D:O:B : July 97
From : Bangor, Wales
Height : 5' 7"
Nickname : Dani
Started cycling aged : 5
First bike : Was a Mendiz aluminium bike way to big for me at first, handed down to me by the local club
What inspired you to cycle : It’s a sport that requires a lot of determination and effort but gives back a lot of satisfaction when overcoming goals and gives you the opportunity to discover new places
Favorite place to ride : Costa Blanca Spain, my home and great riding all year round with terrain to suit all training needs.
Favorite race : Beaumont Trophy 2016
Post race meal : Steak and chips
What inspires you to keep going when on the limit : Determination to outperform over riders and cross the line with a good result.
Who is your cycling hero and why : Alberto Contador combative stile of riding, makes the races exciting to watch
What has cycling taught you : Discipline and perseverance
Favorite music : Anything that’s in the charts with a few Spanish hits thrown in.
Favorite film : Lord of the Rings and Star Wars
Interesting fact about you : Developed as a rider racing in Spain for 4 years before coming back to the UK for uni.