The VCUK INSPIRE YOUTH RACING TEAM is the first rung of the ladder for all budding racers.

This year the co sponsor Inspire Insurance, will also manage the team of 5 riders taking part in the national race series along with other road, TT, Track and Cyclocross events.


Inspire,,, Club Roost, Transition Cycle Coaching, Creative Nature, Go CoCo, Higher Nature, Love Beets, Pedal Precision, Pulsin, Secret Training,

Meet the riders

Name: Luke Cheetham
Age: 14
Also known as:  Luke "Cheets" Cheetham
Favourite discipline: Track & Road (Endurance) - The bigger the field, the
better !
Best Results: 10th in both the National Youth Circuit Champs & Omnium Finals
2014, Regular Podiums at ACT Track League (top group) Targets Events for
2015: National Youth Omnium Series, National Track Championships, National Youth Circuit Series

Name: Daniel Gibson


Also known as: Dan "Gibbo" Gibson

Favourite discipline: Stage Races / Hill Climbs / Outdoor Velodromes Best

Best results: 2nd Overall ACT Track League 2013 & 2nd NW Youth Champs 2014

Targets Events for 2015: NW Circuit Champs, Tour Of Scotland

Name: Lewis Hartley
Age: 14
Also Known as: Lewis "Littleman" Hartley Favourite Discipline: Stage Races /
Time Trials / Cyclo-Cross Best Results: Reigning NW Cyclo Cross Champion &
National Hill Climb Champion Targets Events for 2015: National Hill Climb
Champs, NW CX Champs, IOM - Scottish - Irish Stage Races

Name: Jonny Holden
Age: 15
Also Known as: Jonny "Juan" Holden
Favourite Discipline: Road Racing / Time Trials / Triathlon Best Results:
Podium placing in Litherland criterium - 1st year of racing Targets for 2015
season: To improve results and performances across the board

Name:  Halley Woods
Age: 14
Also known as: Halley 'the hippo'  Woods (as featured in the childrens' TV
programme 'Doc McStuffin') Favourite disciplines:  Stage Races / Time trials
/ Track Pursuit Best results: UCLAN & Tameside Crit Series Champion 2014,
CDNW Youth League Runner Up 2014 Targets Events for 2015: National Hill
Climb Champs,  National Track Champs, Races in Belgium, Tour Of Scotland