Praise for Heroes, Villains & Velodromes:
'This is an absolutely must-read book…Moore has cleverly used the very cogent words of others to paint a picture of real characters within a new order' Graeme Obree, Scotsman
'A cracking story…I couldn't put it down' Hugh Porter, BBC cycling commentator
'Like its hero, this book is the real McHoy.' Scotland on Sunday
'An excellent book'. The Sunday Times
'…an inspiring tale. And in Richard Moore it has a splendid chronicler.' Independent on Sunday
About the Author
Richard Moore is a freelance journalist who has written on sport, art and literature, contributing to the Scotsman, Scotland on Sunday, Herald, Guardian and Sunday Times. He was a member of the Scotland team in the Prutour, the nine-day cycling tour of Britain, and represented Scotland in the 1998 Commonwealth Games. His first book for HarperSport, In Search of Robert Millar, won Best Biography at the 2007 British Sports Book Awards. His Heroes, Villains and Velodromes was a bestseller for HarperSport in 2008, and in 2009 he ghosted Chris Hoy's autobiography.