Matthew Syed

Matthew Syed is a former three-times Commonwealth table tennis champion and a two-time Olympian. He is author of Bounce: How Champions are Made, a columnist for The Times and a commentator for the BBC and Eurosport.


 Related Sessions

Sunday, 10.00am Seminar Space
Are we a nation of sporting losers?

Sunday, 11.00am Lecture Theatre 2
School sport

 Publications

Bounce: how champions are made (Fourth Estate, 2010)

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