Category Archives: Road Racing

Willesden CC Road Races 15 September 2019

The annual John & Dulcie Walker Memorial Road Races took place on 15 September 2019, ably organised by new boy Aidan Hegerty, with a crowd of helpers from the club.  

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Social night cycling and soccer

Social Night Out Tuesday 13th August Hayes and Yeading FC v Harrow Borough FC   Beaconsfield Road, Hayes, Middlesex, UB4 0SL (round the corner from the cycle circuit) Kick Off – 19:45 Did you know there was a great football club … Continue reading

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Cycle Circuit Fridays – now on at Hillingdon

FRIDAY SESSIONS ARE BACK! STOP PRESS!!  There WILL be a session on Good Friday 19 April, which makes it Really Good Friday. Please support your club by attending.  You can ride, train, or just drop by for a chat and … Continue reading

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WCC Road Race 16-9-2018

The followwing photographs were taken by the Car Park Attendant Ron Purdy who was still working when the Dulcie Walker event was running..Jane made a great success of both events. The girls in the kitchen did another marvellous job and … Continue reading

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Willesden Road Race Sun 24 Sept 2017

Again thanks to Jayne we had a really good day,with lots of help from marshals and the ladies suppling the food, and all the othrs behind the sean. Here are a few pictures of the day. Ron Purdy

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REMINDER – Marshals for WCC road races

To all members of the Willesden Cycling Club We are still short of marshalls for the road races on 24 September, so please come forward and help your club.  The first race is off at 9.30 – so if people … Continue reading

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Jayne at the World Road Race Champs

There were 70 in my age group. There were about 60 other older women in my race including JeannI Longo who was disqualified afterwards for having an underweight bike . So 130 of us altogether. I missed the break on … Continue reading

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Marshals for WCC road races

We will need a lot of help with marshalling the road races on 24 September.  I expect we will have a number of Accredited Marshals on the day, but the circuit will need additional marshals to ensure the safety of … Continue reading

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John & Dulcie Walker Road Race for 2017

https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/events/details/157557/John-Walker-and-Dulcie-Walker-Memorial-Road-RacesThe Willesden will be holding their annual John and Dulcie Walker road races on Sunday, 24th September 2017 Venue:   Little Milton Village Hall, Thame Road, Little Milton, Oxfordshire, OX44  7PZ RACE 1 Dulcie Walker Memorial Road Race 80km (Regional … Continue reading

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Top 10 for Copley in Nationals

Second claim member Josh Copley rode the Junior National Road Race recently. Here is the report via Catford CC: National Junior Road Race On Sunday 16th a CatfordCCEquipe/Banks junior team of Josh Copley, Ieuan Woods and Hector Corey rode the … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Andy on point at Bovingdon!

Andy Taylor: Yay!! Finally got some points on the board!! In miserable conditions and I guess what you would call an attritional race I managed to finish 8/9th; photo finish. Great race, smaller field than Hillingdon, I think there were 23 … Continue reading

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Results round up

On Tuesday night at Crystal Palace, Jayne Paine finished 4th after a hard fought event the winner being Bella Leach Irvine(winner of the Tour of Sardina)and ex pro riders taking 2nd and 3rd. In fine weather,although very windy, Gill Reynolds … Continue reading

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Results round up

Jayne Paine finished 2nd in the hour long race at Gravesend Cyclopark after making a break and finished just an inch behind the winner. Gill Reynolds rode in the Cambridge 10 recording 26.39 in winter conditions and Pavel Zarovskiy managed … Continue reading

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BC West Thames Race 4 – 26/4/16

Tony Lusardi: Two riders for Willesden raced Tuesday night. Connor Woodford made a welcome return to the team taking on the E123. Darryl Lusardi rode both races after a rather shambolic 3/4’s which resulted in few riders crashing into a … Continue reading

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Jayne on the Podium at Lee Valley

Jayne Paine: I got a 2nd place in the CC Hackney Primavera E1234 race at Lee Valley Circuit Saturday, beaten on the line by Maddie Gammon. Funny race – terribly slow. Only me and Detta Guerrini having an attack or keeping … Continue reading

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New ‘Bovingdon Bomber’ Cycle Circuit

The Hemel Hempstead Cycling Club are pleased to announce the ‘Bovingdon Bomber’ Cycle Circuit! Courtesy of Drift Limits, Hemel now have the use of a new 1km traffic-free circuit for criterium racing and training events at Bovingdon Airfield, Hertfordshire.

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Pierce tests new 1x gearing at Tameside

Alex Pierce: I raced at Tameside circuit yesterday evening in the 2/3/4. Was a little surprised at how hard I was finding the race and my power data was way higher than it usually is in the e/1/2. I just … Continue reading

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