VERIS RACING 2021 NRS RIDER PROFILES

KIRSTY DEACON

Kirsty-Deacon-Profile

FULL NAME

Kirsty Deacon

CYCLING CLUB

Carnegie Caulfield Cycling Club

AGE

24

OCCUPATION / HOBBIES

Writer/journalist, studying Creative Writing at Southern Cross University

YEARS SPENT CYCLING

6 years

FAVOURITE RACE

Melbourne to Warrnambool

FAVOURITE TRAINING SESSION

4hrs at fat max, including 4 x 10min hard efforts

HIGHLIGHT IN CYCLING

Coming 12th at Nationals in 2020 after trying for 5 years just to finish it

LOWLIGHT IN CYCLING

Watching everything get cancelled after such a promising start to 2020, then topping it off by overtraining and not being able to ride properly for 4 months