Team GB's Paralympic cyclists say they are counting down the days to competing at London 2012.
Shaun McKeown says: "People have been fantastic.
"There is real momentum after the Olympics. The atmosphere around my hometown is fantastic."
The 32-year-old, who has cerebral palsy, added: "Medal winners like Chris Hoy have set the standard and it is up to us to do our best."
The Paralympic games begin on Wednesday 29 August.
Shaun will compete in the track and road cycling events which begin the following day.