Top cyclist shares his skills

Chris Young with pupils of St Mary's, Mill Bank
Chris Young with pupils of St Mary's, Mill Bank

Pupils of St Mary’s Junior and Infant School, Mill Bank, picked up cycling tips from Chris Young - a national championship cyclo-cross winner.

Key Stage two children spent a week with Chris building up their skills.

He concentrated on their balancing and co-ordination skills while assessing them on their mountain bikes.

He also talked to them about the competitive nature of cyclo-cross which involves cycling over different terrains.