Is the first time you have had support from the Dave Rayner Fund?
Yes it's the first time I've received support from the Dave Rayner Fund.
What is your cycling history?
I've been cycling for 11yrs now and my dad introduced me to the sport by taking me to watch the national cyclo-cross championships at Sutton Park and decided I wanted to give it a go after that.
What team are you joining?
The team I'm joining for the 2014 season is AC Bisontine (Amicale Cycliste Bisontine), which is based in Besancon, France. Jean de Gribaldy who was a Pro rider in the 40's and 50's and went on to be a DS for a number of Pro teams in the 70's and 80's formed the team, and a notable rider that used to ride for the team is Morgan Kneisky.
What is your race programme looking like?
My race programme is looking like it will be mostly races in France.
Are you going on a training camp with the team?
Yes I've got a team training camp from the 22nd February till 1st March
When are you heading out to Europe/USA?
I'm heading out to France at the start of February.