Now booking: a day cycling with Roger Hammond

Turbo tips and Kent riding laid on by Cadence Cycling Performance

by Sarah Barth   July 15, 2012  

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If you fancy learning from a legend of British cycling, get down to Cadence Cycling Performance Centre on Friday for a training tips session and ride out with Roger Hammond.

Third in Paris-Roubaix back in 2004, Hammond rode for Discovery Channel in 2005 and 2006, Team High Road in 2007–2008, Cervélo TestTeam in 2009–2010, and Garmin-Cervélo in 2011. He will be answering questions about his time in pro cycling over a cup of tea in the morning, before leading a turbo trainer demo and handing out training tips.

After lunch, load up with energy products courtesy of Cadence and head out into the Kent lanes for a few hours with Roger to put it all into practice, then back home for a hard-earned tea and debrief.

As a former team-mate of Mark Cavendish, Roger is considered one of the best bike handlers in the country, with a career that saw him win stages of the Tour of Britain and twice take the UK road race championship.

The day costs £170 and is based out of Cadence HQ in Crystal Palace.

Book a place here.

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That's not Roger Hammond is it?

posted by crikey [80 posts]
15th July 2012 - 19:20

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Well spotted! We like to keep you on your toes Smile

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posted by Sarah Barth [766 posts]
15th July 2012 - 19:42

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Now that's Roger Hammond!

posted by crikey [80 posts]
15th July 2012 - 19:52

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Who on earth wrote this?. To my knowledge, Roger Hammond never rode the Tour. Not once. He is certainly not a "veteran of the Tour".

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posted by theclaw [75 posts]
16th July 2012 - 7:47

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You could mention that he beat me in a cyclocross race the same year he won the Junior World Cyclocross champs.

That should bring the crowds..

posted by crikey [80 posts]
16th July 2012 - 13:51

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