After looking at the oldest cyclocross racer in Texas, this week we turn our attention to one of the youngins. Luke Fleming has been riding away from a majority of the Cat. 3 field all season, and is now playing with the big boys in the P/1/2 races…..all this before he has even received his drivers license.
Thanks for taking the time to answer a couple of questions Luke, tell us about your bike.
You are based out of the Houston area, so which team have you been riding with this season.
I ride for Sugar Cycles / Wholesome Sweetener Race team.
Heading into the 13/14 season, you already knew you were going to be racing on a weekly basis with the Cat 3 men. What were some of your other goals for the season.
I want to get faster, develop my cross skills, and nab a top ten in 15-16 nationals.
How would you describe your race strategy?
Typically I start slow and attack on the last lap. I don’t like riding solo since wind really hurts me. Continue Reading…