MITCHELL Ethan < Back  
Sport Cycling - Track
CGA New Zealand   
Gender Men
Born 19 Feb 1991 in Auckland, NZL
Height1.80 m
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Auckland, NZL
Occupation Athlete
Languages English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He became involved in cycling at age 17 while he was at school.
Why this sport? A friend encouraged him to compete at a trial event in Auckland, New Zealand. He became interested and met then national sprint coach Justin Grace when he bought a bike from him at a local shop. Grace encouraged him to join the cycling club.
Name of coach Rene Wolff [national]
General Interest
Most influential person in career New Zealand cyclists Edward Hawkins and Sam Webster. (stuff.co.nz, 16 Apr 2017)
Famous relatives His sister Henrietta finished second in the junior team sprint at the 2010 World Championships in Montichiari, Italy. (SportsDeskOnline, 19 May 2014; New Zealand Commonwealth Games Guides, 2010)