Tyler Hamilton at the Oxford Union
- Event Start: 8th November 2016, 8:00pm
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** Please note that only members are allowed to attend the event ** JOIN NOW: https://www.oxford-union.org/joining/join Tuesday 8th November, 8.00pm The only American rider to win one of the Five Monuments of Cycling, Tyler Hamilton won gold in the 2004 Athens Olympics in the individual time trial. In 2011 he returned the medal after admitting to using banned substances in competition, the International Olympic Committee subsequently stripped him of his medal. In 2012 he released the memoir ‘The Secret Race: Inside the Hidden World of the Tour de France: Doping, Cover-ups, and Winning at All Costs.’ In the memoir he documents his experiences as part of the team that helped Lance Armstrong claim the Yellow Jersey in the Tour de France’s of 1999, 2000, and 2001.