Home Town: Bournemouth, UK
Rider since: 2002
Current Category: Elite
Ben is a professional Mountain Bike Coach and an Elite Downhill Mountain Bike Racer who has Instructed all over Europe and has worked with riders from novice to professional for the last decade. He’s a former Royal Marines Commando who was injured in the line of duty after being shot, Since that day Ben has thrived to make a new career from riding / Coaching People how to ride Mountain Bikes.
Ben's now known as one of the fastest riders in the South of England with numerous podiums and results to his name in the UK and around the globe to include a top twenty in the New Zealand National Champs, Third in last years English Championships and also holds the Hardtail National Champion title!
As well as racing Ben likes nothing more than getting his bike sideways bagging a top 5 position at the IXS Dirtmaster Whipoffs in Germany.