Category Archives: Tricycle

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

Posted in Time trials, Tricycle | 1 Comment

Longbarrow in action on the Newbury 12 Hour

The only tandem and one of the few machines with zero carbon. The marshalls found that quite refreshing. A certain Mr Culverhouse put in appearance and did pretty well with his useable leg. Some big mileages for the bikes. We trundled around … Continue reading

Posted in Time trials, Tricycle | 1 Comment

Massive Results update – World Champions, club records and epic punctures!

Here is what members have been up to over the last few months. August 3rd Last weekend Hannah Gunn, Rebecca Pressner, Simon & Mark Passey and Sam Grant went all the way down to Plymouth to take part in the … Continue reading

Posted in Audax, Club Digest, Club Runs, Events, Hillingdon Cycle Circuit, Mountain Biking, PBP, Road Racing, Time trials, Top 10 Results, Track, Tricycle | Leave a comment

Club Record for Jane Moore

Jane took over two minutes off club Trike record for a 10 mile Time Trial on Bank Holiday Monday. Jane was racing at the Tricycle Association’s NE regional “Mike Dixie Memorial 10” on the fast V718 course near Hull.  Jane’s time … Continue reading

Posted in Time trials, Tricycle | 1 Comment

Jane Moore – It’s Official!

Jane Moore received her certificate at the RRA lunch last week, which formally recognises her End-to-End record breaking ride. Pictured below are three three lady End-to-Enders, they are – Eileen Sheridan who set the women’s bike record in 1954. – … Continue reading

Posted in Time trials, Tricycle | Leave a comment

What a smashing year 2014 was!

Many of you will have seen this on the big screen at the dinner but I thought I would put it online for everyone to see all the great stuff we have been up to in 2014.

Posted in Audax, Club Runs, Coaching, Events, Hill climb, Hillingdon Cycle Circuit, Mountain Biking, Reliability, Road Racing, Social, Time trials, Top 10 Results, Track, Triathlon, Tricycle, Video | Leave a comment

Results from last week

Reports have been coming in fast and furious this weekend. Mark Brooking dusted down his trike and rode the Tricycle Association’s 25 in Essex recording 1.24.13. He had spent the season coaching Jane Moore for her successful attempt on the … Continue reading

Posted in Mountain Biking, Time trials, Top 10 Results, Tricycle | 3 Comments

Latest TT Results

Jane Moore went down to Kent and managed to break the club record she already holds recording approx 190 miles. On Saturday, on the fast Tring course, Ed Packard recorded 22.23, Gill Reynolds 24.27 and Brian Moon 27.20 in the … Continue reading

Posted in Time trials, Tricycle | Leave a comment

Jane Moore Sets New LEJOG Record

Well we finally made it to the top. Jane arrived at John ‘o Groats at 22:45 on the Thursday night. She chose not to carry on for the 1000 miles as an achilles problem was beginning to flare up. The End to … Continue reading

Posted in Time trials, Top 10 Results, Tricycle | 5 Comments

Follow Jane Moore’s attempt on the End to End Record

  At 6:00am next Monday 4th August, Jane Moore will start her attempt on the End to End tricycle record and potentially the 1,000mile record. Her Directeur Sportif is the one and only Mark Brooking, so she couldn’t be in more … Continue reading

Posted in Time trials, Tricycle | 11 Comments

Results from our Press Secretary

Roger and Connor Woodford at Welwyn, Photo courtesy of Dawn Fry Further to last week’s report. Willesden’s other entry in last week’s triathalon was 14 years old Josh Copley who finished 4th in his age group. Jane Swain riding in … Continue reading

Posted in Road Racing, Time trials, Top 10 Results, Track, Triathlon, Tricycle | 1 Comment

Longbarrow japes

Mark Brooking and Richard Hulls were last Saturday’s team aboard the famous Longbarrow trike. They were riding the Shaftsbury CC’s excellent 160km Audax from the historic cycling huts in Ugley, Essex. The weather for the ride was great and no … Continue reading

Posted in Audax, Tricycle | Leave a comment

Featuring Willesden Riders

Damon Peacock is widely known with Audax UK for his hard work in producing a range of films about Audax riders and riding. In this short piece Damon draws comparisons between long distance events such as the LEL and PBP … Continue reading

Posted in Audax, PBP, Time trials, Tricycle, Video | Leave a comment

Tricycle Association Presentation to Jane Swain

At the weekend Jane Swain attended the Tricycle Association National dinner and prize presentation.  She won 3 first handicap awards for National 50 and the East 25 and 100. The trophy pictured is for the fastest ladies ride over 25 … Continue reading

Posted in Time trials, Tricycle | 1 Comment

Mark Brooking reflects on Jane and Arabella’s 24 Hour record

Arabella Maude, The Longbarrow and Jane Swain Last weekend saw the result of two years planning since its inception. Two ladies, one of whom had only recently joined a real club finally made it to the start line with only … Continue reading

Posted in Time trials, Tricycle | 8 Comments

Jane Swain on the Fliss Beard Memorial 100

Sunday 14th July saw Jane Swain overturn her personal demons to take on the Fliss Beard memorial 100. Transport was kindly provided by Martin and Alison Purser from the Midlands up to Keswick in the lake district. Conditions were hot and … Continue reading

Posted in Time trials, Tricycle | 1 Comment