Dale Sturminates the ECCA 100 mile TT

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An outstanding individual performance from West Suffolk Wheelers & Triathlon Club’s Dale Sturman saw him post a new personal best at Sunday’s Eastern Counties Cycling Association’s 100mile time trial. Held on the E2/100c course with a start/finish at Gt Wilbraham, the route took in successive turns on the A14 between Kennet and Four Wentways. Dale’s time of 3:54:16 knocked a …

Risby 21m Handicap TT

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Evening Time Trial Series Sunday 19th June – Risby 21 Handicap The club’s annual 21 mile handicap time trial on the Risby course was held on Sunday 19th. Riders are given a base time allowance which is deducted from their actual course time. Disappointingly only 6 riders took part, with Boyd Nicholas first home in 54:34 (handicap time 43:44) with …

Mid June TT Round-up 2016

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There was plenty of regional and local time trial action over the last week for West Suffolk Wheelers & Triathlon Club, with a quartet of Wheelers in action at the Godric CC 10 mile open event on 7th June. On the B10/44 Wortwell-Bungay-Wortwell out and back course on the A143, Richard Farrow lead home the quartet (23:18), with David Young …

Mid June Triathlon Round-up 2016

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Plenty of action from our Triathletes over the last couple of weeks at Culford Sprint Triathlon and at the World Series in Leeds. Sunday 5th June Culford sprint triathlon 300m swim, bike 21km, run 4km Darren Sharman went one better than last years 3rd place overall with a great 2nd place finishing in 55:28. Darren’s splits were swim 5:06 – …

Horringer 17.5m TT

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Evening Time Trial Series: Thursday 9th June Horringer 17.5 Position Name Club Time 1 Dale Sturman WSW 39.42 2 Matt Shingleton WSW 40.46 3 Richard Farrow WSW 41.47 4 Paul Rooke WSW 42.34 5 Richard Sykes-popham WSW 2nd 42.53 6 Pip Moore WSW 44.48 7 Andy Ward WSW 46.54 8 Viv Smith WSW 47.02 9 Clement Wallace (U18) WSW 47.33 …

Grass Track Meeting 2016

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Grass track cycle racing returned to Bury St. Edmunds on Sunday 5th June, with West Suffolk Wheelers & Triathlon Club’s annual festival at Fornham All Saints. Held on a 200m grass course, riders race on single speed fixed gear bikes. Attracting a field of local and national racers, the event incorporated both the National Endurance League (8km) and 800m Grass …

2016 Lisbon ETU Triathlon European Championships

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Wheeler Helen Samual represented Team GB at the ETU Triathlon European Championships in Lisbon on Friday 27th May 2016. Here is her report:[/cs_text] “The event venue was the Parque das Nações, on the site built for expo 98 and very close to the airport, with the Age Group (AG) sprint race on the Friday of a weekend of events. The …

Tri UK Shropshire Triathlon 2016

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Annie Drugan and Hannah McInroy Naylor took part in the Tri UK Shropshire standard distance triathlon on Sunday 29th May. This event is GB qualifier for the 2017 European championships in Austria. It was close between both WSW triathletes most of the way, with Annie fastest in the water and on the bike and Hannah taking the time back on …

Late May 2016 Cycling Round-up

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The club’s racers have been out in force this week, with Fraser Elsworth at Lotus the pick of the results. Lotus Track Meet Fraser Elsworth excelled at Thursday’s Lotus Closed Circuit track meet held on the Lotus cars test track at Hethel in Norfolk (26th May). Racing in the U16 event of 25 minutes duration on the 2.2 mile long …