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23 Days in July : Inside Lance Armstrong's Record-breaking Tour de France Victory (1st Edition Hardback)

Wilcockson, John

Verlag: John Murray, 2004
ISBN 10: 0719567165 / ISBN 13: 9780719567162
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Titel: 23 Days in July : Inside Lance Armstrong's ...

Verlag: John Murray

Erscheinungsdatum: 2004

Einband: Hardback

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NR FINE/NR FINE 1ST IMPRESSION 1ST ED 2004 JOHN MURRAY HARDBACK, UNCLIPPED DJ WITH PHOTO SECTIONS, EX-OWNER GIFT NOTE TO FLY-LEAF, OTHERWISE FINE FIRST EDITION. More Lance Armstrong books available. SCARCE IN THIS EDITION Worldwide Shipping IMMEDIATE 1ST CLASS/AIRMAIL DISPATCH Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Sport/Games; ISBN/EAN: 9780719567162. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 025074. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 025074

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For 23 days in July an enthralled global audience watched Lance Armstrong battle to win the 2004 Tour de France. His victory made history. For, in the 2004 Tour, Armstrong had pledged to do the unthinkable, to win a record-breaking sixth consecutive victory; a feat no one had achieved in the Tour's 100-year lifetime. But with stiff competition from Jan 'the Kaiser' Ullrich and others his success was by no means guaranteed. Armstrong admitted his 2003 performance was 'not acceptable' and that the gruelling cycling regime had taken a lot out of him.

The resulting 2004 Tour was absolutely riveting as, following a slow start, Armstrong bulldozed his way to the lead. But Armstrong is no stranger to single-minded determination. Although diagnosed with secondary cancer earlier in his career, it took only 518 days before he was back in the saddle. His turnaround revealed the mental resources which make him a cycling legend.

Veteran cycling reporter John Wilcockson's gripping account of the 2004 Tour focuses on just these sort of psychological and strategic dimensions. Using his intimate knowledge of the participants and interviews with the major players, Wilcockson tells the human side of the Tour from the perspective of the principal contenders. His vivid description of life inside the most challenging and popular sports event in the world draws on an unparalleled knowledge of the Tour.

Rezension: ... a fascinating glimpse inside the peloton... ( Eastern Daily Press)

A must-read for all cycling fans. ( BBC Sport)

Fascinating ... Wilcockson manages to penetrate the psychological depths of the race's stars. ( British Cycling)

From cancer to cycling superman: is this the greatest story in modern sport? ( Guardian)

Although I have no interest in cycling, I found the story compelling. ( The Mail on Sunday, Simon Shaw)

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