Southam: 100 percent delighted I’m still racing

Tom Southam Rapha Condor 2009

Listening to the way Tom Southam talks about his 2009 season, it?s hard to believe that at one point he was very close to retiring completely from the sport.

?There was definitely a point when I thought of jacking it all in,? Southam tells Cycling Weekly. ?I was well over it.

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