MEET THE FLAMBASSADORS 2017: Ben Crossman
NAME: Ben Crossman
WHERE WILL YOU BE ORGANISING SOCIAL RIDES?
North Suffolk to the pub/teashop/coast and probably back again FLAB social rides Suffolk
WHY DID YOU APPLY TO BE A FLAMBASSADOR?
Inclusive ethos that sport and cycling particularly is for every body shape not just anorexic whippet types. Get a second hand bike and some FLAB clobber and get going’ it will change your life.
FAVOURITE CAKE AT THE TEA STOP?
Funny that when I took up proper exercise including cycling and gave up cake I lost over 7 stone in 2016 so, sorry no cake for me, just a look of longing as I watch you eat yours.
WHO IS YOUR DREAM CYCLING BUDDY?
My twin daughters for a bumble about the lanes of Suffolk via the Hot Chocolate shop but Jure Robič is my ultimate cycling super hero.
BEST TIP OR PIECE OF CYCLING ADVICE?
It does not get easier, you just get faster.