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by Old Bone Machine

A chance meeting can set you on a new and fulfilling course in life, it can galvanise energies to enable one to realise a dream.

The image below shows pro rider David Millar with a young Mark Cavendish.

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Yet childhood heroes will sometimes disappoint. As adults we realise and understand how we are all flawed. Some though rise above past mistakes and continue to inspire. Millar once a dope cheat is now a strong and sincere anti-doping voice within the peloton.

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The image above shows Millar and Cavendish on the podium of the 2013 British Road Championships. Cavendish with an inspired ride, secured his first champions jersey, Millar a past winner came third.

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