Alan has been training and racing on Specialized bikes for over 25 years. From riding one of the first Stumpjumpers back in the late 80s to his current race bike, the Specialized S Works Shiv TT, its safe to say he is a fan of the brand. Alan is a Specialized UK ambassador & avid bike hoarder.
Miele products set the standards for durability, performance, ease of use, energy efficiency, design and service. Since the company was founded in 1899, Miele has remained true to its 'Immer Besser' brand promise. This means that we will do all that we can to be 'forever better' than our competitors and 'forever better' than we already are.
"A man is only as good as his tools." Alan cooks on the Miele induction hob which he trusts to produce outstanding results every time.
Simon Smart of Drag2Zero is one of the pioneers of cycling aerodynamics & wind tunnel testing. Simon designs for Enve wheels and Endura bike clothing - bringing both brands to the forefront of aerodynamic technology. Simon has behind the scenes input into many major race winning performances.
Alan & Vicky both race for Team Drag2Zero and Alan is the official nutritional advisor for the race team riders.
The best kitchen gadget ever, used every day in my house for smoothies, baking, grinding and cooking. Reliable, brilliant, robust and like an extra pair of hands.
Providing custom cycle components. Manufactured in the UK.
Clean healthy food that allow me to add essential vitamins and nutrients to almost any meal, nut butters, pro-mix muesli & snack tubes which are great for when you are on the go, which is often.
Bob Tobin at Cyclepowermeters knows everything there is to know about measuring your metrics on the bike. Training to power means your riding is precise and you can accurately measure progress and set pacing targets for races. Bob will give you thorough impartial advice about which system is best for you.
WattShop is a high performance cycling boutique specialising in equipment such as waxed chains, carbon fibre arm rests, bearing treatment services, aerodynamic testing and other watt saving solutions. Wattshop is the brainchild of Performance Chef ambassador and 3 time national track champion Dan Bigham.
Pedal Cover offers bike and home insurance packages for cyclists and triathletes. Run by cyclists for cyclists, founder Darren Thomas combines years of experience in insurance with a career in cycling. He launched Pedal Cover in 2014 to meet the needs of amateur competitive triathletes and leisure cyclists. Head to the Pedal Cover website to request an online quote.
Matt Bottrill is a cycling time trial legends and one of the best testers to ever ride in the UK. After winning just about every championship title possible, multiple times, he put his experience to good use when he launched Matt Bottrill Performance Coaching in 2015. He is Alan's coach and has helped him 'smashitup' and improve personal bests over every distance. He is a mentor, friend and hard task master, however his coaching philosophy and hands on support gets results.