Like a fish to water was the right expression to describe Rohan du Plooy(Lights by Linea) as he stepped onto the Bellville velodrome as a track newbie a few months back.
He soon set the racing alight and it wasn’t long before he was on the podiums in the local Cape Town track leagues.
Last Friday saw him take another step up by winning the SA Interprovincial Scratch race after lapping the field.
“At LEADout we are searching for ways to develop youngsters to their full potential in the sport of cycling. So many factors play a part, not just the watt meter readings. One of the key ingredients for a South African youngster to develop is to ride more kinds of bikes and to practice more than one cycling discipline”