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Breaking the Chain: Drugs and Cycling - The True Story
     

Breaking the Chain: Drugs and Cycling - The True Story

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by Willy Voet, William Fotheringham (Translator)
 

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Cocaine, amphetamines, EPO, heroin — all these are now considered not optional but necessary, not to win but just to compete in the Tour de France. Details of how these drugs are obtained, mixed together to make cocktails, administered and concealed are included in this graphic and uninhibited account.

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Cocaine, amphetamines, EPO, heroin — all these are now considered not optional but necessary, not to win but just to compete in the Tour de France. Details of how these drugs are obtained, mixed together to make cocktails, administered and concealed are included in this graphic and uninhibited account.

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“A moving and spirited account of lying and cheating on behalf of some of the biggest names in cycling.” — Independent

Breaking the Chain provides a unique account of drug abuse in cycling... a memorable book.” — New Statesman

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780224061179
Publisher:
Random House UK
Publication date:
08/27/2002
Series:
Yellow Jersey Cycling Classics Series
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
4.80(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.40(d)

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Breaking the Chain: Drugs and Cycling - The True Story 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
If you want to read about the reality of cycling. You should read this book.