Racing Team Rider Profile: Brett Waterhouse

Brett Waterhouse

  • Name: Brett Waterhouse
  • DOB: 7 December, 1989
  • Height: 5’ 10” (178cm)
  • Racing Weight: 11st 6lb (72.6 kg)
  • Speciality: Sprinting/Rouleur

And you are:

I’m Brett, and my interest of cycling came at the age of 14 when I started mountain biking with friends. I took up road cycling two years ago just social riding with clubs and mates. I wanted to race within the first few months of riding and Hull Thursday RC has now given me the platform to do so.

Bikes you currently ride:

  • Wilier Izoard
  • Mekk Primo 6.2

Average miles covered in a week:

  • 80-100 miles

Goals for this season:

  • To develop my racing skills and improve fitness

Favourite Rider:

  • Alexander Kristoff

Best place you’ve ever ridden:

  • French Alps, Alpe d’Huez

Favourite thing about cycling:

  • Reaching my physical limit and pushing myself to new boundaries

Most embarrassing moment on a bike:

  • Getting the train home on a club ride after getting the bonk

Memorable achievements:

  • None as yet (first season of racing)

Recent Racing Team achievements/personal news: