The Dutchman fell heavily on the first lap and wasn't able to rejoin the front.
The Australian rider, who retired in 2013 and is now a co-owner of Factor bikes, is a competitor on 'Team Brains'.
Christoph Strasser has obliterated the previous record, covering 1,026.2 km at a mindblowing average speed of 42.75 km/h.
Durbridge will make his Olympic debut.
Australian rider, Ben O'Connor, climbed up to second on GC with a heart-stopping victory on stage 9 of the Tour de France.
Sprinters Tim Merlier and Arnaud Démare are just two of the many riders who left the Tour de France on stage 9.
The delighted recipient of Mathieu van der Poel's bottle on stage 8 has reached out to thank the Tour de France stage winner.