Climb, The: The Autobiography
Format: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Published: 4th Jun '15
On 26th July 2015, Chris Froome entered the record books. He won cycling’s ultimate race – the Tour de France – for the second time. Taking a double Yellow Jersey was a staggering achievement. This memoir shows just how remarkable it was, given the uphill struggle Froome faced.
WINNER OF THE 2018 GIRO D’ITALIA! THREE TIME WINNER OF THE TOUR DE FRANCE. THE FIRST MAN SINCE BERNARD HINAULT TO HOLD THE MAGLIA ROSA, THE MAILLOT JAUNE AND THE MAILLOT ROJO AT THE SAME TIME.THIS IS CHRIS FROOME IN HIS OWN WORDS.’Engaging, vividly evoked’ Mail on Sunday, Books of the Year’What Chris has done is phenomenal’ Sir Chris HoyGrowing up in Kenya, biking down mile after mile of dusty road, and staying in a humble tin hut, he developed a fierce passion and determination to win.The road to Europe was long, gruelling and filled with setbacks – but it prepared him for teamwork as a domestique and then the leap to leader of Team Sky and a shot at winning the Tour de France. In The Climb, written with the renowned investigative reporter David Walsh, he vividly recounts the struggles, the rivalries, the battles, the comebacks. Finally he traces his path to triumph and his mission to help clean up cycling.Inspiring and exhilarating, it will leave you ready to face your own challenges in life, whatever they may be.
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