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Paul Watson Warms up for CX with Third in MSG Series

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The last round of the Mud, Sweat & Gears Eastern Series was at Langdon Hills, Basildon. Round 8 was a tough hilly energy sapping course with some gnarly root covered descents along with some fast downhill sections. Paul Watson put in an strong effort to finish second in the Grand vet age category and secured third place in the series …

Mud, Sweat and Fully Geared

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This week West Suffolk Wheelers have been competing in a range of events from swimming and running in an Aquathalon, to a full-on Ironman challenge with the Vikings in Copenhagen, to battling the hills, humps and berms of the Mud Sweat and Gears mountain bike series. As usual, all Wheelers have been giving it their all achieving podiums and hard …

MSG Round 2 Henham

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Round 2 of Mud Sweat and Gears at Henham saw 4 wheelers brave the conditions. Steven Brook placed 45th in the open having outpaced team mate Chris Hinitt (50th) on the last lap. Stephen Brook paid for the price for bad clothing choices though, commenting: “blimey that wind cut through you like a knife! Was a little under dressed for the …

Winter Series Wraps Up

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Last Sunday was the final round of the King Lynn MTB/ Revel Outdoors 2017/18 Winter Series at Shouldham Warren in Norfolk. Paul Watson took 6th place in the 3 hour Vets race, with fellow Wheeler Mark McCormack  (racing under Timber MTB colours) finishing in 21st. After good finishes in the earlier rounds, Mark finished 5th overall in the race series, …

2018 Prize Giving and Roller Racing

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For the second year the club’s prize giving evening was combined with the Chenery Rose Bowl Roller Racing competition. While several of the prize winners were unable to attend, there was still a healthy turnout to applaud the club’s 2017 champions. The full list of winners are below. Prize Giving With such a diverse club, there were trophies to be …

Busy Weekend of Racing

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It’s been a busy weekend for Wheelers. As well as the cyclo cross opener, Wheelers have been represented in MTB Enduro, Time Trials, half and full Ironman. Four Wheelers (pictured) rode in the Solo event at the Shouldham Six Hour Mountain Bike Enduro on Sunday. Held within the forest of Shouldham Warren between Kings Lynn and Downham Market, the race …

MTB Winter Series Jan 2017

Paul Watson Scores Top 10 in MTB Winter Series

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The third round of King`s Lynn MTB Winter Series in a cold and wet Brandon Country Park saw Paul Watson finish 10th in the 90 minute Veteran race. Matt Denny, racing under Maglia Rosso colours, finished a solid 21st in the 63 rider field. Jake Towler and Tom Smith both put in encouraging performances in the 90 minute senior race, …

Winter Series MTB 2017 Round 1

MTB Winter Series Kicks off in Style

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The season’s opener of the Revel Outdoors 2017 Winter Series MTB races took place at Santon Downham near Brandon on Sunday 30th Oct. Organised by Kings Lynn MTB and the first of a series of four, the ground and weather conditions were first class which, together with a fast, free flowing and largely single track course of some 6 miles, …