Chris Hoy interview

Chris Hoy today launched a scholarship programme to help find his own successor. The triple Olympic champion set out his plans at a press conference in Scone, Perthshire, where the coronations of Scottish Kings used to take place.

Hoy came up with the idea of a scholarship programme some time ago, but after his performances in Beijing he now has the corporate backing to make it a reality.

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