The book has been a best seller in Denmark (AFP/Getty Images)

The first 50 orders of Bjarne Riis’s new autobiography, Stages of Light and Dark, from BikeRadar’s book and DVD store will receive a copy signed by the man himself.

The book, which has been a best seller in his native Denmark, has been translated into English for the first time and chronicles his life from the shy eight-year-old who discovered the sport, to the champion cyclist turned banned substance user and finally the owner of his own professional cycling team.

It’s available for £12.99 plus pp. Click here to pick up your copy today.

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