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Victoria Pendleton: 32, Olympic cyclist, Cheshire.

17th March, 2013
'I'm not comfortable with the world of celebrity. On Strictly Come Dancing, when they called us "celebrities", I just felt "there is no way". I'm a sportsperson . . . I feel really uncomfortable with it'. Photo: Leon Farrell

Victoria Pendleton: 32, Olympic cyclist, Cheshire


To achieve the highest level of success in my sport, it needed that level of seriousness. You're not going to make a living out of it unless you are "the best".

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