A relatively helpful wind with warm temperatures saw some good times, on a course with a profile of a steady climb after the first turn. Paul Lockyer wanted to restore the order of things after the weekend, and took the win by a good margin. One DNS and an unfortunate DNF by Sonia Laurie after missing the first turn, saw a total of 13 riders finish.
With the number of rides completed, the win of Div 1 of the 10 series may well be decided, but 2nd and 3rd places are still in dispute. Div 2 is looking less well defined as are divisions 3 and 4, so all to ride for in the last 4 rounds!
A very good field for an evening 25, with the Jubilee slightly outnumbering the Forest, but also a trio of Fareham Wheelers riders. However, with one DNF each for the two clubs due to punctures, and one DNF for the Jubilee due to going off course, the finishing numbers for the Inter-club were the same. […]
Bob Jolliffe has been in touch with some of his recent results. On Weds, July 3, he rode the a3crg Middlemarkers’ 25 on P884b/25 finishing with 1-06-47 which he says is his best in England since 1983, giving him a plus of 5-18 on standard for a 66-year-old. The following Weds he clocked his best […]