About Bike Fitter Paul Drake

 

About Paul our bike fitter

Does he know bike fit? Does he know sports science?

  • Detailed understanding of anatomy, physiology & biomechanics.
  • Studied BSc in sports science at St Mary's University, Twickenham. 
  • Bike fitting training from CycleFit.
  • REPS level 3 qualified personal trainer. (Register of Exercise Professionals)
  • Worked for Nike and Adidas studying gait analysis for runners.

Does he ride? Is he fit?

  • Ran internationally as a junior. (Trained with Mo Farah!)
  • Moved into the bike trade 10 years ago.
  • Currently road races at 2nd Cat level.
  • Finished 11th overall in Surrey league in 2014. 5th overall in the Surrey league Thursday night handicap series 2014.
  • Completed major European Sportives such as La Marmotte (7hrs 15mins) and Granfono Pinarello (5hrs 20mins) and used to run 5km in 15:20 - SO he knows how to Race and Ride too!