Strahaven cyclist's pro dream a step closer as he lands scholarship in Spain
A Strathaven teenager will take a major step towards his dream of becoming a full-time cyclist in the New Year.
Oran McConville has been chosen to take part in a cycling scholarship in Spain and is one of just 15 talented riders drawn from all over Europe who have been selected for an elite week-long training camp in the Sierra Nevada mountains in early January.
Just to be selected is a fantastic achievement for Oran, who is a member of East Kilbride Road Club.
Some of the cyclists who took part in the same camp in previous years have gone on to sign contracts with leading professional... read more
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