A Bible-believing evangelical church in the village of Wellington, near Hereford and Leominster.

Wellington Chapel

A Bible-believing evangelical church in the village of Wellington, near Hereford and Leominster.

Olympic Bike Design and the Christian Faith

8 January 2019

On March the 23rd at 7pm, Wellington Chapel are pleased to host an event by

Stuart Burgess BSc, PhD, CEng, FIMechE

Come and see the World record breaking Olympic bike

Stuart has held academic posts at Bristol University, Cambridge University and Liberty University in the USA. He was the lead designer for the solar array deployment on the world’s largest civilian earth-observing spacecraft (Envisat). He also led the design and testing of the chain drive for the world record-breaking track bikes used by the British Olympic Cycling Team at the Rio Olympics where Team GB won six gold medals. He has published over 160 scientific papers on the science of design. He also has seven patents and received several national awards for his designs including the Turners Gold Medal and Molins Design Prize awarded by the minister of State for Trade and Industry. He has written several books on apologetics and is a popular international speaker. Stuart is married to Jocelyn and they have five children.

 

Prof. Stuart Burgess, University of Bristol – Team GB Olympic Bike