Any significant others?
When did you join the club:
2007 maybe a bit earlier.
Why did you join the grupetto:
I didn’t necessarily join the Grupetto it just happened. I started riding with Wayne through meeting him at a print screening course in putney. Through riding with wayne I then met Ricky, Mark, Tom and Desi at this point there was no Grupetto . …….Then at some stage along the years Wayne started charging me yearly to ride with my friends.
What made you start cycling:
Ive always done it?
What bikes do you ride:
Mercian Professional and a Bob jackson track bike.
Give us a brief cycling background:
I used to ride cross country mountain bikes, then progressed onto downhill mountain biking. Then i rode BMX through university . After Uni I grew up and got a proper job so I decided to make a grown up bike purchase and get my first road bike. I bought a specialzsed Allez (the cheapest one) and throughly enjoyed it.
What’s been your favourite ride:
Flanders a few years back now.
What was your worst day on the bike:
Getting caught out in the rain with no jacket on a 5hr ride.
Who’s your favourite pro or inspiration:
No real riding inspirations, but pro riders i like are Sylvan Chavenel, philipe gilbert and possibly a few others.
Riding goals for 2012:
Flanders and to get out on the bike more than last year.
Favourite bike food:
Cliff bar peanut butter.
Favourite cycling location:
Most likely to say:
“Paris Roubaix does not sound like a good idea”.
Least likely to say:
”Thats surprising, Tom never gets a puncture?’