Show us your scars #18: Owain Doull (video)

We caught up with the Team Wiggins rider at the 2015 Tour of Britain to talk about some of his scrapes through his career so far

At just 22 and already in the mix with some of the top riders in the world at this year s Tour of Britain1, it s hard not to see that Owain Doull is destined for great things. The Welshman took victory in the points classification at this year s ToB, as well as third on general classification2, confirming his versatile talent in a career which has seen him take a European Track Championship gold medal and two Commonwealth Games medals already.

>>> Secrets of the toolbox: Team Wiggins (video)3

But there s been a few scrapes and scars along the way, with the Team Wiggins rider telling us about two particularly nasty scars he acquired as a junior. Keep your eye out for a special cameo appearance from Sir Brad as well in the background.

You can catch the rest of our Show us your scars series including chats with Doull s fellow Welsh riders Geraint Thomas4 and Luke Rowe5 right here6, while we ve also been to see the likes of Simon Yates7 and legendary rider Bernard Hinault8.

References

  1. ^ Tour of Britain revelation Owain Doull in World Champs under-23 time trial today (www.cyclingweekly.co.uk)
  2. ^ Greipel relegation gives Viviani win in final Tour of Britain stage; Boasson Hagen wins overall (www.cyclingweekly.co.uk)
  3. ^ Secrets of the toolbox: Team Wiggins (video) (www.cyclingweekly.co.uk)
  4. ^ Show us your scars #1: Geraint Thomas (www.cyclingweekly.co.uk)
  5. ^ Show us your scars #4: Luke Rowe (video) (www.cyclingweekly.co.uk)
  6. ^ here (www.cyclingweekly.co.uk)
  7. ^ Show us your scars #10: Simon Yates (video) (www.cyclingweekly.co.uk)
  8. ^ Show us your scars #3: Bernard Hinault (video) (www.cyclingweekly.co.uk)

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