Category Archives: Racing

Rich deflates at Windmill Hill

Rich Cooper: I raced at Windmill Hill, Deepcut yesterday in the Gorrick Brass Monkey’s Winter Enduro series – race 1. Started very strong, near the front (of 60 odd vet starters) and everything was going so well, until my rear tyre … Continue reading

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Jayne Paine LVRC Champion!

Jayne Paine our World Champion and World Record Holder did very well at the LVRC Championships over the weekend. Jayne won the Gold medal in the 2km pursuit and the 500m time trial. She took the silver in the sprints … Continue reading

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Jane and Mark’s SWCRRA certificate

Mark Brooking and Jayne Moore were presented with their SWCRRA certificates at the TA dinner past weekend for the Lands End to Bristol part of their aborted End-to-End record attempt. Brian Griffiths was their representative. Mark said ” We were … Continue reading

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Gill wins National Circuit TT

Gill Reynolds won her age group in the National Circuit Time Trials at Thruxton when she recorded 33.19. All for now Regards Gladys

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Tucker wins Euro Qualifier!

Despite the appalling weather ( worst I’ve experienced in a duathlon ) I managed to win my age group ( 70 -74 ) in the European Qualifiers and will be selected for next April’s European Age Group Duathlon Champs in … Continue reading

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West London Combine Hill Climb & Club Championships

Photo shows Tom Zittel who became this year’s Hill climb Champion when he climbed Windsor Hill in 1 minute 53 secs. others taking part were Josh Copley 1.58 James Foley 2.21 Harrison Tibbs 2.26 Jayne Paine 2.45 Roger Crouch 2.52 … Continue reading

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Club Run Sunday 9 October

In order to provide support and encouragement to the Willesden riders (and everyone else too) doing the Hill Climb at Windsor Hill (the top is off Broad Lane nr Beaconsfield/Wooburn Green HP10 0LN) this week’s club run will depart Denham … Continue reading

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Jayne Paine World Champion

Jayne Paine become World Masters pursuit Champion at Manchester yesterday. Jayne beat Janet Birkmyre in the final last night. In the earlier rounds yesterday morning she recorded the fastest time and a new World Record for her age group 2.31.59 … Continue reading

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Entry Open for Hill Climb Champs!

Mick is now taking entries to the Hill Climb Champs. Just shoot him an email to enter. Sunday, October 9th with the first rider off at 09.30 Windsor Hill (HHC011) Enter by Emailing Mick

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Willesden Road Races

Here is report of the club road races held at Little Milton in Oxfordshire yesterday. Matt Cronshaw(Madison Genesis) is holding the cup Joshua Lawless (PMR) in silver position Rhys Howells (Richardson Trek)-Bronze. Also in the photo is Jayne Paine the … Continue reading

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Stuart “Hippy” Birnie 10 TT Record

Hippy set a club record of 19:54 for 10 TT over the Bank holiday weekend. Completing the course at an average speed of 30.2mph Hippy now possesses an impressive set of club records that span distances of 10, 15, 25, 20, 50 … Continue reading

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Club Track Champs 2016

The Club Track Champs are on Saturday 3rd September at Welwyn start time 2pm. All welcome bike hire available you must have ridden on the track before. Ladies Gents Senior Junior and School boy and Girl champs to be decided. … Continue reading

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Jayne Paine 2016 Master’s Criterium Champion!

Photos by Huw Williams Jayne Payne rode at Crystal Palace and finished in 4th place. She then went to the Milton Keynes Bowl on Saturday to take part in the Master’s Criterium Championships. She took the Gold medal in the … Continue reading

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Welwyn Track League

Friday didn’t get off to a great start. Early afternoon it was raining so Chris and Darryl (newly accredited!) decided to ride the club session at Hillingdon instead. Connor, Alex and I got to the track ready to go and … Continue reading

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Hippy starts PEDAL ED Transcontinental Race No.4

Stuart Birnie starts the transcontinental race today. Its a single stage, unsupported 3700km race from Belgium to Turkey. Bon courage indeed! You can track him live here (rider 142): http://trackleaders.com/transconrace16 Race info: http://www.transcontinental.cc/ Checkpoints, etc: https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=19cCxWLbuyzbNGX4rgZJPfxMDn0M Twitter Hashtag – #tcrno4

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Willesden become Central Region Champions at Reading GP

We had a strong team sign on for the Reading GP on Saturday. Our primary goal was to do well in the Team Pursuit. (ie. a well paced and clean ride) Darryl Lusardi was our man-one followed by Connor Woodford, … Continue reading

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Stuart Birnie Breaks 50 Mile Club Record!

Stuart has broken Pete Cookson’s 1995 50 mile record of 1:50:13! Hippy came home in 1:47:18 taking nearly 3 minutes off the record that stood for over ten years. The time placed him 21st in the BCDA event. This leaves … Continue reading

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Weekend TT Results

In spite of the heat and sometimes windy conditions as well,the club’s time trialists were in action last week. Gill Reynolds recorded 26.01 in the London Vets 10 at Tring on Wednesday. Brian Moon also rode in the event and … Continue reading

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Track Team at Welwyn

Great night at Welwyn last night. We had a big team and loads of fun. (Tom, Connor, Chris and Alex) B league 10 lap scratch 1st Tom 2nd Connor 10 lap points 2nd Tom Devil 1st Tom 4th Connor 6th … Continue reading

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The End to End Record attempt is underway!!

After 18 months’ preparation and thousands of miles training together Mark Brooking and Jane Moore set off from Land’s End at 3am this morning (Mon 11th July) to attempt to become the set a record from Lands End to John … Continue reading

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