Interviews

Interview with Till Drobisch

Interview with Till Drobisch

Till Drobisch from Namibia has the potential to become a future Tour de France champion. He is the current Namibian National U23 Road and Time Trial Champion. At the age of 20, he is very ambitious and has a bright future ahead of him. Yolande caught up with the MTN Qhubeka feeder team rider and [...]

By: Yolande Pretorius, 30/01/14
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VeloUK interview Hester Stembridge of Bike Pure-LeMond-Aspire Velotech RT

VeloUK interview Hester Stembridge of Bike Pure-LeMond-Aspire Velotech RT

Hester Stembridge, who will be riding for Bike Pure-LeMond-Aspire Velotech RT next year, lives in South Devon and has been racing for about five years in both bunch races and time trials. She admits she’s only really raced seriously for the last three years but then she is still so young that’s not surprising. Hester [...]

By: Karl Nielsen, 06/11/13
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First year junior to World Champion in one season ….. my special year

First year junior to World Champion in one season ….. my special year

This is the personal journey of my season as a first year junior in British Cycling. My ups, my downs and the learning and development I went through, including my injury woes in the beginning, to my coveted rainbow bands at the end. The end of August last year saw me crash in the National Youth Points Race [...]

By: Karl Nielsen, 22/10/13
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Interview with Declan Sidey (Team Westvaal/Bells Cycling)

Interview with Declan Sidey (Team Westvaal/Bells Cycling)

Rising star Declan Sidey of Team Westvaal/Bells Cycling in South Africa, recently joined Bike Pure as part of showing his support towards a clean sport while spreading the important message. Studying Sport Management at the University of Stellenbosch, Declan is driven by his passion for the sport. We caught up with him ahead of this [...]

By: Yolande Pretorius, 17/06/13
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Interview with Alex Wohler (Team Budget Forklifts)

Interview with Alex Wohler (Team Budget Forklifts)

20 year old aspiring pro bike rider Alex Wohler racing for Australian based squad, Team Budget Forklifts, was introduced to Bike Pure via Teco Training in January 2010 and spent some time with Co-Founder Andy Layhe at the Australian Nationals in 2012. Ever since, Alex has supported a clean sport while spreading the important message. [...]

By: Yolande Pretorius, 19/04/13
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Interview with Team Jeep’s Patrick Belton

Interview with Team Jeep’s Patrick Belton

Patrick Belton’s (Team Jeep) dreams came true when he received an invitation to represent South Africa at UCI World Cross-Country Championships in Austria earlier in September. He did exceptionally well in 2012 but far greater things await the young talented bike rider from KwaZulu-Natal. Patrick, thanks for your time to do this interview with us. [...]

By: Yolande Pretorius, 26/09/12
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The Rise of Alex Edmonson

The Rise of Alex Edmonson

Alex Edmonson represents Australia today in the Team Pursuit of the World Championships in Melbourne. Still only 19 years of age, it’s been a whirlwind year for Alex since he took the team pursuit World title at junior level less than a year ago in Moscow

By: Andy Layhe, 04/04/12
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Interview with Team GB World Record Holder Joanna Rowsell

Interview with Team GB World Record Holder Joanna Rowsell

We caught up with the hugely talented Jo Rowsell as she prepares for the forthcoming World Track Championships in Melbourne as part of the Team GB team pursuit squad. Jo, along with her team mates Laura Trott, Danni King and Wendy Houvenaghel broke the world record at the recent London Track World Cup and will be among those favorite to take a medal at the London Olympics in July and August…

By: Andy Layhe, 03/04/12
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Rohan Dennis Looks Toward Olympic Gold

Rohan Dennis Looks Toward Olympic Gold

We caught up with young Australian Rohan Dennis as he prepares for the London Olympics…

By: Andy Layhe, 21/03/12
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Daniel Lloyd, by Eamonn Deane

Daniel Lloyd, by Eamonn Deane

This time last year he was knocking out 2 hours of tempo while I grimly held on to his back wheel. The option to come through was there but I was unable to take it. Even on the south coast the weather was bad, it was either freezing cold or pouring with rain but mostly [...]

By: admin, 26/11/11
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