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Ride On! Dame Sarah Storey's Extraordinary Journey of Triumph

S. a. Sterling

In "Ride on!", S.A. Sterling shares the incredible story of Dame Sarah Storey, a true sports legend and much more. Sarah isn't just the UK's most successful Paralympian; she's a fighter who's shown the world that limits are meant to be broken.

From her early days as a swimmer to becoming a cycling superstar, Sarah's journey is nothing short of inspiring. But there's more to her story. Sarah has used her platform to stand up for athletes with disabilities, pushing for a sports world where everyone gets a fair shot. And she didn't stop there. As Greater Manchester's Active Travel Commissioner, she's on a mission to make streets safer and more welcoming for cyclists and pedestrians alike, proving her dedication to health, the environment, and bringing communities together.

Sterling takes us through Sarah's victories and challenges, both on and off the track, with a focus on her work for inclusivity in sports and her vision for better, greener cities. This book isn't just a tale of personal achievement; it's a call to action, showing us how one person's drive can lead to significant changes.

"Ride on!" is for anyone who loves a good sports story, believes in the power of persistence, or wants to see how passion can lead to action. Let Sarah Storey's story inspire you to break your own limits and maybe even change the world a bit in the process.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Independent Publisher
  • Publish Date: Mar 9th, 2024
  • Pages: 148
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.32in - 0.46lb
  • EAN: 9798869239389
  • Categories: SportsMotivational & InspirationalCycling

About the Author

Sterling, S. a.: - Meet S.A. Sterling, an Italian wordsmith on a mission to amplify the stories of remarkable women. With a flair for creating heartwarming pasta dishes and proficiency in seven languages, she bridges cultures effortlessly. Across Italy, the US, Germany, and the UK, she's woven adventurous experiences into her narrative.Through ', ' she champions resilience and empowerment globally. Her book, 'Ride on! Dame Sarah Storey's Extraordinary Journey of Triumph, ' artfully showcases women breaking barriers.As a Women's Organizations volunteer and mentor, S.A. Sterling is committed to transformative storytelling-one page at a time. Prepare to be inspired. Buon appetito!

Praise for this book

"S.A. Sterling's portrayal of Dame Sarah Storey is not only a terrific read, but also necessary. When it comes to women in sport, we need more books on shelves. Inspiring, trailblazing women like Dame Storey need to be known and appreciated. Sterling's Ride On brings a fantastic story to life and also helps achieve parity on the male-dominated sports shelf. Bravo to both Storey and Sterling." - Kathryn Bertine, activist and author, Stand: A memoir on activism, a manual for progress.

"An epic journey of resilience and triumph- a must-read for all." - Daniele Molmenti, Olympic Gold Medalist and World Champion in Canoe Slalom

"S.A. Sterling captures the indomitable spirit of Dame Sarah Storey, making 'Ride On!' a must-read for sports aficionados and anyone inspired by human resilience." - Molly Hudson, Sports Journalist, The Times

"If you're in need of inspiration, 'Ride On!' offers a compelling look into human determination and achievement." - Davide Cimolai, Professional Cyclist

"Sterling's biography of Storey is written in a simple, straightforward style and is comprehensive in its scope. It's evident that Sterling exhaustively researched Storey's life and has done an excellent job of putting it all together in a cohesive profile about an extraordinary athlete. The book's portrayal of Storey's tenacity, even as she competed through the COVID-19 pandemic... is both inspiring and relatable. Sterling weaves in how Storey's successes can be applied in our everyday lives, and the combination is a winning one, making this book a success in its own right. Recommended." - Jamie Michele, Readers' Favorite

S.A. Sterling's biography of Sarah Storey is a fascinating account of perseverance, resilience and determination against odds that would have discouraged a less courageous and motivated person. S.A. Sterling's book carries a powerful message for all women and for people who suffer from some physical or social disadvantage. Like Dame Storey (title awarded in the British Honours List of 2013), never give up on a dream, work towards your goal and aim, like her, for the Highest! -MARGARET STENHOUSE, author of "The Stonecutter's Memoirs"

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