MARTIN Lucy < Back  
Sport Cycling - Road, Cycling - Track
CGA England   
Gender Women
Born 05 May 1990 in Widnes, ENG
Height1.69 m
Weight 57 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Occupation Athlete
Languages English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She took up the sport in 2005 at age 15, when the British Cycling Talent Team came to Lucy's school and after some tests, she was selected as a potential cyclist. After that she began racing and training as part of the Talent Team.
Club / Team AA Drink - Leontien.nl: Netherlands
Name of coach Danny Stam [sports director]
Preferred position / style / stance / technique Sprint
General Interest
Hobbies She enjoys spending time with friends and family, going shopping and watching films. (Daily Peleton, 17 Aug 2009)
Hero / Idol Mark Cavendish. (Daily Peleton, 17 Aug 2009)
Injuries She sustained a cracked vertebra during a training ride in Belgium in May 2010 after a car ran into her and her fellow team members. (road.cc, 07 May 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Sometimes it can be a risk putting all your eggs in one basket but unless you do you can often end up with no result." (runcornandwidnesweeklynews.co.uk, 26 Apr 2012)
Ambitions To compete at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (runcornandwidnesweeklynews.co.uk, 29 Mar 2012)