• Name: Vincenzo (VJ) Pratley
  • Age: 19
  • Hometown: Blakesley
  • College: St Hugh’s
  • Degree: Physics
  • Previous education: Sponne School and Sixth Form College
  • Cycling discipline(s): Road and Time-Trial
  • First cycling club: A5 Rangers
  • First race: Dalton Barracks Winter crit series round 1
  • Best result: 22:32 in a 10 TT on a road bike
  • Pre-race ritual: Check my brakes aren’t rubbing multiple times
  • Favourite ride: Passo Gavia, Italy 2017
  • Greatest ride: Three times up the passo del stelvio, Italy 2017
  • Longest ride: 212 km
  • Favourite ride food: Josh Long’s rice cakes
  • Favourite pro: Froome
  • Favourite race (to watch): Le Tour de France