Downhill Squad

Scottish Cycling Downhill Academy is a world leader in developing junior and under 23 riders and supporting them to achieve on the world stage. To be selected athletes must show dedication to their sport and the desire to travel and compete at the highest level in one of cycling's most challenging disciplines. Riders on the Academy are aiming for top 20 senior World Cup results.

2013 Downhill Squad

Joe Connell

Ruaridh Cunningham

Fraser McGlone

Greg Williamson

Scottish Cycling is delighted to announce applications are now open for our Regional Downhill Performance Programme. The programme offers a platform for talented young downhill riders to hone their skills with an aim to progressing to the highest levels of the sport. Participants will be split into regional groups or around 15 riders, and will receive coaching from Scottish Cycling’s Performance team and volunteer coaches, who will be trained with the knowledge Scottish Cycling has gained over years of running the Downhill Academy. For more information on how to apply click here