Congratulations to NFCC rider Stephen Skinner, who over the weekend rode the Newbury RC 12 hour TT. Stephen completed a whopping 234.12 miles in the 12 hours, a herculean effort if ever there was one. Stephen had to wait for a few days for his distance to be confirmed as his cycling computer packed up after 6 hours of riding so had no idea about the distance he had covered, and had to wait for a few days for confirmation. Rather disappointingly, Stephen did not participate in the club’s 25 mile TT on Tuesday evening….something about a bit of fatigue after riding over 230 miles over the weekend. Chapeau Stephen!
After a week of no club activity (well nobody sent anything) there was apparently a historic local two day event on, with 5 NFCC riders spotted on the start list. Gerry Read has some photos on the gallery pages, so it must be true! Reports anticipated… Wessex Cyclocross League round 4 at Standlake Arena, Witney […]
Update from last week – Peter Weaver made another attempt on the 71 year old’s 25 mile record, his previous attempt thwarted by the event being cancelled! He rode the Southdown Velo event in 1.12.38 and claims the age related record. Further to last week’s cyclo-cross opener, event registration is with Poole Wheelers (the event […]