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Etape Du Dales 2018 – TheSufferingCyclist Review

Published 14th June 2018

The Etape du Dales is a classic event taking in some of the iconic climbs in the Yorkshire Dales. Here is a review of the recent 2018 event that happened last month, written by TheSufferingCyclist. Want to learn more about the Etape du Dales? Click here.     Here it is sports fans, the first sportive […]

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Phil Jones – Tour of Britain – One Day Ahead

Published 5th June 2018

Phil Jones MBE, the Managing Director of Brother UK, will ride the entire route of the 2018 Tour of Britain in September, one day ahead of the elite professional riders who will tackle the same demanding eight-stage course.   Jones, 49, will ride with cancer survivor James Golding, the world record holder for the greatest […]

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Owen James Gets PEZ’d!

Published 9th May 2018

Rider Interview: Ed Hood has been talking to the ‘young blood’ coming through and next on his list of marked men is a Welshman making a name for himself in the ‘Heartland’ of French cycling – Brittany. Owen James gets the PEZ interrogation. It may not seem like it but there are cycling life forms outside […]

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The Cycling Podcast Féminin

Published 6th April 2018

The Cycling Podcast Féminin is a monthly show dedicated to women’s cycling. It is hosted by Orla Chennaoui and Richard Moore. Taken from The Cyrling Podcast Féminin website.

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Get to know Elliot Redfern

Published 26th March 2018

The Dave Rayner Fund helps support plenty of riders in the UK each season who, without the fund’s support, simply would not be able to race abroad. Once such rider is Elliot Redfern, and the Englishman now calls the Basque Country home. He is racing his second season as an U23, and he spoke exclusively […]

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Jacob Vaughan – Moving up to the Lotto-Soudal U23 team

Published 14th February 2018

Jacob Vaughan is arguably the most successful of the Dave Rayner Fund intake of ’17 with his move this year to the Lotto-Soudal U23 team. A solid first year U23 last season was capped with an excellent win in the Guido Reybrouck Classic. Jacob Vaughan. Photo©Joeri De Coninck We caught up with him prior to his first […]

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Eiser Hirumet’s big day out – By George Jary

Published 11th February 2018

Last weekend my team, Eiser Hirumet, had planned a team training session but the weather forecast for the Basque Country was terrible. So, after a flurry of messages on the Whatsapp group late on Friday night, we came up with a plan. We decided to meet up earlier than normal and drive south until we saw the […]

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Harry heads for continental challenge

Published 9th February 2018

AN AMBITIOUS rider is taking the first step on the road towards a professional cycling career.  Roberttown teenager Harry Hardcastle set off for France yesterday (Thurs) to join the AC Bisontine team for the 2018 season. The 18-year-old former Spen Valley High School student has plenty of experience and success riding for UK teams and […]

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Stuart Balfour – “For 2018, I’m focused on trying to pull in some big results”

Published 2nd February 2018

Time for VeloVeritas to catch up with Scottish David Rayner funded rider, Stuart Balfour. It’s been a year since last we spoke to Stuart so a wee bit to catch up on: Stuart Balfour. Photo©Alexia Tintinger Tell us what the Dave Rayner fund means to you? “I’m really proud to be supported by the Dave Rayner Fund […]

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Theo Hartley – Racing for Belgian team Illi Bikes, thanks to the Dave Rayner Fund

Published 29th January 2018

It’s that time when young men and women head off across the North Sea or English Channel to pursue dreams of two wheeled glory. But nothing is cheap in this world, especially given the current tragic Sterling to Euros exchange rate. The David Rayner has been helping young riders realise their continental dreams since 1995 […]

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