Young Wheelers Climb High (and Fast!)

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The next generation of Wheelers were out in force for last Sunday’s Falling Leaves Hill Climb, run over Watson’s Hill, Semer. This annual event hosted by CC Sudbury is a popular and hotly contested race. Were it not for the efforts of  William Carlyon of Ipswich BC, the Wheelers would have locked out the podium in the Juvenile category. Oscar …

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Dalham (Inter-Club) Hill Climb TT 7/10/18

Peter-SW News, Time Trials

Position Name Club 1st Time 2nd Time Total Time 1 Andrew Knowles North Norfolk Wheelers 2.04.53 1.23.60 3.28.13 2 Ben Loxton WSW 2.29.35 1.42.82 4.12.17 3 David Young WSW 2.34.25 1.46.87 4.21.12 4 Oscar Keep SCC 2.57.03 1.50.97 4.48.00

Four Races Down and Wheelers On The Up – The CX Season So Far

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The cyclo cross season is now well under way, with four meetings to date, two in Basildon, one in Chelmsford and one in Colchester. So far we have had 15 members taking part across the age groups, all enjoying the very mixed weather, course conditions and varied nature of the circuits. Laura Brown is well placed in the women’s section. …

Wet. Windy. Triumph!

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West Suffolk Triathlon 2018 The West Suffolk Triathlon 2018 on Sunday 23rd Sept was a huge success despite inclement weather. It was the eighth year at Stowmarket Leisure Centre with 250 preregistered competitors. There were very few deterred by wet and windy conditions and the event attracted some brilliant talent. The sprint series event comprised of a 300 meter swim, …

Springfield Cross

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Well done to Matthew Blackwell, finishing 5th in his CX debut in the U8 race at Springfield Cross in Chelmsford on Sunday. Caris Gregory has moved up to the U10 and is still performing well. Just 8 seconds separated Tommy Dickson (pictured) and Sam Brook as they had a good battle in U12. Harley Gregory has also moved up an …

Junior Triathlon Training 16th September

Neil O'Brien News, Running, Triathlon

Just a reminder that the Track at the leisure centre is not available this Sunday (16th), therefore the track / cycle session will be at Maglia Rosso. As the nights are drawing in, the session will be 3pm – 4pm. The swim session remains the same 5pm – 6pm. For directions please go to – https://magliarosso.co.uk/ As always, any questions …

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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 …

Wheelers Runners in Double Victories

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Buff Joust 24 hr Darren Sharman, Matt Shingleton, Anna Street and Rob Masson (pictured above) took part in the Buff Joust, a 24 hour running relay starting over a 5.5 mile course starting midday Saturday 1st September and finishing midday on Sunday. The course was hard and lumpy which made it tricky at night – a little too much at …

Sam’s the Number One TriStar 1 in Clacton

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Clacton Duathlon The Clacton Duathlon at Holland Haven Country Park was the last Junior event of the year. There were four West Suffolk Wheelers competing (and pictured above). Logan Marsh in TriStar Start, Sam Blackwell in TriStar 1 and Dylan Marsh and Stuart Adam in TriStar 3. It was a little windy at the beach but it was a great …