10 year old Leah from Olham is a keen roadie but her loyalties lie with with track, where she competes in the ACT league at the National Cycling Centre in Manchester. Here's her profile.
Name: Leah Wilcox
From: Oldham, Manchester
Club: Mossley CRT
What kind of riding do you do?
I enjoy road and track but track cycling is my favourite. I compete in the ACT track league at the Manchester velodrome, I also compete in NW circuit races. My proudest achievement was last year that I became North West U10 Girl Champion. This is now my second season racing and I am looking forward to this year.
What do you enjoy most about cycling?
I love watching professionals race on the track but I also love watching tour stages as well, especially the Tour de France.
What’s your favourite ride?
I love riding in Cheshire on club rides with my friends at Mossley CRT, I also love training with my dad on Saddleworth hills.
What’s your top cycling tip to share?
Watch Global Cycling Network, they daily make useful cycling tip videos.
If you had a tandem, who would you like to ride it with?
I would ride it with Laura Trott or Peter Sagan, my two favourite riders.
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