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British bicycle wheels may as well be painted gold

I’ve never wanted to get out and ride a bike more than I have over the last two months. I used to have a mountain bike, for some reason, and I completely neglected it when I was younger. Preferring to … Continue reading

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Fifth in the medal table, Team GB have one of their greatest days

Despite the slow start, Team GB’s Olympic campaign really kicked into life today with three gold and three silver medals on the sixth full day of the Games. My high enthusiasm for our home Olympics has never been a secret, … Continue reading

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Enjoy the Olympic sports while you can

It’s a shame that Britain are so dominant in sports we care so little about. BBC Sport today published an article detailing every Olympic sport and which countries are the most likely to succeed in each one. As expected, we … Continue reading

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