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
Thursday 21 October 2010, 7.00pm Royal College of Music, Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 2BS
Sunday 31 October 2010, 3.45pm Lecture Theatre 2
Publications

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


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