Name: Harvey Lang
Where were you born: Finley NSW
Occupation: Own and operate Geelong Barwon Simply Helping
Family: Wife Bridget and Jack 19 Tom 18 and Charlie 15
Favourite Sporting Teams: Carlton
Favourite Athletes: Chris Judd , Cadel Evans , Roger Federer and Kurt Fernley
Favourite Movies: Taken , Shawshank Redemption
Favourite Music: Jimmy Barnes ,Angels, Bon Jovi
Favourite Food: Steak and seafood
Childhood Ambition: To play AFL
Hobbies: Anthing that involves fitness : Bikram Yogi
How long have you been riding? 15 years
When did you start racing? 2001
What other sports have you been involved in? Everything (19 years as a PE Teacher and football Coach)
Age Group and Handicap mark – 47 hopeful of staying at scratch
Why did you join the club? To have goals to train for. Comradery and keep the competitive juices flowing . Test myself
Do you have any goals to achieve? I would like to compete in world masters eventually and win an open event and not have any more crashes !!!
Your greatest racing achievement? Nearly winning my first race I entered. Pipped on the line it got me hooked. I enjoy the tactical side of racing and the training. A great way to alleviate the fix I use to get from coaching.
Best? Feeling fit and knowing that you can keep up and take it up a gear when you have to
Worst? Crashing while racing
What’s your favourite training or social ride? Monday and Friday rides with Torquay bunch and Lorne
How often do you ride? 3 or 4 times a week
Race Bike: Giant
Dream Bike: anything that allows me to win legally !!