A full time coach specialising in endurance, and ultra endurance, cycle coaching for athletes of all levels. Offering coaching to mountain bike and road cyclists from all over the world. His current clients include an ex-Olympian, two World Champions, and many prominent age-groupers all making their mark in their prospective races. His related performance experience includes, 3 years consulting for Drag2Zero, regional coach for British Cycling, and 6 years as a race team manager and head coach.
Initially known as an ultra endurance mountain biker Rob was the benchmark ultra athlete in the UK in the mid 2000s. His palmarès includes over 130 race victories, a masters World title, and numerous ultra cycling records. He has featured in all the major magazines, two books and a film. He was inducted into the UK MTB Hall of Fame in 2013.
His coaching journey began 24 years ago in 1995, and he has the knowledge and experience that only time doing the job can offer. He has helped many athletes to exceed their personal dreams and ambitions over the years, but his coaching is not limited to athletes. To date he has coached 7 other coaches, and mentored 4 of them to build successful full time coaching businesses.
Rob is often a go-to coach for the media on matters relating to endurance cycling. He has contributed to countless articles for magazines and websites including: Cycling Weekly, What MTB, Singletrack, MBR, MBUK, British Cycling and TrainingPeaks. He wrote the chapter on ultra endurance for the Mountain Bike Skills Manual (Clive Forth - A,C & Black)
The athletes he has coached have won: World Championships, European Championships, National Championships, UCI Stage Race, UCI Gran Fondo, Bikepacking, Ultra, Mountain Bike, Road, Time Trial, Cyclocross, Duathlon. He has coached many age groupers to PB in all the major disciplines, and the major sportives the likes of Etape Du Tour, Ride London, La Marmotte, Mallorca 312, and major gravel races such as Dirty Kansa.
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Professional
1-on-1 Coaching, Consultations, Remote Coaching, Nutrition, Mental Skills, Bike Fit, Biochemical Analysis
Road Cycling, Mountain Biking, Cyclocross
The desire to work smart and progress as an athlete.
The coach consultation includes a one hour discussion with a TrainingPeaks Level 2 coach on the phone or video call. This also includes one month of TrainingPeaks Premium Athlete Edition and a completed coaching consultation summary after your call.
Each monthly coaching service comes with a 30-day, no questions asked, money-back guarantee, a TrainingPeaks Premium Athlete Edition account, a start-up consultation, goal planning and an individualized plan.
* Note: You will only be charged the $99 startup fee today. Monthly billing will begin after TrainingPeaks connects you with your coach.