Carbon Team

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  • Jock Hughson

    • Country: Australia
    • Birthdate: 25 April 1966
    • Height: 178cm
    • Weight: 81kg
    • Riding Since: The end of the Vietnam War
    • Victories: Inland Sea Race, Three hours of Duhell
    • Specialty: All rounder, good in a bunch sprint
    • Nickname: Wex
    • Hobbies: Singing, Wakeboarding, Snow Skiing
    • Favorite Race: Tour of Al Zubarah, Tour of the Southern Grampians
    • Social Media handles: @jockhug on Instagram
    • 2014 and 2015 race stats: Nearly always in the top five in the local Criteriums and road races in the 2014/15 road season. Two wins in MTB races: InLand Sea Traverse 2015, Three Hours of Duhell
    • Strava Profile
    • A bit about yourself:  A wily veteran with racing experience over many years in Australia and The Netherlands...

  • Mathew Wilson

    • Country: Great Britain
    • Birthdate: 14th Jan 1979
    • Height: 172cm
    • Weight: 73kg
    • Riding Since: 1993
    • Victories: 2 x 1st Qatar open men's, 2 x 1st qatar crits. 1st place - London to Edinburgh rat race 2014
    • Specialty: Domestique
    • Nickname: Cruise
    • Hobbies: Motocross, Downhill MTB, Rock Climbing
    • Favorite Race: Paris-Roubaix
    • Social Media handles: @Prof_MatWilson on Twitter
    • 2014 and 2015 race stats: 2 x 1st Qatar open men's, 2 x 1st qatar crits. 1st place - London to Edinburgh rat race 2014
    • A bit about yourself: Ex-International Triathlete for Great Britain. Over 200 triathlons including ITU World Long Course Championships. 1 marathon des Sables. 3rd in Race Across America (3200 miles!), qualified for UCI world amateur champs 2015...

  • Julien Periard

    • Country: Canada
    • Birthdate: 5th Jan 1977
    • Height: 172.5cm
    • Weight: 70kg
    • Riding Since: 1999
    • Victories: 1st Aspire Aquathlon (Nov 2011), 1st Dubai 2XU Sprint triathlon (Dec 2013)
    • Specialty: Sprinter, Climber
    • Nickname: Jules, Peer
    • Hobbies: Basket ball, Traveling, Movies
    • Favorite Race: Dukhan Race
    • Social Media handles: @DrJPeriard on Twitter
    • 2014 and 2015 race stats: 1st QCR Crit race (May 2014, 2015)
    • Strava Profile
    • Julien is a research scientist at Aspetar, looking into the influence of heat stress and altitude on athletic performance. He is a former professional triathlete having competed for Canada on the ITU World and Continental Cup circuit (2002-2007), as well as the French Grand Prix (2005). During this time, he was part of the National Development Team and trained at the National Triathlon Centre in Victoria, Canada. Julien is also a former age group national triathlon champion (2001). As a cyclist, he has won regional road races in Canada and Qatar, competed in multi-stage mountain bike races in Australia and Oman, along with the Tour of Sharjah and Al Zubarah, both UCI (2.2) multi-stage road races...

  • Paul Cowland

    • Country: Medway Towns, Kent, England
    • Birthdate: 3rd May 1980
    • Height: 5'7
    • Weight: 71kg
    • Riding Since: Road riding for 2 years.  MTB since 1993.  On two wheels since 1983
    • Victories: A few local Criteriums. 1st in Open Cat, 3hrs Duhell XC race
    • Specialty: I can sprint. I can climb. I can sandbag. I cannot Time Trial
    • Nickname: None
    • Hobbies: Cycling, building bikes, being a Dad.  Big Gillingham FC fan
    • Favorite Race: Tour of Al Zubarah, Lusail Crits
    • Social Media handles: @paul_cowland on Instagram, @mrcowland on Twitter
    • 2014 and 2015 race stats: Rarely missed a podium place in Qatar's local road races through 2014.  Finished somewhere around the middle of the field in the 2014 ToAZ - despite puncturing five times... Qualified for UCI Amateur World Championship Final Aalborg, Denmark in the qualifier event in March 2015 (but broke my collar bone 100 metres after the finish line and haven't raced since).
    • Strava Profile
    • A bit about yourself: I arrived quite late to the road race scene and I'm making the most of it whilst I can…

  • Glenn Bull

    • Country: Australia
    • Birthdate: 18th Mar 1983
    • Height: 183cm
    • Weight: 75kg
    • Riding Since: 2012
    • Specialty: (sprinter, climber, sandbagger) - All-rounder, Time trialist
    • Nickname: Bully
    • Hobbies: Cycling, Travelling
    • Favorite Race: Dukhan Road Race
    • Social Media handles: @gbull_vic on Instagram
    • 2014 and 2015 race stats: Lusail Crits (B Grade) - 2nd, 3rd, Dukhan Road Race - B Grade - Win Lusail Crits (A Grade) - 3rd Lusail ITT Elite Men - 3rd
    • Strava Profile

  • Pierre Daniel

    • Country: France
    • Birthdate: 1st June 1981
    • Height: 185cm
    • Weight: 84kg
    • Riding Since: The end of 2013
    • Victories: Broke a Venge
    • Specialty: Bad Jokes
    • Nickname: Beast
    • Hobbies: Music, Art, Triathlon, Trekking
    • Favorite Race: The next Challenge is always my favorite
    • Social Media handles: @pierredaniel_insta on Instagram
    • Strava Profile
    • A bit about yourself: Newbie Cyclist and Racer, former Ice Hockey Pro. Very humbled being part of such a strong team of talents and great personalities. Enjoying the excitement of competitive cycling...

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