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.

Food Fridays with Pernille Mathiesen | Cinnamon Porridge

Food Fridays with Pernille Mathiesen | Cinnamon Porridge

Pernille Mathiesen’s cinnamon porridge: Porridge is a really popular dish in Denmark. We have cafes and restaurants where they only serve porridge with a lot of different flavours and toppings. I also think porridge is a really popular dish for athletes, not only in cycling, but also in general; I love it. You can make …

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BBC Sport to broadcast ŠKODA V-SERIES Women’s Tour this June

BBC Sport to broadcast ŠKODA V-SERIES Women’s Tour this June

BBC Sport will broadcast the new ŠKODA V-SERIES Women’s Tour live this 17-19 June.  Action will be broadcast at 19:00 BST for each of the three stages via the BBC Sport website, app and BBC iPlayer. Taking place between Wednesday 17 and Friday 19 June, riders and teams from across the world will race it …

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#UnsungHeroes – Part 1 with Jess Allen

#UnsungHeroes – Part 1 with Jess Allen

Fri 5 Jun 2020 During this continued lengthy period of no racing, we’ve taken some time look back at our fundamental love of cycling with our #BackToBasics series. To follow on from this, we’re using the month of June as an opportunity to reflect and remind ourselves of the special, important people that helped our riders become …

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In Her Words: Ellen van Dijk’s anatomy of a time trial

In Her Words: Ellen van Dijk’s anatomy of a time trial

The Dutch TT specialist talks about what makes the ‘race of truth’ so special, and recounts her last big TT win in the 2019 European Championships. Ellen van Dijk is one of the most prominent cyclists of her generation. She boasts 52 wins as a professional, 29 of those in individual time trials. Among her …

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