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Penrith teenager's love of cyclo-cross

A teenager from Cumbria is hoping to become an international champion in a sport which is growing in popularity in the north of England, cyclo-cross.

Mark Donovan from Penrith, won the north of England cyclo-cross championships last year.

The 14-year-old said he finds the sport "fun and exhilarating" and hopes to do well internationally when he is older.

BBC Look North is focusing on sports stars of the future for its latest series of Sportskids.

  • 10 Jan 2014
  • From the section Cumbria