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James Hill

Cycling discipline :Road and time trail
Did you do any other sports before Cycling : I played rugby (not fun!) and cricket for school, Football for Dinnington Town (won the league!), triathlon, cross country and a bit of track running. Also love hill/fell walking and quad biking with mates.
How did you get into cycling : I’d always enjoyed riding a bike just for fun with my dad, as he raced when he was younger. I went to the tour de France in 2012 and it inspired me to have a go at racing myself.
Time in competitive cycling: 1 year
First competitive bike : Planet X Nanolight with SRAM Red
Favourite circuit : Don’t really have one.
What is the hardest race you’ve ridden so far : High Peaks road race during a gale
Favourite training ride : Derbyshire ride
Favourite most inspiring Sports personality : Greg Lemond because to win the tour on a further two occasions (apparently without drugs) after being shot was awesome.
Any hobbies/interests outside of cycling: Walking in the Lake District, quad biking,
Do you have any hero’s, have you met them : Sir Ranulph Fiennes. I’ve not met him but Dad had dinner with him.
Favorite bands/artists : Foo Fighters
Likes : Ice cream, sleeping, fast cars and motorbike racing.
Dislikes :Cheese, completing questionnaires, fish & punctures

Nov 12, 2013 | Category: Junior Team, Team Members | Comments: none