Balancing WorldTour ambitions with A-level revision: Joe Laverick’s week in training

"It’s not so much finding the time, it’s just that when you get home after five hours of exams, the last thing you want to do is touch the bike"

Joe Laverick

(Image credit: Craig Zadoroznyj)

Want to know how the best riders in the world train? For each article in this long-running MY WEEK IN TRAINING series from Cycling Weekly's print edition, we sit down with an elite rider who talks us through a recent week of training in granular detail. This time it's the turn of young Brit racer Joe Laverick...

After months of squeezing in training around A-level revision, 18-year-old Joe Laverick spoke to Cycling Weekly about maintaining form during his first full week of exams. "This week was more about the exams than training," said the Madison Genesis development rider, "quite high intensity but lower volume than usual."

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