Cycling World Magazine July 2017 - Page 130

130 | Cycling World Becoming a Cycling Student W rittle University College, near Chelmsford, Essex, has launched a new cycling academy with local team On orm the first of its kind in the . The innovative partnership means Cycling Performance students can participate in organised cycling races and events, whilst receiving the support and guidance of industry experts as they continue their educational journey. Cycling World spoke to course leader and coach to elite cyclists, Mark Walker. The industry has developed beyond recognition in the last few years. bought my first bike maga ine in 1983, joined a local club and started racing. My friends thought I was very strange! Even ten years ago, you couldn’t launch a course like this; it’s a very recent phenomenon. It’s been fuelled HH[\XX\HX\X[]HوX[[HX] ܈YB[KX[\XYHH]\[X \H\˜HX[XXH\[X[8$HZ\]BXYH[ܙHYܝXH[[ܙH]X]K\B\Hܝ[]Y\[XH[]Z[]\[&]\HYܙK[\H\HH[ܙH[H[YXHX]X[\^HZHۈܙX]\[[\˂H\[\]H]H[[\[XZB]\ٙ\[ۘ[X\܈X\[ \X[K[ܙHX]\HY[[H\Y\[H[XZ[\[\H]\ܝZ\[X]]\X[ˈ\Y[\ۜ]H][]]]\\ܞH[[]\[\\]\HXX[\[[ X\Y H\H[\\Y[][Y[Bܝ[]H\YHZ\X[[X][ۜ]\]\X[X[X[][Y[ ܚ[š[\]Y\]Z[܈]XK]8&\H\HX[[\H]Hو^][ܝ[]Y\܈ܘYX]\]HY[˂HHٙ\YH[][ۈYܙYH܈YHYX\›ˈ]XZ\]]X]H\]]\X\Y\[HX[X\ۋH]H[[\\BYZ[H][܈[]Z\X[H\YBX[\Y\ˈ܈H[ XXHX\ \\HX[]K]]\H[[ٙ\[ۘ[ܝ \H\H›و[[Y[H\[]\H]XZH]Y[]H܈ٙ\[ۘ[[ˈ^H\H]\H]^BYYH8&[&H[Y\[\]Z\YX][ۈ\^B] H\Hٙ\[HHX[]HYB[H^H]X[]]\[H\H][[X\ \]\\Y\[H[[Y\X\ۈ[YHقHXX[\\\Y Y[X]H]B[وXX\H[[\ZHܚX\YX\[[H\Y]Hو\][HX[[\H[[^B]\[\[X\^H]H][[۝\H^B\H[[[X[[YZ[ˈHXY[ZXYBX\\YYܝY[H]Hۙ]\قX[[]\YH]ܜ]HYYܙYH[X[™[X\Z\ܚ[H[\KZ\ܚX\Y^\Y[H\[HXY[Z\\]ܚˈ]\]H[[K'\[\[\Xܘ][ۜˈHܚ][X[]Y\X\H[YH[ۙۈ[YZY\[[Z[ZH\Z] \[\B[X[X[\ˈۑܛH]\\Y[B\\ܝ[]KX[HY\X[YH\[[ܛY\ܛ ][ۘ[[Y[ۘ[[\[ۜ\H[XYH\X\][[Y \ٚ[H][ۘ[\Y\™][XܛBHX[H]\[HH[H˜XYH[Y[][Y\[X\][X[Y[Y[ [\\ۘ[[Z[[[][ۜ\][H[[XY\\ ܈^[\KPY[\Hܙ[\[HYXHۈ \[X\\Hٝ\[\H[ܙYXH[\ܝ[ ]8&\X]][[\ܘYX]\^H\HXYB\[[\[ X[H[HܘYX]HB[]\]H[]\HX]H؋[\Y\ZHœYH]^H]HXX[HXY]Y[X[ [YH]X][ۜ˜[Z[Y^\Y[K\H\H[[H]BX\X]\YZ\\X][ۈ]ۑܛB[]HXYYܙ\H\H\K]8&\ق]]X[[Y]