Born: 26 Dec 1984
Four most significant cycling achievements?
Winning King of the Mountains Competition at the Tour of Britain 2011
Winning a stage and King of the Mountains at the Vuelta a León
Riding the U23 World Championships
Successfully returning to cycling after three years out due to illness
Best moment on bike?
Riding solo over Dartmoor in the Tour of Britain in front of a local crowd.
Person who has had the most influence on your cycling career and why?
No one person, but collectively the Mid Devon Cycling Club for introducing me to road racing and supporting me from the beginning.
Rider you most revere/admire and why?
Paolo Bettini - raced on instinct and was competetive all year.
What was your first ever bike?
A Universal Tracker BMX
Your most "impressive" injury?
Broken jaw & collarbone
What is your favourite route?
Anywhere over Dartmoor or over the South Hams Coast Road.
If you were not a pro-racer what would you be doing right now?
Doing track days on the motorbike and working a 9-5 to fund it!
What is your hidden talent?
Drawing. Oh! And Baking!
What is your favourite food?
Do you have a particular lucky ritual before a race or any other quirks or superstitions?
Nah! Maybe a coffee and some Haribo.
Whats your aim for this season and beyond?
To help the team to success and to achieve good results in the tougher stage races.
What does being in Endura Racing mean to you?
An opportunity to be a part of a very ambitious and talent laden team and an important part in the progression of my career.