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American Pro: The True Story of Bike Racing in America

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American cycling has a long tradition of riding and racing on a shoestring and a prayer. Jamie Smith explores the domestic side of the world’s biggest amateur sport in American Pro: The True Story of Bike Racing in America.

American Pro rips away the thin veneer of professionalism among domestic racing teams to lay bare the heart and soul of a struggling sport. Smith trace

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Kindle Edition, 240 pages
Published June 22nd 2018 by VeloPress
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An inspiring and sad commentary about the state of bicycle racing in the United States. We are a fringe sport struggling to survive, we don't have a sustainable business model, but man is it fun!!
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Jamie Smith (James T. Smith), born circa 1965, in New York, is an Alaskan painter, printmaker, and cartoonist and creator of the strips "freeze-frame" and "Nuggets".

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