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Jack Carthy | INSIDE Two Day Inspirational Ride

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Inspiration

Jack Carthy takes us on a two day inspirational ride with an inside look at this strict gym sessions and morning training in a local quarry.  Sick video from such a talented rider. This takes place during the 189 days leading up to the World Championship. Be sure to check out “Still I Rise” and “Motivation“.

Train

This UCI World Champion likes to play it down a bit, has been focused and after it for the past ten years. Day one Jack Carthy takes us through his training routine with his trainer, pushing the boundaries to find that next level.  Day two takes us to a remote quarry where Jack picks his way through the rugged rocky terrain along with a host of trialsbike riders.   Line selection here is of the most importance, as it is set on a slope complete with moss, and jagged rock.  No easy lines here.  Jack has also taken young team mate Will Ackerley under his wing with regular riding sessions around his home town offering advice with plenty of banter along the way.

Guidance

Nick Hindle, Manager and S&C Coach for Jack Carthy’s provides us with the insight and guidance on what it took to get to UCI World Champion. 

Jack Carthy began competing on the elite UCI Trials World Cup in 2012. He finished third in his first World Cup event in Aalter, Belgium aged just 15. He won the overall Elite World Cup title in 2014 while still a junior, winning 3 of the 5 rounds. He successfully defended his World Cup title in 2015 and 2016 and is thus the reigning UCI World Cup champion.

Jack Carthy was junior UCI world champion in 2013 and 2014 and junior European champion in 2014. In the Elite category in 2015 he was European champion and finished second in the UCI World Championships in Vallnord, Andorra

In 2016 Jack Carthy won the 2016 UCI World Championship in the elite 26-inch category in Val di Sole, Italy. He was the first British rider to win a UCI Elite Trials World Championship in any category.

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