Open Time Trial Round-up

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  West Suffolk Wheelers & Triathlon Club rider Ron Back returned to his time trialling best, storming to a new national age category record at the recent CC Breckland Open 15 mile time trial on the B15/1 course between Attleborough and Browick on 6th July. Ron’s time of 37:45 belied his 77 years and showed he can still hold his …

West Stow 10m 2Up TT

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Evening Time Trial Series 7th July – West Stow 10m 2up Position Name Club Time 1 Dale Sturman WSW 23.24 Darren Davis WSW 2 Richard Farrow WSW 23.57 Matt Shingleton WSW 3 Matt Denny WSW 25.32 Paul Rooke WSW 4 Ben Mickleburgh VeloVelocity 26.12 David Young WSW 5 John Steed WSW 27.34 Mark Eastwood WSW 6 Anita Ward WSW 28.01 Andy …

Welnetham 8.9m TT

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Evening Time Trial Series 30th June – Welnetham 8.9 Position Name Club Time 1 Paul Jay VeloVelocity 20.50 2 Richard Farrow WSW 21.41 3 David Young WSW 24.00 4 Viv Smith WSW 24.04 5 Peter Nichols WSW 24.16 6 Martin Gale WSW 25.02 7 Steven Rue WSW 25.11 8 Jim Greenwood WSW 25.20 9 Emilie Lostis WSW 26.22 10 Darren …

A New Champion Delivers for the Wheelers

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Caris Gregory in the newest West Suffolk Wheeler to clinch a regional championships, this time at the Eastern Counties Cycling Association (ECCA) grass track event in Colchester on Sunday (26th June). Showery weather was the order of the day at the Colchester Grass Track, but it didn’t detract from a great afternoon’s racing, dominated by events for youngsters, 40 or more …

Wheelers Strong in First Suffolk Cycle Race

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Round 1 of the Maglia Rosso sponsored Suffolk Cycle Series Races rolled into Trinity Park Ipswich on Wednesday evening (22nd June). A series of closed circuit races a course of about 2 km long saw some very fast paced and competitive racing from a strong contingent of West Suffolk Wheelers & Triathlon Club racers, with Fraser Elsworth setting the tone …

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 – …