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‘Oh, THAT Tour’: The Paul Jesson Story

BOOK REVIEW: Paul Jesson was one of the best riders from New Zealand at a time when travel was not as easy as it is today. His amateur success got him a contract with a big Belgian team - Tour ride and a stage win in the Vuelta followed before a life changing crash put an end to his pro career. Ed Hood reviews his biography: 'Oh, THAT Tour' The Paul Jesson Story by Des Williams.

PEZ Talk: Paul Jesson

Paul Jesson was a young man with a pro contract with a top team, podium places in some big races and even a stage win at the Vuelta only to have it all taken away in a tragic accident. He may have lost his leg but he lost none of his courage and determination as he fought back to top International competition again and Paralympic glory. This is the inspirational story of Paul Jesson.