• Name: Mat Veal
  • Age: 25
  • Hometown: Southampton, UK
  • College: Lincoln
  • Degree: Oncology DPhil
  • Cycling discipline(s): Road/Crit Racing, TT
  • First cycling club: New Forest Cycling Club
  • First race: Dalton Winter Crit #2 2017
  • Favourite race (to ride): MK Bowl Crit Race
  • Best result: Prudential Ride 100 sportive – 4:30:52
  • Pre-race ritual: Dont forget your stretches, kids!
  • Favourite ride: Richmond park smash fest
  • Greatest ride: Three Ascents of the Passo Dello Stelvio, Italy 2017
  • Longest ride: 215km tour of the South Coast
  • Favourite ride food: Wiggle bar (must be coconut)
  • Favourite race (to watch): Giro
  • Favourite pro: Michele Scarponi
  • Best “I was there” cycling moment: Durak Winter Pool Eliminator Series, Training Camp 2018