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Helen Wyman (born 4 March 1981[2] St Albans, Hertfordshire[3]) is a British cyclist for the Experza-Footlogix team.[4][5] She participates in both road cycling and cyclo-cross and since she began competing at the age of 14,[3] Wyman has represented her country at many international events including World Cups and World Championships.[6] Except for 2013, she was the British national champion in cyclo-cross from 2006-2015.

Helen Wyman
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Personal information
Full nameHelen Wyman
Born (1981-03-04) 4 March 1981 (age 38)
St Albans, United Kingdom
Height5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight123 lb (56 kg)
Team information
Current teamExperza-Footlogix
DisciplineRoad & Cyclo-cross
RoleRider
Rider typeCyclo-Cross
Professional team(s)
2006Team Fat Birds[1]
2007Global Racing
2008Swift Racing
2009Kona/FSA Factory Team
2010-2017Kona Factory Team
2018Xypex – Verge Sport
2019-Experza-Footlogix
Major wins
Single-Day Races
National Cyclo-cross Champion (2006-2012, 2014, 2015, 2018)
European Cyclo-cross Championships
(2012, 2013)

PalmarèsEdit

2004
2nd in Overijse
2nd in Herford
2005
3rd British National Cyclo-cross Championships
1st in Cheltenham
1st in Southampton
2006
1st   British National Cyclo-cross Championships
5th UCI Cyclo-cross World Championships
1st in Cheltenham
3rd in Kalmthout (2006/07 UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup)
1st in Verbania
2nd in Overijse
3rd in Veghel-Eerde
2007
1st   British National Cyclo-cross Championships
3rd British National Road Race Championships
9th UCI Cyclo-cross World Championships
2008
1st   British National Cyclo-cross Championships
1st Olen Road Race Belgium
1st De Pinte Road Race Belgium
1st Schmerikon Cyclo-Cross - Switzerland
1st Wadenswil Cyclo-Cross - Switzerland
8th European Cyclo-Cross Championships
2009
1st   British National Cyclo-cross Championships
1st Star Crossed USA
1st GP Wetzikon
1st Ciclocross del Ponte (Italy)
3rd European Championships
4th Rad Cross USA
7th Cross Vegas USA
2010
1st   British National Cyclo-cross Championships[7]
1st GVA Trophy Koppenberg
1st Fidea Jaarmarktcross
1st National Trophy Round 1 (Abergavenny)
1st Ciclocross del Ponte (Italy)
2nd GP Wetzikon
2nd GVA Trophy Asper-Gavere
3rd European Championships
3rd Nacht van Woerden
3rd Zonhoeven
2011
1st   British National Cyclo-cross Championships
1st Women's Tour Series[8]
1st Charm City Cross Day 1 and Day 2
1st Burlington Cross
1st Rochester Cross
1st Nittany Lion Cross Day 1 and Day 2
1st GP Gloucester Cross Day 1 and Day 2
1st Superprestige Ruddervorde
2nd Koppenberg Cross
3rd Superprestigue Gieten
3rd Smithfield Nocturne[9]
2012
1st   British National Cyclo-cross Championships
1st Charm City Cross Day 1 and Day 2
1st Rochester Cross Day 1 and Day 2
1st Nittany Lion Cross Day 1 and Day 2
1st GP Gloucester Cross Day 1 and Day 2
1st   European Cyclo-Cross Championships
2013
1st Sheffield GP
1st Charm City Cross Day 1 and Day 2
1st   European Cyclo-Cross Championships
1st Koppenberg Cross
2nd GP Hasselt[10]
2014
1st   British National Cyclo-cross Championships
1st Overall sprint standings, Matrix Fitness Grand Prix Series[11]
1st Charm City Cross Day 1 and Day 2
2nd Cauberg Cyclo-cross[12]
3rd World Cyclocross Championships
2015
1st   British National Cyclo-cross Championships
1st Grand Prix de la Région Wallonne[13]
1st Cyclo-cross Spa-Francorchamps[14]
2nd Vlaamse Druivenveldrit Overijse[15]
4th Cyclo-cross Ruddervoorde[16]
5th Cyclo-cross Zonhoven[17]
6th Cyclo-cross Koppenberg[18]
6th Cyclo-cross Gavere[19]
7th UCI Cyclo-cross World Championships[20]
7th European Cyclo-cross Championships[21]
8th Cyclo-cross Namur[22]
2016
1st Jingle Cross C2 Race[23]
8th Jingle Cross C1 Race[24]
9th Jingle Cross, Iowa City[25]
2017
3rd GP Mario De Clercq[26]
5th Grote Prijs van Brabant[27]
7th Duinencross Koksijde[28]
8th European Cyclo-cross Championships[29]
2018
1st   British National Cyclo-cross Championships

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Helen Wyman chats to RCUK". By Rebecca Charlton, roadcyclinguk.com. 31 January 2006.[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Profile". cyclebase.nl.
  3. ^ a b "CPQ #5: Helen Wyman". Brian, race.cx. 30 December 2006. Archived from the original on 27 January 2007.
  4. ^ "Verge Sport". Retrieved 22 May 2018.
  5. ^ "Xypex - Verge Sport". Helen Wyman. Retrieved 22 May 2018.
  6. ^ "World Cyclo-Cross Championships 2006 - Helen Wyman Pre-Race Interview". British Cycling. 28 January 2006. Archived from the original on 7 June 2007.
  7. ^ "CycleBase - NC UNITED KINGDOM". Retrieved 2 November 2010.
  8. ^ "Wyman wins Women's Tour Series". Cycling Weekly. Retrieved 3 October 2012.
  9. ^ "Smithfield Nocturne". British Cycling. Retrieved 12 June 2014.
  10. ^ "Sven Nys wins GP Hasselt, leads Bpost Bank series". VeloNews. 16 November 2013. Retrieved 12 April 2015.
  11. ^ "Eileen Roe wins 2014 Matrix Fitness Grand Prix Series in Woking". Tour Series. 10 June 2014. Archived from the original on 14 June 2014. Retrieved 12 June 2014.
  12. ^ "UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup: Compton and Van der Haar capture Cauberg victories". Union Cycliste Internationale. 19 October 2014. Retrieved 19 October 2015.
  13. ^ Decaluwé, Brecht (13 December 2015). "Wyman wins Spa-Francorchamps". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 13 December 2015.
  14. ^ http://www.cyclingweekly.co.uk/news/latest-news/helen-wyman-wins-superprestige-spa-francorchamps-in-belgium-203850
  15. ^ "Verschueren solos to Overijse Vlaamse Druivencross win". cyclingnews.com. 6 December 2015. Retrieved 11 December 2015.
  16. ^ Decaluwé, Brecht (8 November 2015). "Cant dominates in the sand at the Ruddervoorde Superprestige". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 14 November 2015.
  17. ^ Decaluwé, Brecht (25 October 2015). "Cant wins in Zonhoven". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 8 November 2015.
  18. ^ Decaluwé, Brecht (1 November 2015). "Verschueren wins Koppenbergcross in Oudenaarde". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 14 November 2015.
  19. ^ Decaluwé, Brecht (15 November 2015). "Cant takes fourth straight Superprestige victory in Gavere". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 20 November 2015.
  20. ^ Decaluwé, Brecht (31 January 2015). "Ferrand-Prevot beats Cant to World Championship title". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 3 February 2015.
  21. ^ Decaluwé, Brecht (7 November 2015). "Cant wins women's European cyclo-cross title". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 8 November 2015.
  22. ^ Decaluwé, Brecht (20 December 2015). "Harris claims maiden World Cup win in Namur". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 24 December 2015.
  23. ^ McElwaine, Dave (24 September 2016). "Wyman wins Jingle Cross opener". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 24 September 2016.
  24. ^ "David van der Poel wins Jingle Cross C1 men's race". cyclingnews.com. 26 September 2016. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  25. ^ Frattini, Kirsten (24 September 2016). "Compton wins women's Jingle Cross World Cup". cyclingnews.com. Archived from the original on 27 September 2016. Retrieved 25 September 2016.
  26. ^ "Compton powers to victory in Ronse". cyclingnews.com. 8 October 2017. Retrieved 8 October 2017.
  27. ^ "Kaptheijns continues winning streak in GP Brabant". cyclingnews.com. 28 October 2017. Retrieved 28 October 2017.
  28. ^ Decaluwé, Brecht (22 October 2017). "Cyclo-cross World Cup: Kaptheijns conquers the Koksijde sand". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 22 October 2017.
  29. ^ Ostanek, Daniel (5 November 2017). "European Cyclo-cross Championships: Sanne Cant wins elite women's race". cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 6 November 2017.

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