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Rick Broadbent Book and Novel

Rick Broadbent - Author


Rock Broadbent is a sports writer for The Times, for whom he covers MotoGP, among other things. He has previously written books on football, boxing, athletics as well as, most recently, collaborating with motorcycle-legend Ron Haslam on his autobiography, Rocket Men, published by Bantam Press in July 2008.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Rick Broadbent

Barry Sheene The Official Photographic Celebration of the Legendary Motorcycle Champion by Rick Broadbent
Barry Sheene The Official Photographic Celebration of the Legendary Motorcycle Champion
Rick Broadbent
Published to mark the 40th anniversary of his second world championship win, this is the Barry Sheene story as told like never before by the people who knew him best. It delves deep into the family history to get inside...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2017
Endurance The Extraordinary Life and Times of Emil Zatopek by Rick Broadbent
Endurance The Extraordinary Life and Times of Emil Zatopek
Rick Broadbent
Shortlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award 2016. With traces of 'Chariots of Fire' and Laura Hillenbrand's 'Unbroken', Endurance is both a wonderful love story and a landmark tale of hope and strength in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/04/2016
Ring of Fire by Rick Broadbent
Ring of Fire
Rick Broadbent
Ring of Fire is an insider's account of the pressures of being a MotoGP racer. We are given an insight into the stars as well as the officials, parents, doctors, team owners and fans who make up this exhilarating sport....
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/06/2010
Ring of Fire by Rick Broadbent
Ring of Fire
Rick Broadbent
Shortlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2009. Ring of Fire is an insider's account of the pressures of being a MotoGP racer. We are given an insight into the stars as well as the officials,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/07/2009

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