Pitch Issue No.4

From here, it's mainly downhill


Cycling. Toured.
Basketball. Hooped.
Manchester United. Given the-once-over.
Dave Ryding. In Conversation.
Skateboarding. Given its time.
Banger Racing. Smashed up.
Competition winners. Announced
Noel Gallagher. In a minute.

Jacqueline Joyner-Kersee. Wimbledon 2013 re-lived. Long-distance phenom, Haile Gerbrselassie. Boxing’s Sonny Liston. And Eric Cantona meets Patrick Morrissey. All-in-all, we think it’s our best yet. So don’t miss out.

Inside This Issue…
The Barkley Marathon gets poked from afar by Pitch editor, Andy Afford. There’s a new book out about following football with faith. Tom Simpson’s life – and passing – is plotted with all its ups and downs. We visit Dave ‘The Rocket’ Ryding’s café. Courtesy of Andrew Boulton we’ve Hollywood’s most inspirational. And we say goodbye to such game-changers as Dick Fosbury, John Motson, and Dickie Davies. From here, it’s mainly downhill.

Stories of Modern Sport


Going for Gold

Pitch uncovers five olympic athletes in red white 'n' blue with a better-than-evens chance of winning.

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Rocking The Rings

Paul Simpson offers up some unforgettable moments that transcended The Games.

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To Tommy

An infamous death, a career as one of Britain's greatest ever road racers, and a personality to match.

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