Overview:Sky's the Limit: Wiggins and Cavendish: the Quest to Conquer the Tour de France - On Sunday 22 July, Bradley Wiggins became the first British rider ever to win the Tour de France. It was the culmination of years of hard work and dedication and a vision begun with the creation of Team Sky. This is the inside story of that journey to greatness. Now fully updated to include the victorious 2012 Tour, 'Sky's the Limit' tells the story of Bradley Wiggins's epic ride to become the first British winner in the Tour's history. Dave Brailsford is the mastermind behind the phenomenal success of the British track cycling team which dominated the Beijing Olympics in 2008 and then again at London 2012. Road cycling is a very different ball game, though. It's what the serious cycling fans watch and it's where heroes and villains are made. It is a sport that is rooted in mainland Europe - a land that is, in so many literal, metaphorical and cultural ways, foreign to Great Britain. Until recently, British victories in the Tour could be counted on the fingers of a mitten and no Briton had seriously challenged for the maillot jaune - the yellow jersey of overall winner. Brailsford's plan was to change that and 'Sky's the Limit' follows the gestation and birth of a brand new road racing team all the way to their epic victory in 2012. With exclusive behind-the-scenes access and interviews, 'Sky's the Limit' follows the management and riders as they embark on their journey to conquer one the most gruelling races in world sport.
This book is on page /88f0ff300130a9332bf7ee8997e69000/book/1603725645-9780007341825. It was written by the following authors: Richard Moore. Book Sky's the Limit: Wiggins and Cavendish: the Quest to Conquer the Tour de France, which can be read online, published by the company: HarperCollins Publishers. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Sports Books. The book was published on 2012-06-21 00:00:00. File for download Sky's the Limit: Wiggins and Cavendish: the Quest to Conquer the Tour de France has PDF format and is called skys-the-limit-wiggins-and-cavendish-the-quest-to-conquer-the-tour-de-france.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our nottedeiricercatoriaq.it site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.
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