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Chris Hoy And Britain's Cycling Revolution: Richard Moore
Richard Moore, freelance journalist and author, gives a talk on Sir Chris Hoy, the most successful Olympic male cyclist of all time, and the first Briton to win three gold medals in a single Olympic games since Henry Taylor in 1908. He will also chart the success the Britain in the realm of cycling.
Richard Moore's first book, In Search of Robert Millar (HarperSport), won Best Biography at the 2008 British Sports Book Awards. His second book, Heroes, Villains & Velodromes (HarperSport), was long-listed for the 2008 William Hill Sports Book of the Year. He is also a former racing cyclist who represented Scotland at the 1998 Commonwealth Games and Great Britain at the 1998 Tour de Langkawi. His latest book is The Dirtiest Race in History (Wisden Sports Writing), published in June 2012, which tells the story of the 100m final at the 1988 Seoul Olympics.
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Venue: Scottish National Gallery
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