Meet Sydney Uni Velo Cyclist Angus Wilson
Please meet Sydney Uni Velo cyclist Angus Wilson. Originally from Sydney, we asked Angus about his cycling, inspiration and more in our latest Q&A.
Staminade: How did your love of cycling begin?
AW: My mum always watched Le Tour and that inspired me. I started working in a bike shop after school and bought a bike. I haven’t looked back!
Staminade: What are your top 5 tips for young aspiring cyclists?
- Don’t take yourself too seriously
- Eat and drink more than you think you need
- Cycling is a sport of marginal gains and loses – don’t sweat the small stuff
- Be confident
- Take every piece of advice with a grain of salt
Angus’ Successes and Goals
Staminade: What has been your greatest success to date?
AW: 1st at West Head RR elites
Staminade: What’s your ultimate cycling goal?
AW: To keep riding!
Staminade: Who was your role model as an aspiring cyclist?
AW: I never really had one. I have always just strived to be the best I can be.
Staminade: What’s your pre-event routine?
AW: Hydrate, eat and focus.
Staminade: How does a typical training week look for you?
AW: Intervals mid-week and long bunch rides on the weekend.
Staminade: Favourite part of training?
AW: The amount of food I can eat afterwards.
Staminade: Hardest part of training and how you overcome the challenge?
AW: The early mornings are tough. I just tell myself that I’ll be better for it.
Staminade: What’s your favourite flavour of Staminade?
AW: Lemon Lime.
Staminade: Staminade’s tagline is ‘First Aid for Thirst’. What does this mean to you?
AW: Staminade is there to help you when you need it most.
Find out more about Sydney Uni Velo here: https://suvelo.com.au/
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