Highest/most relevant qualification
MSc Sport and Exercise Physiology / ABCC Level 3 Cycling Coach
Greatest sporting achievement
Winning Rider of the Year and Top Points Scorer Awards in my first year for my current racing team, Geared UP CNC Cycles RT
Greatest coaching achievement
Having coached riders fill the entire podium at the Lincolnshire Cyclocross League.
I love seeing progress. As an athlete, you only have the opportunity to see progress within yourself; as a coach, I can see progress in hundreds of athletes over the course of a few years.
Most influential factor on coaching methodology/style
The fundamentals of sports physiology. Particularly, I place big emphasis on aerobic efficiency in most athletes, through building excellent lactate clearance capacities.
Leeds, West Yorkshire