Lizzie Deignan Parents: Meet Carol Armitstead, John Armitstead

Lizzie Deignan Parents: Meet Carol Armitstead, John Armitstead

Elizabeth Mary Deignan is an English professional world champion track and road racing cyclist, who currently rides for UCI Women’s WorldTeam Trek–Segafredo.

Who is Lizzie Deignan?

She was the 2015 World road race champion.

Deignan was born in the market town of Otley in West Yorkshire, where she attended Prince Henry’s Grammar School, a state comprehensive school.

She took up cycling in 2004 after British Cycling’s Olympic Talent Team visited the school. She is a graduate of British Cycling’s Olympic Podium Programme.

Who is Lizzie Deignan?

She married fellow professional road racing cyclist Philip Deignan in Otley on 17 September 2016, and their first child, Orla, was born in September 2018.

She splits her time between Otley and Monaco. Deignan has been a pescetarian for ethical reasons since the age of ten.

Lizzie Deignan Parents:

Who is John Armitstead?

John Armitstead is the father of English professional world champion track and road racing cyclist, Lizzie Deignan.

John Armitstead’s date of birth is unknown. Lizzie Deignan’s parent’s life information is kept private from the public.

Who is Carol Armitstead?

Carol Armitstead is the mother of English professional world champion track and road racing cyclist, Lizzie Deignan.

Lizzie Deignan’s parent’s life information is kept private from the public.