner and charity auction where he will talk about his rise to fame.

The actor-turned-politician regularly takes to two wheels when visiting cities around the world - he's been pictured riding a bike alongside Boris Johnson in London, and last year was stopped by a police officer in Melbourne for not wearing a helmet, in contravention of the law in Victoria.

> Arnold Schwarzenegger pulled over by Melbourne police - for riding bike without helmet

Simon has been news editor at road.cc since 2009, reporting on 10 editions and counting of pro cycling’s biggest races such as the Tour de France, stories on issues including infrastructure and campaigning, and interviewing some of the biggest names in cycling. A law and languages graduate, published translator and former retail analyst, his background has proved invaluable in reporting on issues as diverse as cycling-related court cases, anti-doping investigations, and the bike industry. He splits his time between London and Cambridge, and loves taking his miniature schnauzer Elodie on adventures in the basket of her Elephant Bike.

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