Olympic hopeful: Alex Dowsett

The latest in our series profiling our region's Olympic hopefuls looks at someone we named as one to watch when he was a junior back in 2008.

He's overcome haemophilia to become a British Champion in his sport and counts Lance Armstrong and Mark Cavendish among his training partners.

Under the spotlight is Essex cyclist Alex Dowsett.

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Olympic spotlight

In the run up to the London 2012 Olympic Games, ITV Anglia has been profiling some this region's brightest hopes.