Amy Roberts

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Amy Roberts
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Personal information
Full nameAmy Rose Roberts
Born (1994-12-24) 24 December 1994 (age 23)
Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, Wales
Height1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)[1]
Weight61 kg (134 lb)[1]
Team information
Current teamTeam USN / Wiggle High5
DisciplineTrack and road
Rider typeEndurance
Amateur team(s)
?Towy Riders
2006–2007Bynea CC
2008Kidney Wales For Escentual
2009–2011Cardiff Ajax CC
2012Team USN[2]
2012Scott Contessa Epic[3]
Professional team(s)

Amy Rose Roberts (born 24 December 1994) is a Welsh racing cyclist from Pontyberem, Carmarthenshire, Wales, who rides on the track for the Welsh Cycling backed Team USN, and is also sponsored by Wiggle High5.


Born in Llanelli, Roberts was brought up in Pontyberem. She attended Queen Elizabeth High School, Carmarthen.[4] Roberts took up triathlon at the age of 14, she joined the Towy Riders cycling club to improve her cycling skills and within a year of doing so had become the Under-16 Welsh National Cyclo-cross Champion.[5] Roberts is part of British Cycling's Olympic Talent Team.[6]

Roberts represented Wales at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, 2014,[7] competing in the time trial, individual pursuit, scratch and points race.[1]


1st United Kingdom Points race, British National Track Championships – Under 16
3rd Scratch race, British National Track Championships – Junior
3rd Pursuit, British National Track Championships – Under 16
3rd 500m time trial, British National Track Championships – Under 16
3rd British National Cyclo-cross Championships – Junior
1st European Union Team Pursuit, European Track Championships, Juniors (with Elinor Barker and Lucy Garner)
1st Overall Surf & Turf Weekend
1st Stage 2[8]
3rd Points race, UCI Track World Championships, Juniors
3rd Team Pursuit, UCI Track World Championships, Juniors (with Hayley Jones and Elinor Barker)
2nd Team Pursuit, Round 1 2012–2013 Track World Cup, Cali
2013 – Wiggle Honda 2013 season
3rd Team Pursuit, Round 3 2012–2013 Track World Cup, Aguascalientes (with Ciara Horne and Elinor Barker)
2014 – Wiggle Honda 2014 season
1st Team Pursuit, Track Cycling World Cup, Round 1, Guadalajara (with Laura Trott, Elinor Barker & Ciara Horne)[9]
1st Round 4 – Redditch, Matrix Fitness Grand Prix Series[10]
2nd Omnium, Open des Nations sur Piste de Roubaix
2nd British National Circuit Race Championships[11]
2nd Points Race, Irish International Track GP
3rd National Circuit Race Championships[12]


  1. ^ a b c "Amy Roberts: Biography". Glasgow 2014. Retrieved 2014-07-28.
  2. ^ "Individual/Points". British Cycling. Retrieved 23 January 2013.
  3. ^ Abraham, Richard (28 November 2012). "Scott Contessa Epic announce 2013 line-up". Cycling Weekly. Retrieved 7 October 2014.
  4. ^ "Amy is on the right track for career in cycle racing". Carmarthen Journal. 2012-08-01.
  5. ^ "GB Cycling Team Rider Biography: Amy Roberts". British Cycling. December 2012. Retrieved 23 January 2013.
  6. ^ "Cycling: Amy Roberts". Jaguar Academy of Sport. Archived from the original on 18 May 2011. Retrieved 23 January 2013.
  7. ^ "Commonwealth Games 2014: Olympic champion Geraint Thomas and world sprint star Becky James head up Welsh cycling team for Glasgow". Wales Online. 2014-07-09. Archived from the original on 2014-08-08.
  8. ^ Whitehouse, Andrew (16 June 2013). "Road: Roberts wins overall at the Surf n Turf Weekend". British Cycling. Retrieved 4 August 2015.
  9. ^ "Track Cycling World Cup: Laura Trott in GB team to win gold". 9 November 2014. Retrieved 10 November 2014.
  10. ^ "Amy Roberts wins in Redditch after last lap drama". British Cycling. 4 June 2014. Retrieved 4 June 2014.
  11. ^ "2014 British Cycling National Circuit Race Championship – Hull – 9 July 2014: Women's Championship: Official Result" (PDF). British Cycling. 9 July 2014. Retrieved 16 July 2014.
  12. ^ "BC National Circuit Race Championships: Womens Championships" (PDF). British Cycling. 29 July 2015. Retrieved 30 July 2015.

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