Ambassador Athletes

Performance Chef is working with a number of World class athletes to offer nutritional support & guidance
through every phase of the training and racing programme.

Hayley Simmonds

2018 COMMONWEALTH GAMES BRONZE MEDALLIST. Hayley is the reigning National time trial champion over 10 and 25 miles and holds national records of 18:36 (10miles), 49:20 (25miles) and 1:42 (50miles). She is a 2 time World Cycling Championships representative (2015 and 2016) for GB. In 2016 Hayley narrowly missed out on a spot on the Rio Olympic team despite winning the British Championships. As her "day job" Hayley is a key rider for the UCI professional team WNT-Rotor. 

@hayleyrsimmonds

 

 

Andrew Butchart

Scottish record holder in the 3,000 (7:37) and 5,000m (13:08). Olympic finalist in the 5,000m at the 2016 Rio games, his first Olympic appearance. In 2016 he also won the London 10,000m on the roads. Andy’s strength is that he is an inquisitive athlete and keen to learn. He sees his achievements so far as just a start and is working towards bigger things on the horizon. See him in action in the 5,000m at the World Athletic Championships this August.

@andybutchart91

 

 

 

Kimberley Morrison

Kimberley is 2 x Ironman70.3 Champion, holds the 6th fastest ironman bike split recorded at her Ironman debut, is a 10 mile, 25 mile and 100 mile time trial course record holder and in 2014 when triathlon took hold, was the European age group Triathlon Champion. Kimberley underwent life saving surgery at Great Ormond's Street Childrens Hospital when she was a young girl and has had big ambitions throughout her sporting career and supports the charity credibly sharing her love of sport.

@TriathlonKim

 

 

 

 

Charlie Grice

Rio Olympic 1500m finallist. Progression from English schools champion in 2010/2011 to 3 time national senior 1500m champion (2014/2015/2016). Accolades include Youth Olympic Games 1000m bronze medallist (2010), European U23 championships 1500m silver medallist (2013), Commonwealth Games finallist 1500m (2014), World Championships 9th place (2015). Personal Bests of 1:45:53 800m, 3:33:60 1500m, 3:52:64 mile set in 2016.

@CharlieGrice1

charliegrice.com

 

Tracy Barlow

Tracy is a rising star in the marathon world, impressively running faster in each successive marathon she runs. Her greatest performance to date came in the 2017 London Marathon where she finished 3rd Brit, setting a PB of 2:30 and qualifying for the World Athletics Championships that summer. In 2018 Tracy received her second national call up representing GB at the World half marathon championships in Valencia where she set a PB of 72:35. Tracy is targeting the 2018 London marathon followed by the European Championships this summer. 

@runner_tracyb

Kieron Davies

A full time primary school teacher with a busy young family Kieron also enjoys riding his bike quickly in his spare time. Kieron's won numerous Welsh titles at 10, 25 and 50 miles including Welsh records of 18:36 and 1:39:16 for 10 and 50 miles. The 2017 season saw him record three 45 minute rides for 25 miles, a 2nd place at the national 50 and winning the national 100. With a very supportive team, Kieron wishes to retain his 100 mile title and place better in the 25 and 50 championships or the 2018 season. Who knows, maybe even a 12hr attempt if allowed to ride his bike a little more often!  

 

Henrietta Colborne

Henrietta, a 12 time national champion, is taking the next step in her cycling career this season by signing a professional contract with Bizkaia-Durango. Henrietta took her first steps in elite cycling with SwaboLadies.nl in 2017 where she regularly placed top 10 in criteriums and UCI competitions. "The step to Bizkaia-Durango gives me the opportunity to develop myself in the World Tour races," explains Henrietta. "I am looking forward to riding at the highest level in order to achieve even more progress." At just 19 years old Henrietta has a bright future ahead of her. 

Dan Bigham

As an aerodynamicist Dan is constantly looking for ways to go faster. Dan is the epitome of professionalism in his search for performance gains. In 2017 Dan won 9 national titles, 3 on the track and 6 on the road. This season with his team KGF Dan won the team pursuit at the World Cup in Minsk, this along with strong individual performances at the British Champs saw Dan earn a call up to represent Great Britain at the 2018 World Championships. He is also contesting his first major games representing England at the Commonwealths. Dan hold PBs of 17:24 (10 mile), 45:32 (25) and 1:36:23 (50) all of which are top 5 times on the all-time lists. 

@Watt_Shop

www.shopforwatts.co.uk

Kate Allen 

Kate comes from a strong triathlon background as silver and bronze medallist at European AG middle distance championships and 2 time AG champion at Lanzarote 70.3. Having turned her hand to time trialling in 2016, in 2017 Kate won her first National title in the 50mile time trial and came 2nd in the 100 mile TT. With PBs of 20:25 10mile, 50:51 25 and 1:51 50, she is looking to add to her medal haul this summer. Being a busy working mum, Kate started working with Performance Chef after the birth of her first child to get her nutrition back on track. Needless to say time management is critical to success for Kate. 

@KateMcNeill16

www.competepr.com

Matt Bottrill

Multiple National time trial champion winning over 60 championship medals. Personal bests of 17:40 (10mile), 45:43 (25miles) and 1:34:43 (50miles). He is passing on his knowledge through experience based bespoke training plans for cyclists and triathletes as head of Bottrill Performance Coaching. Enjoying new personal challenges as a triathlete. 

@BottrillMatthew

mattbottrillperformancecoaching.com

 

 

Ryan Perry

Ryan dominated the domestic time trial scene in 2016 becoming 3 time National champion (25miles, 50miles, 100miles). He also earned a bronze medal at the British Elite championships faring well against the best of the professional riders consolidating his podium performance from 2015. Ryan will be riding for Team Raleigh pro cycling in 2017.

@RyanJNPerry

 

 

 Louise Damen

GB endurance runner. Bronze medallist at European U23 championships in 10,000m, 7th place in the marathon at Glasgow Commonwealth Games in 2014. Personal bests of 70:47 for half-marathon and 2:30:00 in the marathon. Performance Chef is fuelling her 100+mile training weeks and she builds towards World Championship qualification. Running editor of Real Buzz

@louise_damen

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