Among his detractors and even within the peloton it has become popular to think of Mark Cavendish as an angry, emotional hothead who speaks before he thinks. And while that is undeniably one aspect of his character, the truth is rather more complex. Here is a genuine racer with an appreciation for both the art and science of sprinting, one who does logic puzzles and sudoku to keep his mind and not just his legs sharp, and who can be as thoughtful as he is opinionated. At Speed reveals every facet of the man known simply as ‘Cav’.
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One Way Road: The Autobiography of Robbie McEwen
If David Millar’s book Racing Through The Dark was all about his feelings about his cycling lifestyle, his doping and his redemption, this book is all about being on the road, on a bike, and being the fastest around for miles.
Racing Through the Dark: The Fall and Rise of David Millar
David Millar’s new book is really a book of smells. Bear with me on this …