‘…as riveting a read as any detective story, as well as an intriguing attempt to separate myth from fact.' The Metro
'..a prodigious work of research, (which)..delivers overdue illumination of a fascinating Scot'. The Glasgow Herald
‘A classic bird-like climber, light and wiry in build, Millar was the best British cyclist, all round, since Tom Simpson.’ William Fotheringham
'A fine portrait of Britain's most successful Tour de France cyclist.' 'The author's meticulous but lively book traces Millar's journey from Glasgow's tenements to the Alps and the Pyrenees, in whose company he had few peers.' The Scotsman.
What an insight into the tough life of a pro cyclist. Robert Millar, like us all has some faults but I admire the guy for his bravery and courage,in dealing with the circus that... Read morePublished 23 days ago by joe
Didn't want it to end. Interesting and insightful. Highly recommended read.Published 4 months ago by Davey Malin
I really enjoyed this book with all it's ups and downs. A gifted rider sadly disappeared.Published 9 months ago by Den355
What a read, highly recommended book. Robert Millar was a hero of mine,he did it his way, and why not!!Published 13 months ago by Amazon Customer
Cycling is a tough sport and Millar a tough man!
Given what has happened to continental and simultaneously British cycling since the publication of this book, one wonders if... Read more