The son of cyclist Maurice Burton, Germain joined the British Cycling Olympic Academy Programme in 2013.
In 2013 Burton was part of the men's team pursuit squad that finished fourth at the UCI Juniors Track World Championships in Glasgow.
At the final round of the 2014/15 UCI World Cup series in Cali, Colombia, Germain rode in the team pursuit event and won the bronze medal - a strong result for the Academy team.
Germain was crowned as the European Under-23 team pursuit champion in 2015.
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Selected Career Highlights to Date
UEC Junior and Under-23 European Track Championships, Athens, Greece
Gold, Team pursuit
UCI Track Cycling World Cup, Cali
Bronze, Team pursuit