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PDQ Cycle Coaching Women's Team

PDQ Cycle Coaching is proud to present its' womens cycle racing team.  PDQ Cycle Coaching has been registered with CTT and BC for 2019.  This team is about cycling being an inclusive sport with no age limits, and seeing how much each rider can improve, being inspired by being part of a team.

Meet the Team!

Gemma Brookes

Amanda Karlsson

Jen Lemen

Marianne Streather  (ne Britten)

Name: Gemma Brooks (aka Wonder Woman!)

Biggest achievement: Champion Junior and youth 100 and 200 metre Sprinter, GB Heavy Weight Boxer. New to cycling, a power house, and be one to watch in the sprints!

Goals for next season: Get on the track and test herself out in some sprint disciplines.

Name: Amanda Karlsson (Goosey)

Biggest achievement: Becoming 3rd cat in 2018 in 1st year of racing, 4th Bristol GP, 4th 2/3/4 Abingdon Circuit race

Goals for next season: Podium in Track or Circuit race,  Sub 13s Flying 200m, National and Masters Track medals

Name: Jen Lemen

Biggest achievement: pb 24.13 on 10 mile TT

Goals for next season: Sub 24min 10 mile TT

Name: Marianne Streather (aka Pocket Rocket)

Biggest achievement: National Masters Road Race Champion, National Masters Track Medals, Sprint Jersey Winner Bedford International 3-Day, 3rd Hillingdon GP National Series

Goals for next season: Get back racing on my bike after several years out of the race scene whilst having my son

Amanda Karlsson Marianne Streather GemmaBrooksTeamPhoto JenLemenTeamPhoto2

Name: Jo Buckland

Biggest achievement: 2017 LVRC Nationals Bronze medal IP. Masters National Silver IP & Points Race Bronze.  Europeans Masters Silver IP, Scratch & Team Pursuit.

Goals for next season: Masters Nationals & Worlds Track Champs. Sub 23 10TT, Sub 58 25TT, Sub 2hr 5m 50TT

Jo Buckland

Becky Evans

Name: Becky Evans

Biggest achievement: Bronze Medals at the 2018 Welsh Track Championships in Sprint and 500mTT

Goals for next season: Silver/Gold at Welsh Track Champs, 2nd Cat Licence, more road racing

Becky Evans

Becky Evans

Interested in joining the team? Contact Us


Kelly Murphy

Name: Kelly Murphy

Biggest achievement: Winning Cyclo-X Western League, climbing the Matterhorn in Switzerland

Goals for next season: Complete Pari-Brest-Paris, my first season of track racing, National Masters Track Champs


Lauren Booth

Name: Lauren Booth

Biggest achievement: 

National Records:Female & Youth C4 Flying 200m - 13.362 s, Female & Youth C4 500m Time Trial - 39.869 s, Youth C4 2km Individual Pursuit - 2:51.774

National Champion: Paracycling Flying 200m, 500m / 1km Time Trial (Mixed C1-5)

2017 HSBC UK National Track Championships:

-1st Paracycling Flying 200m Time Trail -(Mixed C1-5)

-1st Paracycling 500m / 1km Time Trial -(Mixed C1-5)

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Goals for next season: Rainbow Jersey!