French Revolutions: Cycling the Tour De France

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Seduced by the speed and glamour of the biggest annual sporting event in the world, Tim Moore, the ultimate amateur, attempts to complete all 3630 kilometres of the 2000 Tour de France in the weeks before the professionals set off.

ISBN: 9780099433828 Author: Tester1, Tim Publisher: Vintage Publication Date: 6th June 2002 Imprint: Vintage Books Cover: Paperback Dewey: 796.620944 (edition:21) Pages: 277 Language: English Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: ,

Self-confessed loafer Time Moore, seduced by the speed and glamour of the biggest annual sporting even in the world, sets out to cycle the course of the Tour de France. All 3,630km of it. Racing old men on butchers’ bikes and chased by cows, Moore soon resorts to standard race tactics – cheating and drugs – in a hilarious and moving tale of true adventure.

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