Dowsett starts second season with Olympic dream

Alex Dowsett, Tour Down Under 2012, stage four

Briton Alex Dowsett began his second professional season with Sky this week in Australia at the Tour Down Under, with a dream to race in the London 2012 Olympic Games.

"I'm trying to prove," Dowsett told Cycling Weekly, "that I'm ready for the big races, the Olympics."

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