British Cycling Talent Development Team

British Cycling Talent Development Team

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The British Cycling talent development programme is made up of five talent development coaches, the coaches deliver youth pathway activity across England covering 6 disciplines; MTB, BMX, BMX Freestyle, Track (endurance and sprint), Circuit and Cyclo-Cross.  

You will see the talent development coaches out and around across the country at pathway activity, regional and national bike races and some club sessions.

Talent Development Team 

Joe Malik – Talent Development Manager
Contact Joe 

Joe Malik - British Cycling Talent Development Team

Joe is the Talent Development Manager for British Cycling.  Heading up the talent programme across the six recognised talent disciplines; road, track, BMX, BMX FS, MTB and Cyclo-Cross. 

Track and Road Coaching Team

Chris Heaton – Contracted Talent Development Coach - Track & Road
Contact Chris 
Regions Supporting - North East, Yorkshire & North West

A pathway graduate who has raced as part of the GBCT Apprentice programme, Chris is a contracted talent development coach covering North West, Yorkshire and the North East regions.

Rob Sharman – Talent Development Coach - Track & Road
Contact Rob  
07515 606655
Regions Supporting - East Midlands, West Midlands & Central 

Rob Sharman - British Cycling Talent Development Team

A former Great Britain Cycling Team coach as well as having competed at several Road World Championships, Rob operates across the centre of England delivering pathway activity in East Midlands, West Midlands and Central regions.

Jason Cattermole – Talent Development Coach - Track & Road
Contact Jason
07534 281267
Regions Supporting - Eastern, South East, South & South West

Jason Cattermole - British Cycling Talent Development Team

A former Go-Ride coach with experience of racing track and road as a youth and junior, Jason is the  talent development coaching delivering pathway activity in the South of the country across.

BMX Coaching Team

Dylan Clayton – Talent Development Coach – BMX/BMX FS
Contact Dylan 
07534 281260
Regions Supporting - National (England)

Dylan Clayton - British Cycling Talent Development Team

Multiple World and European BMX titles, experience of coaching on the Go-Ride programme and coach educator, Dylan heads up pathway activity across the five British Cycling BMX regions.

MTB/Cyclo-Cross Coaching Team

Jack Humphreys – Talent Development Coach – MTB/Cyclo-Cross
Contact Jack 
Regions Supporting - National (England)

Jack Humphreys - British Cycling Talent Development Team

A pathway graduate who has raced off-road nationally and internationally and former Go-Ride coach, Jack heads up pathway activity for MTB across England.