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  • 9780241206522AtTheEdgeCover

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    At the Edge: Riding for My Life by Danny MacAskill

    Danny MacAskill lives on the edge. The cyclist is legendary for his YouTube viral videos like The Ridge, Cascadia and Imaginate: nerve-racking montages of stunts which scale everything from mountain peaks, rooftops, ghost towns and movie sets. His life …

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    Shut Up Legs! by Jens Voigt

    Even by the standards of a sport that requires enormous stamina and capacity for suffering, Jens Voigt is in a class on his own. Beloved by cycling fans for his madcap one-man breakaways as much as his sense of humour and quotable catchphrases, Jens is …

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  • 9781509822911

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    The Invisible Mile by David Coventry

    Based on a true story The Invisible Mile tells the poignant story of five Australian and New Zealand cyclists who in 1928 formed the first English-speaking team to ride in the Tour de France. They were gallant, under-resourced and badly outnumbered but …

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  • 9781473522855

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    The Cyclist Who Went Out in the Cold by Tim Moore

    Scaling a new peak of rash over-ambition, Tim Moore tackles the 9,000km route of the Iron Curtain on a tiny-wheeled, two-geared East German shopping bike. Moore reflects on the curdling of the Communist dream during a three-month ride that takes in 20 …

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    Laura Trott and Jason Kenny: The Inside Track by Laura Trott & Jason Kenny

    Laura Trott and Jason Kenny tell the story of the gold-medal races that gripped a nation in their inspiring and personal autobiography. Success never comes easy, not even for the most successful Olympians in Britain, and cycling’s golden couple reveal …

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