Mitch Eliot

Date of Birth:
Birth Place:
School Attended:

20 years
Johannesburg. South Africa
Charterhouse School

Career Highlights

  •  2014 – 1st Place in first race – U16 Dome2Dome
  • 2014 – KOM (Junior) – Clover Tour
  • 2014 – 3rd Place – Wilro Classic
  • 2016 – Top 10 U23 – SA Championships Time Trail
  • 2016 – Top 10 U23 – SA Championships Road Race
  • 2016 – 2nd Place – Gauteng Championships Time Trail
  • 2016 – 2nd Place – Gauteng Championships Road Race
  • 2016 – Winner Stage 1 – Clover Tour
  • 2016 – KOM Stages 1, 2 and 3 – Clover Tour
  • 2016 – Best Young Rider Stages 1, 2 and 3 – Clover Tour
  • 2017 – 5th Place U23 Mpumalanga Tour 2017

Interesting fact...

” I ride a bike so I don’t have to sit behind a desk.”

Q & A

Rider profile

First bike
Silverback Alo

First cycling club
MTN Club 100

Childhood hero
John Terry – Chelsea football club.

What do you love most about cycling?
Just being on the bike and doing what I love.

What keeps you going when you’re on the limit?
Knowing that just go a little harder and you might just win.

What has cycling taught you? 
To be humble, you can’t win every race but when you do it’s worth all the others you didn’t if you work hard, your time will come.

Favourite race
U23 tour
Berg en dale
Momentum Pick n Pay 947

Favourite ride
Haartebeespoort Dam ride

If you weren’t a rider, what would you be?
I not sure but it would be something that I need to work hard for to achieve my goals.

Interests away from cycling
Football, friends and chilling

Favourite film

Favourite music
House / commercial

Who makes you laugh the most in Team ProTouch?
Kevin what a champ.

Best friend in the peloton
Ryan Gibbons , Kent Main & Neil Robinson.

Favourite food
Roast chicken

Most famous person you’ve met
Chris Froome

Interesting fact
I ride a bike so I don’t have to sit behind a desk.

Best advice
You can be born talented but, there is always someone working harder, training harder than you and at the end of the day that man will succeed.




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