Star cyclist Froome's African roots

Tour de France winner was discovered by local cyclist who devoted his life to coaching young boys from poor backgrounds.

Last Modified: 22 Jul 2013 11:26
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Tour de France winner Chris Froome was born in Kenya and first trained in a small village.
He was discovered by a well-known local cyclist who has devoted his life to coaching young boys from very poor backgrounds.
Al Jazeera's Catherine Soi reports from Kikuyu in central Kenya


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