Hill climb championship 27/08/2014
A good turnout for the annual hill climb championship saw Steve Vanes add another championship title to his time trial championship win. He was closely followed by Andy Overton with eighteen years old Oliver Rolinson taking the final podium position. However they were all overshadowed by Richard Bussell of Beacon RCC who finished well clear of his nearest rival
Hill climb championship results:
Steve Vanes 5-12.7
Andy Overton 5-18.1
Oliver Rolinson 5-47.2
Ian Connolly 5-57.9
Luke Mason 6-10.9
Adam Grimes 6-22.1
Gary Jones 6-28.0
David Briggs 6-42.9
Brad Bradley 6-43.3
Andy Willetts 7-31.4
Richard Bussell Beacon RCC 4-49.1
Gareth Brown Kidd CTC 5-15.8
Oliver Hayward Ludlow CC 5-25.1
Alex Stephenson-Brown RST 6-00.0
Natasha Cutmore " 6-10.0
Catherine Coley Ludlow CC 6-35.7
Joe Rees Sev Val Velo 6-38.1
Race results w/e 24/08/2014
The Echelon/VTTA 25 miles time trial on the K34/25 course near Cookhill incorporated Wyre Forest CRC's individual championship race. Negotiating several roundabouts in at times heavy showers did not hinder Justin Walters as he sped to the title at his first attempt at the distance as a solo rider finishing 6th overall from 50 finishers with the excellent time of 54-50. Jon Howard put in another consistent ride finishing with a time of 55-51 for 10th place while Paul Gibson just missed the hour finishing in 1-01-58 for 39th place.
Race winner was Jon Simpkins of trade team Drag-2-Zero with a time of 52-17.
Race results w/e 17/08/2014
Prior to the latest round of the inter club time trial series Dave Meacham, Brad Bradley and Jason Lloyd contested the Stourbridge Velo promoted midweek 10 miles time trial finishing 4th, 10th and 12th respectively with times of 23-56, 25-49 and 25-53.
Last weekend provided two days of competition for Justin Walters starting with a ride in the Coventry CC promoted 10 miles time trial on the K33/10D course where he finished with a time of 21-40 for 9th place from an entry of 80 riders. Wife Lucy recorded 24-06 for 6th place from 40 competitors in the ladies race run in increasingly windy conditions while Claire Turner rode a personal best time for the distance of 33-19 to finish 3rd on handicap.
The following day Justin travelled to Wales for the Pontypool RCC promoted Welsh 10 miles time trial Championship on the popular R10/17 course near Abergavenny. Riding into a strong wind on the return leg he finished 21st from an entry of 160 riders with a time of 21-35. The winner in a time of 19-12 was Scott Davies of pro team Madison-Genesis.
Hill climb parking
Will all competitors and spectators attending next Wednesday's hill climb championship at Kingswood please park at the top of the lane near the main road. The parking space opposite the houses is for the use of local residents.
WFCRC 10 miles TT championship 20/08/2014
The last midweek time trial incorporated the club's individual 10 miles time trial championship. The results are as follows.
Vets on standard: