Name: Evan Oliphant
Primary Club: Raleigh
Started racing when I was 13 riding the Scottish grass track at Highland games then joined the local club wick wheelers and once I went to uni joined velo ecosse and started track and road racing and went on to win many Scottish and British titles and represented Scotland and GB. Now racing with team Raleigh around the world
Career Highlights to date
I represented Scotland in Melbourne and Delhi commonwealth games
2nd in Tour Britain stage
stage win tour Wellington
2nd stage tour langkawi
2nd stage vuelta Mexico
5 times Scottish road champ
Who inspires you and why
Jason macintyre he taught me so much and was a real hero.
How do you celebrate/relax after a big event
After a race I usually have to travel home but when I can I try to have a nice meal normally curry and few drinks with my wife.
Photograph courtesy of Andy Whitehouse