10,869 book reviews and counting...

Colombia Es Pasion! Reviews

Colombia Es Pasion! by Matt Rendell

Colombia Es Pasion!

The Generation of Racing Cyclists Who Changed Their Nation and the Tour de France

Matt Rendell

Score pending

1 review

Imprint: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Publication date: 19 Mar 2020
ISBN: 9781474609715

From the prize-winning cycling writer Matt Rendell comes a book on the incredible rise of Colombian cycling

4 stars out of 5
8 Mar 2020

"he explores a new generation who have beaten poverty, violence and corruption"

Last year, Egan Bernal became the first Colombian to win the Tour de France – not before time, you might say, given that the sport is ingrained in his homeland’s psyche. Matt Rendell’s passion for Colombia is evident in this wonderful sequel to Kings of the Mountains – another of his cycling books about that country. Here, he explores a new generation who have beaten poverty, violence and corruption, and can now, via two wheels, tell a story of a more peaceful, happier nation.

Reviews