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Steve Cummings – the Pro’s Pro


When Steve Cummings rode for Discovery Channel in 2007, he was in the service of Alberto Contador; ‘Bert’ told the Disco mechanic Allan Butler; “when you ask Cummings to ride on the front — he rides, I’d have him on my team any time!

Praise doesn’t come much higher.

Steve Cummings
Steve is the pro’s pro.

Cummings is the pro’s pro — not flash; just big, strong and tough. His first big result was winning the British junior road race championship in 1999; by 2004 he was an Olympic silver medallist in the team pursuit for GB.

He rode with no frills Belgian squad Landbouwkrediet for 2005 — the year he took a rainbow jersey in the team pursuit.

It was team pursuit Worlds silver and Commonwealth gold with Landbou in 2006; and in 2007 he went to work for Alberto at Disco — not much freedom to go for results there.

Barloworld was the