Born to Ride
The Autobiography of Stephen Roche
|Series title:||Yellow Jersey Cycling Classics Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Random House|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $18.95|
| Book Description: |
The autobiography of Irish cycling legend Stephen Roche, who in 1987 defied all odds to win cycling's "triple crown"
On September 6, 1987, Stephen Roche touched greatness. Victory at the World Cycling Championship in Austria completed a near-unprecedented "triple crown" that included triumphs in the same year at the Tour de France and the Giro d'Italia. In April, against all odds, he fought his own team and an angry, partisan Italian crowd who spat at him on his...