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Afternoon tea in conversation with Becky James

27-02-2017

  

Bridgend Business Forum in partnership with Grŵp invite you to join them for afternoon tea in conversation with Becky James at the Coed-y-Mwstwr Hotel, Coychurch.

Date: Thursday 16 March 2017

Time: 1:30pm – 4.00pm

Venue: Coed Y Mwstwr Hotel, Coychurch, Bridgend CF35 6AF

Cost: £25.00 per person, includes an arrival drink and a full Welsh afternoon tea.

How to book: Click here

The afternoon will begin at 1.30pm with a Q&A with Becky, looking into the concept of marginal gains and how Welsh and British Cycling have used this to great success. This will be followed by a delicious afternoon tea where you will have the opportunity to speak to Becky and ask questions about her cycling adventures and accomplishments.

At this event you will have the opportunity to:

Learn about how Becky started out in cycling

The discipline and commitment required of an Olympic athlete

Examine the concept of marginal gains and how it has worked so well in cycling and how it could be applied to your business

Obtain helpful takeaways that can be implemented in your own working life

Meet fellow business people and expand your network

We do hope you can join us.

Speaker profile – Becky James

Becky started cycling in an after school club at primary school before joining Abergavenny Road Club and competing in mountain bike events. At 13 she was talent spotted by Welsh Cycling.

Having competed in a series of prestigious competitive events, Becky broke the Junior Girls Flying 200 metre time trial World Record and won two junior World titles at the 2009 World Championships in Moscow.

After missing out on the London 2012 Olympics Becky then became the first British cyclist to win four medals at the World Championships in 2013 in Minsk, Belarus.

In August 2016 Becky competed for Team GB at the Rio Olympics winning two silver medals.
 

         

 

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