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Owen Slot - Author

Owen Slot is chief sports reporter on The Times. He has three times been named Sports Feature Writer of the Year and three times Sports News Reporter of the Year. He will be reporting on the London 2012 Olympics and 2011 Rugby World Cup.

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Cycling for Gold
Owen Slot
Award-winning sports writer Owen Slot captures the gruelling hard work and the thrill of competing at the highest level in this exciting and moving story about an ambitious young sports star. Paper boy Sam is talent-spotted when out delivering on...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/05/2012
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Running for Gold
Owen Slot
Running for Gold is the story of Danny, who dreams of being the fastest runner in the world. Can his determination win through at the Olympics which are being held on his doorstep? In addition to this inspiring novel the...
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Format: Paperback | Released 05/04/2012
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