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Professor Sadaf Farooki - title to be confirmed

A lecture by Professor Sadaf Farooki, Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge

Chris Boardman MBE

In conversation with Chris Boardman MBE

Mon 18 January

Intellectual Forum, Jesus College.

Chris Boardman is a cyclist, presenter, businessman, and now the Cycling and Walking Commissioner for Greater Manchester. As a racer, he won Olympic Gold, wore the Yellow Jersey of the Tour de France, and broke the Hour record on numerous occasions. Nicknamed ‘the Professor’, he pioneered efforts to apply technology such as wind tunnels to improve bike design and rider performance. After retiring from racing, he founded Boardman Bikes, and was appointed as the first Cycling and Walking Commissioner for Greater Manchester, using his skills and experience to improve active travel opportunities for all.

Please join us to hear Chris discuss everything from his life before racing, to the work he is doing now to make Manchester more livable.

Cost: Free

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Mon 18 January 7:30PM - 9:00PM


Address: Intellectual Forum, Jesus College.
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