‘Overnight my limbs stopped working’: The day one cyclist's life changed forever

Just getting back into cycling after a dalliance with motorsport, Ted Reddick was struck down by a debilitating neurological condition

Ted Reddick (Daniel Gould)

A keen racing cyclist from the age of 18, Ted Reddick was still riding at a good club standard in his early 30s when work commitments started taking over.

"I’d clocked 21 minutes for 10 miles and 56 for 25 – all on steel bikes, none of this carbon stuff," recalls the Colnago devotee. "Cycling for me was everything. But in the back of my mind I knew I couldn’t give it my all because of work."

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