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The outstanding cyclist of these Games was the Frenchman Pierre Trentin. He was 24 years old, and had been competing in the sport for a decade. For years, he juggled two passions – on the one hand, the training and preparation needed to be a top cyclist; on the other, the similar effort that he put into becoming a leather craftsman.

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IOC - Pierre Trentin - Cycling track
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