Richard Wooles joined Cycling British Columbia as Provincial Coach and High Performance Director recently, after two years coaching at the UCI World Cycling Centre in Switzerland, where Wooles held the position of Track Sprint & Endurance. Before that, Wooles was Head Coach of the Women’s National Program for Great Britain’s Olympic Cycling Team. Wooles also competed as a cyclist for ten years in national and international events, including the World Championships and Commonwealth Games.
"The Board of Directors and staff are delighted that we have been able to secure the services of a coach with such extensive experience as both a coach and athlete," said Keith Ryan, Chief Executive Officer of Cycling BC. "Richard will be a great addition to our staff and will play a critical role in helping BC’s athletes and coaches reach their full potential."