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Matthew Mitcham, Olympic Gold Medallist and author of Twists and Turns, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

 The Booktopia Book Guru asks Matthew Mitcham Olympic Gold Medallist and author of Twists and Turns Ten Terrifying Questions  ———————— 1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? All in Brisbane. QEII (coopers plains), raised in Camp Hill (I had no chance to be straight!) educat... Read more

by | November 23, 2012

BIG NEWS: Olympian Matthew Mitcham is coming to Booktopia to sign copies of Twists and Turns!

Twists and Turns People kept remarking on how they were surprised that a gold medal and fame hadn’t changed me. I always responded, ‘Why would I change? Being me is the easiest person to be.’ I was lying. It wasn’t. At the Beijing Olympic Games, he made history with an unforgettable dive, the first to ever score perfect tens from all four judges, and won gold for Australia. Grinning with pride ... Read more

by | November 17, 2012