Born: 02 Aug 1989
Hometown: St Helens
Four most significant cycling achievements?
Winning the Canary Wharf round of the Tour Series in 2011
Two stage wins in the Tour Doon Hame
Best moment on bike?
Every time I make the lead group over a climb
Person who has had the most influence on your cycling career and why?
All the boys in Liverpool Century Road Club
Rider you most revere/admire and why?
Bill Nickson - top rider in his day and a very nice bloke.
What was your first ever bike?
A bright green Raleigh Activator - my first race bike was a Corrado
Your most "impressive" injury?
Landing on my privates...
What is your favourite route?
Local roads around St Helens, out over a local climb called Shaylew Brow.
If you were not a pro-racer what would you be doing right now?
If I wasn't racing, I think I'd still be thinking about what I was going to do...
What is your hidden talent?
I haven't found it yet...
What is your favourite food?
My favourite meal is pasta in a nice sauce with chicken and peppers.
Do you have a particular lucky ritual before a race or any other quirks or superstitions?
I like to make sure my helmet is on straight.
Whats your aim for this season and beyond?
Ultimately, I aim to go on to a top WorldTour team.
What does being in Endura Racing mean to you?
It's great coming to Endura Racing for 2012, it means being in a top team with chances to race in the best races.