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Former racer Thomas Dekker's tell-all book now available in English from VeloPress

Published December 28, 2017

BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — Dutch cyclist Thomas Dekker reveals the lifestyle of pro cyclists during the height of the EPO era in his book Descent, which is now available in English for the first time.

Subtitlled, "My Epic Fall from Cycling Superstardom to Doping Dead End," the book is now available in bookstores, bike shops, and online. 

According to the publisher, the book "reveals a sordid way of life full of blood bags, drugs, prostitutes, and money."

The 224-page paperback retails for $18.95. Read the first chapter and learn more at


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