Garden Shed UK – Ribble – Verge Sport Cyclocross Team

Garden Shed UK – Ribble – Verge Sport is a Cyclocross Development team founded through the @cyclocrosss / Cyclocross Social platform.

The aim of the team is to support up and coming British talent with technical and material support and guidance as well as an international race calendar in order to best prepare riders for future Elite ranks.

The team is managed by Tom Dussek and Jenson Young, with coaching and mentoring on the ground by Nikki Brammeier and her Mudiiita Coaching setup.

Since its formation in 2019 the team has enjoyed numerous victories in the UK and abroad, including National Trophy Series wins as well as a victory at the prestigious Koppenbergcross in Belgium.

Riders (L-R):

  • Seb Grindley
  • Oli Akers
  • Libby Bell
  • Nathan Smith
  • Jenson Young



The team is lucky to be backed by a range of sponsors providing a full kit package to our riders. We are incredibly grateful for the support we have received in our first year as a team and would encourage you to check out our sponsors below:

Garden Shed UKย – the UK’s leading Garden Shed and Outbuilding Supplier, based in Barnsley, delivering nationwide

Ribble Cycles – Bikes – the team will be using Ribble’s new CX SL

Verge Sport (UK Irl) – Custom Cycling Kit

SKS Germany – Bike tools, pumps and accessories

Zed Bike Wheels – UK Handbuilt Carbon Wheels

Challenge Tires – Italian Handmade Cyclocross Tubular Tires

Mudiiita Coaching – Nikki Brammeier Coaching and Mentoring

Feedback Sports – Portable Turbo Trainers, Workstands and Racking

N-Fuse Sports – Nutrition

SUOMY Sport – Helmets

Muc-Off – Bike Cleaning and Hygiene Products

Pro Bike Sticker – Custom Name Stickers

Paul Young Photo – Interior design, product and sports photography