Junior's Team Calendar

This is one of the strongest international calendars of any British Junior Team. Racing National and UCI level races in UK, Netherlands, Belgium, France, Spain, Italy.   

 

  • Junior European Classics: 3 Daagse van Axel (NE/BE), Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne, Nokere Koerse,  E3 Harelbeke, Ster van Zuid Limburg, Johan Museeuw Classic (BE).

 

  • British National Series: Cadence Road Race, Tour of Mendips, CICLE Classic, Monmouthshire GP, UK National Championships, Junior Tour of Wales

 

  • Major European climbing races: Junior Tour of the Basque Country (SP), Aubel -Thimister- Stavelot (BE), Trofeo Buffoni (IT), Giro di Basilicata (IT). 

Junior's Racing Team

In 2020 the Zappi Junior Racing Team includes some of the UK’s most promising junior talent:

Jack Rootkin-Gray

Jack Rootkin-Gray


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GB Academy, Assen (Junior European Tour) 1st on GC, 1 stage win, 3 podiums, Junior National Madison: 2nd, UK junior National Road Champs: 6th, Several Top 10s in National Series.

Matt Kingston

Matt Kingston


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Assen (Junior European Tour): 2nd GC, 1 stage win, 3 podiums. Tour of Wales: 3rd on stage 4, Numerous top 10s in UK National Series.

Euan Backus

Euan Backus


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National 25-mile Time Trial Champion, 3rd Chris Boardman Trophy CTT.

Owen Lightfoot

Owen Lightfoot


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GB Talent Squad, Isle of Man Youth Tour: 2nd GC and Stage win, Youth Tour of Assen, 3rd on stage. 3rd Minehead National, 4th Stage Tour of Scotland, 6th in Lee Valley National Series Race.

Matt Malone

Matt Malone


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6th North West Youth Tour, 9th National Youth Championships.

Sam Freeman

Sam Freeman


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3rd Southern Junior CX championships, 4th and 7th in stages Junior Tour of Assen, 11th Monmouth GP.

Luca D'Arcy Willett

Luca D'Arcy Willett


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Several wins and top 10s in UK regional races.