Monthly Archives: February 2012

Tobyn Horton’s summary of Ster Van Zwolle

Team Raleigh-GAC scored an eighth place finish in Ster Van Zwolle, Netherlands recently. Team rider Tobyn Horton gives us a summary of the race. “After a long car drive on the Friday we made it to Zwolle in Holland for … Continue reading

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The race season starts here…

Fresh from their Majorca training camp, Team Raleigh-GAC begin their racing season with a 1.2 UCI Europe event in Zwolle, Netherlands this weekend (25th Feb). Ster van Zwolle (literally Star of Zwolle) is a one-day 170km road race. The race … Continue reading

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Tough training camp has taken respect and admiration amongst riders to a new level

The boys are now back in the UK. Their bags are unpacked and they’re taking a well earned break before heading off to Ster Van Zwolle in the Netherlands on the weekend. Canadian super-domestique Jamie Sparling gives us a summary … Continue reading

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Tough Majorca training camp is whipping sprint sensation Daniel Holloway back into shape

Daniel Holloway is another new signing for Team Raleigh-GAC, joining from California, USA and bringing with him a devastating sprint finish. Here ‘the Hollywood’ tells us how he’s getting on at the Majorca training camp: “Raleigh GAC team camp has … Continue reading

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Jamie Sparling talks about the highs and lows of winter training in Majorca

Jamie Sparling hails from Victoria, Canada and joined Team Raleigh-GAC in 2011. As well as being the team’s super domestique, he’s also got an ear for a good tune. Infact, those of us at Raleigh HQ in Nottingham are looking … Continue reading

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Majorca training diary: Tobyn Horton

Tobyn Horton joined Team Raleigh-GAC in 2012 after racing for a few years in Belgium. He hails from Guernsey and aside from being a top sprint finisher, he has also been known to turn his hand to surfing and squash. … Continue reading

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Training camp

From Saturday 11th February to Tuesday 21st February the boys of Team Raleigh-GAC will be in Majorca for early season warm weather training – except someone forgot to order the warm weather! The unseasonal snow and ice has led to … Continue reading

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