Author name: Mathew Mitchell

My name is Mathew Mitchell, 30-something from Staffordshire, UK. Over the last few years I've got more and more into cycling, from the first innocent Sportive events to Audaxes, Go-Races, British Cycling racing and now Time Trials.

Ready for Ronde van Drenthe

Ready for Ronde van Drenthe

On Sunday 15th March, we will start UCI Women’s WorldTour race Ronde van Drenthe in Hoogeveen, The Netherlands. Our team’s roster will be Alice Barnes, Elena Cecchini, Tiffany Cromwell, Tanja Erath, Hannah Ludwig and Alexis Ryan. The 159km parcours has eleven cobblestone sections and three ascents of the short but steep VAMberg climb, with pitches up …

Ready for Ronde van Drenthe Read More »

Silje Mathisen: “Riding at Team Hitec is a great opportunity”

Silje Mathisen: “Riding at Team Hitec is a great opportunity”

Together with Natalie Midtsveen, Silje Mathisen is one of the two young Norwegian riders that joined Team Hitec Products – Birk Sport for the 2020 season. Ending her junior years with an ninth place at the world championships, she now waiting to start racing again. “I haven’t raced yet, as I had some struggles with …

Silje Mathisen: “Riding at Team Hitec is a great opportunity” Read More »

Talentvol, ambitieus, leergierig: TALENT Elabo Development Team 2020​

The elite team of TALENT Cycling will ride this season under the name TALENT Elabo Elite Development Team. The team has a very international character this year. The team consists of eight riders from the Netherlands, Germany, Sweden and Australia. Old acquaintances in the team are Myrthe Willemsen, Lieke van Weereld and Phaedra Krol. For the past six …

Talentvol, ambitieus, leergierig: TALENT Elabo Development Team 2020​ Read More »

The Drop: Anna Christian Developing with Drops

Drops burst onto the cycling scene in 2016, armed with a freshly-striped kit and a determination to create a prosperous cycling environment for their riders. The creation of Bob and Tom Varney has grown from strength to strength, colouring the road with their fighting spirit. A standout moment in their inaugural season was Drops’ domination …

The Drop: Anna Christian Developing with Drops Read More »

Natalie Midtsveen: “I learned a lot in such a short time”

One of the biggest goals of Team Hitec Products – Birk Sport is to help Norwegian talents to become better cyclists. This season there are six Norwegian riders in the team who are 21 years or younger. The youngest of them is Natalie Midtsveen. She is 18 years young and just started her first year …

Natalie Midtsveen: “I learned a lot in such a short time” Read More »