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PEZ Talk: To The ProTour For Adam Blythe

It was five or six years ago, a big meeting at the Meadowbank Velodrome in Edinburgh; it was in the days when the Cycling Weekly magazine acknowledged the existence of Scottish racing and yours truly was their man on the patch. There was a 14 year-old competing; not just in the juvenile events, he was winning races against experienced senior riders. I remember thinking; ‘that one will be finished by the time he’s a second year junior, or he’s going all the way!’