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Carl Fogarty - book author

Carl Fogarty is the author of books: Foggy, The World According to Foggy, Foggy: The Explosive Autobiography, Foggy: The Championship Years, Foggy on Bikes: Learn to Ride Like a World Champion, Foggy on Bikes, James Whitham: What a Good Do!, World Superbike Winners: All the men, all the results

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In a world where it is becoming increasingly difficult to maintain a dominance in any sporting discipline, Fogarty has won the World Superbike Championship no fewer than four times including back-to-back wins.
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Published to coincide with the thirtieth anniversary of the Superbike World Championship, The World According to Foggy will delight the legions of motor sport fans in the UK and beyond, and will be lapped by those who have enjoyed books by Valentino Rossi, Guy Martin, Michael Dunlop, John McGuinness, Ian Hutchinson and Freddie Spencer. Foggy's scintillating new book takes his fans into the memory banks of this most charismatic and straight-talking of sporting icons, transporting them into the weird and wonderful world of this endearingly quirky hero of the track. The World According to Foggy contains lashings of adrenaline-fuelled bikes and electrifying bike racing, thrills and spills galore, but it will also reveal the man behind the helmet, his passions and frustrations, what makes him still leap out of bed in the morning and seize the day - ultimately, what makes this great man tick and explains his enduring popularity.
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In a world where it is becoming increasingly difficult to maintain a dominance in any sporting discipline, Fogarty has won the World Superbike Championship no fewer than four times including back-to-back wins. Carl has come a long way since the early 1980s when he used to travel to circuits as far away as Finland in a clapped-out old horsebox. But those early days were also wild and enjoyable times. Tales of hell-raising abound: staggering home at five in the morning before the Isle of Man TT was clearly not the best preparation for one of the most dangerous races in the world. This autobiography tells his tale of a working class Lancashire boy made good in one of the most dangerous and glamorous of sports.
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Winner of 72 professional motorcycle races around the world and now a bestselling author, Carl Fogarty has been photographed more than most. This illustrated celebration of all his race victories provides a vivid reminder of the colour and charisma that he brought to the sport, and why he remains a legend to this day.
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As a follow-up to his autobiography, Carl draws on 18 years of international motorcycle riding to give readers a comprehensive guide to bikes.  Advice is given on how to get started in the sport before Carl explores all the key techniques which the novice rider will need in his or her repertoire. He goes on to talk about preparation for race riding, physical and mental strength, the different approaches required for qualifying and racing, and how to treat the opposition.  Then we take to the track, as Carl explores the essential components of competitive racing, with advice from Ducati's top technicians. A comprehensive guide to motorcycle riding by one of the world's most successful riders
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Michael James Whitham retired from motorcycle racing in 2003, having won only three British titles, the last in 1993. But for well over a decade he was one of the few genuinely world-class UK racers, competing in World Superbike and World Supersports championships for most of those years. To his fellow racers James Whitham is the fastest nice guy on Earth, and one of racing’s most colorful characters.
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This dynamic, all-color volume chronicles every rider and every motorcycle to have won a World Superbike race since the series began in 1988. Packed with action and statistics, career details for each winner, from record four-times World Champion Carl Fogarty, to one-race winners like Gary Goodfellow, Takuma Aoki and Tom Kipp.

Complete with highlights of winning manufacturers - the Japanese giants Honda, Kawasaki, Suzuki and Yamaha, and the all-conquering Ducati, through to the tiny Italian Bimota company. Foreword by Carl Fogarty.