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Race against me : my story

Author: Dwain Chambers
Publisher: [Luton, England] : Andrews UK Ltd., 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In January 2002 the athlete Dwain Chambers made a serious error of judgement when he succumbed to peer pressure and temptation and took a performance enhancing substance. The inevitable bust, when it happened, came almost as a relief. Nevertheless it would turn his life upside down. Chambers came clean, held up his hands and unburdened himself of the guilt he d been carrying for so long. His income fell from six  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Chambers, Dwain.
Race Against Me : My Story.
Luton : Andrews UK Limited, ©2010
Named Person: Dwain Chambers
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dwain Chambers
ISBN: 9781905988945 190598894X
OCLC Number: 726295118
Description: 1 online resource ([247] pages)
Contents: Cover; Contents; Front Matter; Title Page; Publisher Information; Acknowledgements; Dedication; Foreword; Preface; Race Against Me; Born To Run; Fame, Fortune And Recognition; America; Planet Pharmacology; My Cocktail Of Drugs; Caught; People In Glasshouses Shouldn't Throw Stones; A Temporary Change Of Direction; Hostility Abounds; Castleford Boys; Running Under Pressure; My Longest Day And Unfair Influences; Running Away To Spain; Beijing And Beyond; Another View From Peter Hildreth; To Infinity ... And Beyond; End Matter; Additional Notes; The Things They Said; Dwain Chambers Timeline. ReferencesAlso Available.
Other Titles: Dwain Chambers, my story
Responsibility: by Dwain Chambers.

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In January 2002 the athlete Dwain Chambers made a serious error of judgement when he succumbed to peer pressure and temptation and took a performance enhancing substance. The inevitable bust, when it happened, came almost as a relief. Nevertheless it would turn his life upside down. Chambers came clean, held up his hands and unburdened himself of the guilt he d been carrying for so long. His income fell from six figures per annum to nil and he had to repay 18 months of athletics prize money whe.

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