Redemption

Subtitle:
From Iron Bars to Ironman
Author:
John McAvoy and Mark Turley
Price:
£16.99
Publication date:
ISBN:
9781785312069
Format:
Hardback
Size:
240 x 160
Pages:
288

Description

Redemption is the ultimate story of sporting salvation. Born into a notorious crime family, John McAvoy bought his first gun at 16 and carved out a lucrative career in armed robbery. Forced to re-evaluate while serving life at Belmarsh, he discovered an unbelievable talent and broke three world rowing records. He's now one of the UK's leading triathletes.

About the author

John McAvoy has collaborated with Mark Turley to write his life story. Mark is the author of four books including Journeymen: The Other Side of the Boxing Business and Wiped Out: The Jerome Wilson Story. He has been published in the Telegraph, FHM, Boxing News and many other publications and websites. His work was longlisted for the William Hill prize 2015 and named among the Guardian's best sporting books for the same year.