Team Avenir

Meet the riders in the Avenir Race Team

(We are always on the look out for talented riders to join our growing team.  Get in touch with us via the contact form, or our social media if you are keen to be considered to ride for us in 2021)

Athlete Profile - Samuel Wyatt-Haines

Home:  Exeter, Devon
Riding experience:  5 years
Biggest cycling challenge:  Virtual Everesting (14.5hrs, 356km)
Favourite discipline: Time trialling and Criterium racing
Favourite place to ride:  Teign Valley, Devon
Favourite place to ride abroad:  Col De Femenia 
Goals for future:  Sub-20 minutes for 10 mile TT / Sub 50 minutes for 25 mile TT / Cat 2 racing licence / Professional triathlon licence 
Favourite piece of Avenir kit:  Elite Bib Shorts
Bikes you own:  Giant TCR SL Advanced Disc / Giant Trinity Advanced Pro / Giant Propel Advanced Pro 
Best cycling advice:  You are never too pro to wave
Best cycling maintenance tips:  Fairy liquid with water. Better than any bike specific cleaning substance
Best cycling hack:  WD-40 works as a chain lube and keeps the chain very clean

Athlete profile - Lewis Fossard

Home:  Bridgwater, Somerset
Riding experience:  3 years
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Favourite discipline: Time trialling 
Favourite place to ride:  Devon lanes
Favourite place to ride abroad:  Sa Calobra / Puig Major
Goals for future:  Cat 2 racing licence
Favourite piece of Avenir kit:  Elite Jersey - perfect race fit!
Bikes you own:  Specialized Disc Sport
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