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Meet the Author: Chris Cleave

Gold is the third novel by Chris Cleave and is set in the demanding, highly competitive world of Olympic cycling.

The writer says that track cyclists are "physically unbelievably strong and mentally unbelievably sharp".

Nick Higham spoke to Chris Cleave in June 2012 at the BBC's studio next to the Olympic Park.

  • 09 Aug 2012
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