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The Coffee Ride #118, with Reece Homfray

The Coffee Trip # 118, with Reece Homfray RIO DISCOMFORT DRIVING

SCOTSON TOWARDS WORLDS ADELAIDE bicyclist Miles Scotson is using the discomfort of being rejected a flight at the Rio Olympics to drive him towards the world championships in Doha next week. The 22-year-old became part of Australia & #x 2019; s team pursuit team right up until race day in Rio in August but was left out as the reserve while his sibling Callum won a silver medal with the group behind Fantastic Britain. Practically 2 months on, Scotson is back on his bike and flying however this time on the roadway where he will take goal at the under-23 time trial world title on Monday. & #x 201C; That was exactly what kept my chin up at Rio in fact, understanding straight after that there was another objective I could chase after, & #x 201D; Scotson stated. & #x 201C; At the Rio camp I was doing the very best power and everything I & #x 2019;d done, so the training and recovery I arrived is probably going to help me at the world champions so I wear & #x 2019; t reflect on it as a disappointment. & #x 201C; It was simply that I was going truly well and didn & #x 2019; t trip, however ideally that entire block training towards an Olympics gets me a result in Qatar. & #x 201C; I & #x 2019;d been fairly unwinded until a number of weeks ago returning into racing however the last 2 weeks I & #x 2019; ve switched on, am doing all the little things and aiming to come to a peak now which is important for worlds. & #x 201D; Scotson showed he was in excellent kind by winning the time trial at the under-23 Olympia & #x 2019; s Trip in The Netherlands recently by 27 seconds. & #x 201C; I did a time trial at Chonro Champenois a couple of weeks earlier and it didn & #x 2019; t work out. & #x 201C; However my type now is great and I was amazed at the margin in a 15km TT. & #x 201D; Scotson is wanting to medal in Doha where he would sign up with the likes of Michael Rogers, Damien Howson, Luke Durbridge, Jack Bobridge, Michael Hepburn, Cameron Meyer, Rohan Dennis and Campbell Flakemore to have actually completed on the podium. & #x 201C; In 2015 I had an actually bad year with injury and fell ill ideal prior to the worlds and was 2nd fastest at the last check prior to I had the mechanical, & #x 201D; he said. & #x 201C; And I & #x 2019;d sort of ignored it however it & #x 2019; s been gnawing at my mind just recently and I believe that & #x 2019; s aided with the motivation. & #x 201C; This year I actually wish to go for the sky, opt for the leading area, provide it everything and anywhere I end up hopefully it & #x 2019; s near the front end. & #x 201D; After the world championships Scotson will have to decide on his future which might hinge on whether he gets an offer to turn professional in 2017. & #x 201C; In Rio Allan Peiper (BMC & #x 2019; s high performance boss)who had been following me the last year or two stated he saw I & #x 2019;d only done 10 race days on the roadway this year, & #x 201D; Scotson said. & #x 201C; He set me approximately ride with Wanty-Groupe Gobert and my big goal is to go to a WorldTour group next year. & #x 201C; The Olympias Trip probably helped but I require that a person result to obtain across the line. & #x 201D; While that might impact whether he rides on the track next season, Scotson & #x 2019; s long term goals already consists of the 2020 Tokyo Games. & #x 201C; I & #x 2019;d love to keep doing the track however it & #x 2019; s simply how it fits, & #x 201D; he said. & #x 201C; If I can integrate the 2 that would be fantastic, I want to go to Tokyo due to the fact that I missed my chance in Rio and the Comm Games in Queensland. & #x 201C; But I & #x 2019; m at the age where I have to start pursuing on the road as well. I & #x 2019; ll telephone on it after the world champions. & #x 201D; The UCI roadway world champions remain in Doha, Qatar from October 9-16. CAMERA MEYER: WHY I WENT BACK TO BIKING IN CASE you missed the interview last night, Australian bicyclist Cameron Meyer has actually broken a four month silence over his future by exposing he will ride the London Six Day event on the track this month. Meyer said he required two complete months off the bike to discover his passion for the sport and is focusing on world cups, the world titles and 2020 Olympics. You can read the full interview HERE. COACH NIBLETT OFF TO JAPAN AMONG Australia & #x 2019; s top track biking coaches has accepted a task in Japan and will use up the new function later on this month. Commonwealth Games gold medallist Jason Niblett will work as an assistant coach with Japan & #x 2019; s sprinters in the lead approximately the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. He leaves his present function as lead biking coach with the South Australian Sports Institute and stints as assistant coach with the Paralympic team in Rio and head coach of the junior world championships team. STEPH MORTON GETS GOOSEBUMPS AT THE MCG SHE & #x 2019; S a Commonwealth champ, Paralympic gold medallist and Rio Olympian but being crammed into the MCG with 99,000 people on Saturday is a moment Steph Morton will always remember. The Australian track sprinter and long-lasting Western Bulldogs fan drove from Adelaide to Melbourne without a grand last ticket however by 2pm on Saturday was in the stands cheering the Pet dogs to a historical victory. & #x 201C; I was like & #x 2018; well, I & #x 2019; ve been trying all week to obtain a ticket and had no luck so I & #x 2019; m just going to drive over and I can constantly go to Whitten Oval and watch it with all the other fans who missed out & #x 2019;, & #x 201D; Morton stated. & #x 201C; There were a few chances to buy some expensive tickets but my brother-in-law (Clayton )is a Melbourne Cricket Club member so he might line up on the morning of the game to try to get a seat but that wasn & #x 2019; t not ensured. & #x 201C; He got up at 5:30 am and went to the MCG in the pouring rain and you put on & #x 2019; t know if you & #x 2019; ve got a ticket up until you scan your members & #x 2019; card through the scanners. & #x 201C; Then you & #x 2019; ve got to run in, sit down at a seat and a chap comes around and offers you a ticket. & #x 201C; So he got a seat and I wound up getting his tally ticket therefore we might both go. & #x 201D; Morton stated it was among the very best experiences of her life. & #x 201C; It was nerve racking because it was such a close game, however really cool, I was sitting with other Pets advocates and you wind up making friends with them, & #x 201D; she said. & #x 201C; When the siren went off I was hugging the individual next to me, high fiving the individual in front of me, it was only my second time at the MCG which holler provides me goosebumps simply thinking of it. & #x 201D; Morton is still on a break from training after the Rio Olympics where her finest outcome was 4th in the team sprint with Anna Meares. & #x 201C; I & #x 2019; m not feeling guilty about having a glass of wine or keeping up late, I & #x 2019; m delighting in changing off so I can come back fresh and prepared to go once again, & #x 201D; she stated. & #x 201C; I & #x 2019; m doing a road trip with Nettie (Annette Edmondson) and will do some mountain biking then when we & #x 2019; re back from that I & #x 2019; ll get back into it(training). & #x 201D; QUOTES OF THE WEEK … & #x 201C; For me the bike is the most incredible tool and I can & #x 2019; t picture a life without one. & #x 201D; -Aussie cyclist Lachlan Morton after signing with Group Dimension Data for 2017. & #x 201C; This team is truly special since they deal with the heart and when you deal with the heart you can accomplish these results. & #x 201D;- Orica-BikeExchange rider Esteban Chaves after winning the Giro di Lombardia on the weekend. & #x 201C; How many people are on TUEs for a start would add context to what & #x 2019; s going on in the peloton at the minute however I think just throwing them out there, & #x 201C; this is what he & #x 2019; s on, this is what he & #x 2019; s on & #x 201D;, that & #x 2019; s ridiculous. & #x 201D;- Bradley Wiggins tells The Guardian why he does not believe TUE & #x 2019; s in biking ought to be revealed. TWEET, TWEET Yesterday was more than likely on of the hardest races Ive done. It appears the more difficult it is the more @estecharu programs his class.– Damien Howson (@damien_howson )October 2, 2016 & #x 2014; Damien Howson on Esteban Chaves & #x 2019; fantastic season which continued on the weekend. See all stories on this topic Mental Health, Mountain Biking & Taking care of Your Mates Author: Tom Johnstone(Carbon Monkey)At the Singletrack readers awards recently, I got talking to Mike

Hall. We have a shared riding pal and both have significant bikepacking experience, although we approach riding from really various ends of the scale. One thing Mike stated really struck me. When discussing surviving the difficult times … See all stories on this subject Kiwi mother dies in London minutes after catching joyful bike ride Carmen Greenway took this selfie while cycling home-minutes prior to she lost control and crashed. Kiwi Carmen Greenway took a smiling selfie just minutes prior to a fatal bike crash near her London house. The New Zealand mother-of-two took the photo of her

riding a bike as she rode home after a night celebrating a household occasion at the pub. With her phone in one hand, and her other on the handlebars Greenway caught the flight in a slightly blurry selfie. Her mother, Sherry Bennett, seen from behind as her daughter hit an unequal part of the road, flew from the saddle and broke her skull on the road. They were less than 100 metres away from house. LEARNT MORE: * KIlled bicyclist named * Cyclist passes away after Christmas Day fall in Auckland * Killed cyclist Richard Caldwell went over handlebars on Evans Pass Rd * Motorcyclist eliminated in Henderson crash Greenway, 41, died 6 days later from cardiac arrest in St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington. Carmen Greenway was a keen bicyclist and often took selfie images of herself biking the primary road near her London home. Her partner, Rufus Greenway stated it was a regrettable accident that could have been prevented.” It’s unfortunately a regrettable mishap. If she was using a helmet she would still live. They had been wed for 13 years, and owned a audio-visual business together, according to a report by the Daily Mail.”The greatest loss is my kids have lost their mother at 41. I’ve lost the love of my life. No rows, no arguments, I thought I remained in it for 60 years,”Rufus Greenway said. “We were simply living an adventurous life together and it was getting better every day. The sanctity of life was remaining in each other’s arms.” Rufus Greenway had described that Carmen, a knowledgeable cyclist, would regularly take selfies whilst riding -and it was nothing uncommon. “She had actually been taking some selfies on the main roadway, she did that regularly and was media savvy. She was not taking it at the moment of the mishap. She was 100m from our home, one hand on the bars, rather unwinded, and most likely had had a beverage.”She cycled that method every weekend and perhaps it’s familiarity breeding contempt. She was just having a beautiful time, pleased to be with her mother for her mum’s birthday. One second you more than happy and then next second it’s a trainwreck.” “Carmen and I and her 2 sweethearts entered our celebration gowns and got on our bikes … we simply cycled extremely close, simply down the roadway to a restaurant that was a favourite of ours.”UK tells Kiwis to unwind over brand-new immigration policy which was feared as end to Kiwis’traditional OE See all stories on this topic Trek releases advocate program to get more ladies biking Trek Bicycles introduced its new supporter program at the inaugural Trek Women’s Summit in September 2016 with 54 females from across the US and Canada. These ladies will be leading trips, running occasions and helping making bike shops more inviting for female customers, however this isn’t really your typical ambassador program. The supporters will also have the pote …

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