Born: 12 Feb 1990
Hometown: Burley in Wharfedale
Four most significant cycling achievements?
National U23 Road Race Champion, 1st Lincoln Grand Prix, 1st Otley Town Centre Criterium, 1st Stoke-on-Trent Tour Series
Best moment on bike?
Riding the 2011 World Road Championships in Copenhagen.
Person who has had the most influence on your cycling career and why?
Dad - He paid for everything in my early years and has supported me throughout my career.
Rider you most revere/admire and why?
av - I think he is great for British Cycling in general and he has a passion for the sport which is inspiring for younger riders.
What was your first ever bike?
Can't remember - possibly an Emmelle or a Raleigh Max.
Your most "impressive" injury?
Nothing that impressive - just cuts and bruises.
What is your favourite route?
From my home in Burley, heading out to Masham on rolling roads and then over a nice long climb to Pately Bridge.
If you were not a pro-racer what would you be doing right now?
I'd like to own a cafe in the future possibly cycling or art related.
What is your hidden talent?
Don't think i have one!
What is your favourite food?
Tradition British food... A Sunday roast always goes down well!
Do you have a particular lucky ritual before a race or any other quirks or superstitions?
I don't believe in all that stuff but I always listen to music to help me focus and get fired up for the race.
Whats your aim for this season and beyond?
After gaining confidence and winning some races in Britain i'd like to see my riding progess to the European stage by hopefully winning a stage of a UCI stage race or winning a single day race.
What does being in Endura Racing mean to you?
Being able to ride some of the best races in the world with some really talented and experienced team mates, using the best clothing and equipment on the market.