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Victoria Pendleton: My heart sank when I read doping report

Former track cycling Olympic Champion Victoria Pendleton says her heart sank when she read the Parliamentary report this morning into doping in sport.
Via BBC Sport
17 days ago

Pendleton: Some organisations brainwash their athletes into doping

Double Olympic champion and retired track cyclist, Victoria Pendleton has said that she believes some governing bodies ‘brainwash’ their athletes into doping. The issue of state-sponsored doping in Russia has engulfed the Olympic Games in Rio with the publication of the McLaren report just two weeks before they began. On top of the Russian doping scandal, the Kenyan track manager...
Via Cycling News
August 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Olympic cycling champion Pendleton earns 1st win as a jockey

WINCANTON, England (AP) Barely a year after first sitting on a horse, Olympic cycling champion Victoria Pendleton earned her first win as a jockey on Wednesday to potentially set her up for a ride at the prestigious Cheltenham Festival. Pendleton rode Pacha Du Polder to victory at Wincanton in her second start under National Hunt rules. She was unseated in her first race, at Fakenham...
Via Associated Press
March 02, 2016  |  Discuss

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