Froome: Cycling for the Yellow Jersey

Froome: Cycling for the Yellow Jersey

by John Murray

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Overview

Growing up in Kenya, the young Chris Froome loved cycling so much he built his own bike from spare parts so he could pound the roads in the blazing sunshine. This is the story of how Froome won the Tour de France, the hardest sporting test of them all—not just once, but three times.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781786064660
Publisher: John Blake Publishing, Limited
Publication date: 05/01/2018
Series: Ultimate Sports Heroes Series
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range: 9 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 King of France 9

Chapter 2 African Adventure 15

Chapter 3 More than Just A Hobby 20

Chapter 4 Safari Simbaz 25

Chapter 5 Going South 32

Chapter 6 Morning, Noon And Night 38

Chapter 7 Up and Away 44

Chapter 8 Boy Racer 50

Chapter 9 Changing Times 56

Chapter 10 National Duty 64

Chapter 11 Europe Beckons 71

Chapter 12 That Winning Feeling 77

Chapter 13 Highs and Lows 85

Chapter 14 The Toughest Test 92

Chapter 15 Sky's The Limit 99

Chapter 16 Riding into Contention 106

Chapter 17 Domestique Duty 114

Chapter 18 London Calling 121

Chapter 19 The Main Man 127

Chapter 20 Tour De Force 134

Chapter 21 Crashing Back To Earth 140

Chapter 22 Making History 146

Chapter 23 Top of the World 153

Chris Froome Honours 158

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