Date of Birth: Age: Height: Birth Place: School Attended:
26 October 1992
2012 – 3rd U23 – SA Time Trial Championships
2012 – 1st Place Stage 4 – Clover Tour
2013 – 1st Place – Carousel Classic
2017 – Yellow Jersey – Stage 3 and 2nd place overall (losing by 1.04 seconds) – Tour of Good Hope
What has cycling taught you?
“To improvise and adapt quickly to the unexpected;
remain humble when things go right; and work hard when
things get tough.”
Q & A
First cycling club Bring It On Cycling Club, Kloof, KZN
Childhood hero Michelangelo (Ninja Turtle) and Will Smith
What do you love most about cycling? A bike ride has endless possibilities and zero limitations.
What keeps you going when you’re on the limit? Knowing that giving up will hurt even more.
What has cycling taught you? To improvise and adapt quickly to the unexpected; remain humble when things go right; and work hard when things get tough
What teams did you ride for before Team ProTouch? Team a[s]g U23
Tasol GT Pro Cycling Team
Favourite race Local – Amashova
International – Paris–Roubaix
Favourite ride December 2015 in KZN with friends – 235km and a 5000m climb.
If you weren’t a rider, what would you be?
Interests away from cycling Running, hiking, tennis and squash .
Favourite music Depends on my mood – anything that sounds good and catchy
Who makes you laugh the most in Team ProTouch? Tony with his ‘back in the day’ stories.
Best friend in the peloton Reynard Butler.
Favourite food Healthy – steak, broccoli and sweet potato.
Most famous person you’ve met Cadal Evans in Switzerland at a BMC product launch
Most embarrassing moment They are all really bad .
Best advice Always live with an attitude of gratitude. Always adopt a next level work ethic. Don’t try to change the world. Find something you love doing, do it as much as you can, and eventually your world will change .