HEIGHT – 1.83m
WEIGHT – 78kg
BIRTHDATE – 20/02/1984
RACING SINCE – 1994
STRENGTHS – Team pursuits/small group breakaways
HOMETOWN – Wangi Wangi
“Speak softly and carry a big stick”.
Biggest win to date – Three national titles (Road time-trial and criterium in 2016; Track scratch race in 2015)
What inspired you to ride – My father racing (and he still does)
What racing obstacle have you overcome – Graves disease. Suffered with it for years and never knew – then had my thyroid removed in 2016
What motivates you to keep going – Keeping healthy and the challenges that racing brings
Favourite cheat meal – Donuts…
Favourite healthy snack – Muesli with yoghurt and raspberries
When you’re not cycling, what do you do for enjoyment – Motorcycling and binge watching TV shows
Tip to improve young cyclists – Get a track bike for skills. Listen to your coach. Always enjoy it!