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Film Review: Battle Mountain – Graeme Obree's Story

Mention Graeme Obree and the first two things that spring to mind are the hour record and washing machine parts. It is his unique approach to doing things that have earned him his reputation as an eccentric genius. 487 more words


Battle Mountain (2015)

Director: David Street

Country: UK, Spain, USA

Runtime: 104 mins

The Flying Scotsman rides again

Scottish cyclist Graeme Obree is a sporting figure of remarkable tenacity. 419 more words


A Somewhat Counter-intuitive Truth

The Flying Scotsman’s book is very interesting mainly because it reveals a bit about Obree as a person. It is a case study of what is required to push and redefine established boundaries: the personality traits such as dedication, discipline and obsession. 290 more words