A relatively unhelpful wind, strengthening throughout the race, hampered an otherwise pleasant sunny evening event with less traffic than usual between Lyndhurst and Beaulieu. Resulting times were down in the first of the club championship events on what can be a fast course, with only one rider under the hour. Punctures and a mechanical saw one DNS (Richard Parker with Di2 issues) and 2 DNFs (Matt Cafferky and Bob Dowling) in a field of only 12, with another DNS due to work commitments.
A very good evening on the course, traffic was light with a few donkeys for some, and a helpful tail wind up the dreaded finish climb. The event went ahead with marshals volunteering after a request on Facebook. Aron Kelly was fastest home with a 22:27, 30 seconds off Paul Lockyer’s time last year with […]
New Forest CC were joint team winners in the first event of the ‘Tandem Tart Challenge’ on Saturday, a 10 mile TT on the P164. Stuart Peckham (23:28 and 18th overall), Ray Claridge (22:51 and 10th overall) and Antony Green (21:24 and 3rd overall) made up the team, unfortunately Paul Lockyer was a non starter […]