Meet the Team

Directors Roger & Mark are supported by a team of enthusiasts from a wide network, ensuring Pulse Pursuits is able to offer different scales of event services, all of high quality and a lot of fun.

Of course, our regular team is supported by a fantastic bunch of charity marshals and volunteers who help to make our events successful. If you'd like to help out then please do get in touch via - thanks

Key Team Members

Roger Cook

Managing & Commercial director Roger Cook has extensive retail management, distribution and marketing experience having held senior roles at Halfords, Zyro and other cycling and running related businesses. Roger is a City & Guilds qualified cycle technician and a qualified Bell Boat Helm for over 20 years, he has helmed at numerous regattas for children and adults, is former kayak racer, mountain bike racer, business improvement coach, event organiser and co-founder of Just Ride. Roger's favourite outdoor pursuit these days is Trail Running closely followed by cycling and paddling!!

Robin Walker

Resident man on the mic’ and man in the know!
Resident man on the mic’ and man in the know! Robin, is a super keen cyclist and has masses of experience hosting events, commentating at regattas and much more

Amy Taylor

Social media guru
Amy is an avid mountain biking mum and runner and fortunately (for us) is super enthusiastic and knowledgeable too. Amy is co-founder of Women on Wheels.

Mark Leyland

Operations Director and co-founder of Just Ride, Mark Leyland has organised regional and national championship road race and cyclo-cross events, numerous other local on and off-road events, and is a former 3 time North West Cyclo-Cross Champion. For the last 6 years Mark has worked freelance for Sweetspot, organisers of the UCI international HC Tour of Britain, Aviva Women's Tour (UCI WC) and the Pearl Izumi Tour Series, and joint organisers of Prudential Ride London!

Kerry Leech

Event Registration "boss" :-)
Kerry (our "welcoming wonder" ) ensures event registration runs super smoothly and when that's done she joins in! Mad keen runner and getting quicker on two wheels also.

Graeme Sinclair

Medical Support
Ultra Runner and Qualified Medic, Graeme is our man who finishes last most often! Graeme is with us rain or shine providing a cheerful and essential medical back up service for our events - he'd be contesting for the category wins if he didn't have to stick at the back...... Graeme is as keen on the bike as he is running so he makes a great addition to the team.

Imi Harper

Event Registration Support
Imi is our youth category racer and helps Kerry with event registration  - go Imi!