This time final yr, I used to be a fourth-cat’: Alex Morrice on her meteoric upward push from debut race to WorldTour contract

Need to understand how the most productive riders on this planet teach? For each and every article on this long-running MY WEEK IN TRAINING sequence from Biking Weekly’s print version, we take a seat down with a professional rider who talks us via a up to date week of coaching in granular element. This time it is the flip of Zwift Academy winner Alex Morrice…

You’d were forgiven for no longer recognising the identify Alex Morrice when, in a while ahead of Christmas, she become introduced as winner of Zwift Academy 2022. The 22-year-old from Guildford in Surrey had simplest been racing for the reason that starting of the yr, and till the summer time become becoming in coaching along her college research. As Morrice explains beneath, the previous three hundred and sixty five days were a whirlwind ascent from fourthcat beginner to WorldTour skilled. Chatting with CW from a Canyon-SRAM coaching camp in Spain, she took us via every week of pre-Academy preparation from the fall. 

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