Hi, My name is Bob Addy. I have been cycle racing for over 55 years.
I am a former British Road Champion, Australia vets Road, Criterium and Time trial Champion, and have ridden in the Tour de France, Olympics games and Commonwealth games. Tour de Avenir, Amstel Gold and rode in 5 UCI World Road Race Championships.
I have also ridden and won many Time Trials. Rode 40 kms in 52mins 15 seconds, 80 kms in 1 hour 47mins. 30secs. 160 kms in 3 hours 52 mins 15 secs. London-York record which was 312kms in 7hours 41mins. These were all achieved on a standard road bike in my early fifties.
On the track I was 2nd in the British Pro Pursuit Title and winner of many madisons.
I am a qualified British Cycling Coach, and have coached schoolboys, International and Professional riders, some of which I list below.
- Roger Hammond – British Road Champ on 2 occasions. 3rd and 4th in the Paris Roubaix. 7th Tour of Flanders. Many wins in Europe.
- Maurice Burton – Schoolboy who went on to ride 56 six day track events.
- David Miller – British Junior Time Trial Champ, went on to become a Pro.
- Matt Stephens – British Road Champion.
- Simon Bray – British Road Champion.
- David Rand – British Road Champion.
- Ian Banbury – British Road Champion.
- Di-Otley-Doe – World Military Track Hour Record.
- British Professional Team – 8 riders for 2 years
- Team Energy
- Scottish National Team – for 2 years.
- Doug Stewart – National Vets Road and Criterium Champion.
- Alison Dyson – National Vets Road and Time Trial Champion.
- Wade Longworth – Up and coming young rider in the Peel Club.
- Brian Buck – Medals at National Champs and State level.
- Two Charity riders in the 212 kms Perth/Pinjarra charity ride.
After coaching and racing successfully in Europe, I came to Australia to retire. After many requests from riders of many abilities ranging from recreational to club and National levels, I now pass on my expertise to help them realise their goals in our sport.
If you would like to have the opportunity of being expertly coached by the most experienced coach in W.A. do not hesitate to contact Bob Addy