Graeme Obree refuses to rule out cycling return

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Graeme Obree promised to burn his bike shoes after breaking the world speed record on his recumbent bike in September, seemingly bringing an end to his legendary cycling career.

However, Obree has started to regret his hasty comments and refused to rule out a return to the saddle, despite being invited to take up the role of rector at Glasgow University.

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