The Flying Scotsman

flying scotsman

The true story of 4 time world record holder Graeme Obree who triumphs against the World Cycling Federation board who continues to change the rules against Graeme’s riding style and home made bicycle. He questions, challenges and defies the rules and authority. Graeme was abused as a youth by the neighborhood bullies until one day his parents bought a 10 speed bicycle for Christmas opening the door of escape and a new world for Graeme. He built his bike from scratch including a 1,200 rpm sealed bearing from his wife’s washing machine to beat his competitor’s $500,000 computer created bicycle.

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