A Little About Michelle

Passionate Cycling Coach and Mentor

Michelle is a dedicated cycling coach with extensive experience. Her journey began with a love for cycling, which grew into a professional career. Known for her patient and encouraging style, Michelle combines her expertise with a genuine desire to help her students succeed, making her a beloved figure in the cycling community.

Our Teaching Philosophy

Personalised, Supportive, and Fun

At Freedom is a Bicycle, we believe in personalised and supportive cycling instruction. Our philosophy emphasises safety, skill development, and confidence-building, ensuring that each lesson is enjoyable and accessible. We tailor our programs to meet the unique needs and goals of every rider, from beginners to advanced cyclists.

Coaching Qualifications

UCI Level 3 Cycling Coach

Qualified to provide elite-level personal coaching, including para-cycling.

World Triathlon Level 2 Triathlon Coach

Certified to coach triathletes.

Safeguarding, Competition Manipulation, and Antidoping Certification

Ensures ethical coaching practices.

PhD in Tendon Biomechanics

Expert in the biomechanics field, enhancing her coaching methods.

Cycling Accomplishments

San Marino 2017 Games of The Small States of Europe Silver Medallist

Tour of Malta 2017 Stage 1 Winner

Tour of Cyprus 2017 Stage 1 Winner

5x Ironman Finisher

Represented Malta at Baku European Games 2015

Multiple National Champion Titles

In the News

Cyclists Win Malta’s First Medals at 2017 GSSE

Vella Wood Fifth in Time Trial

Debono, Vella Wood crowned champions

Vella Wood Makes Ironman Podium

Galea, Vella Wood, crowned National Triathlon Champions

Additional Certification

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