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!
It may seem a bit early to be talking about cyclocross but, to quote the organiser of the first race “it is only 32 sleeps to the first race of the season!” The New Forest Cycling Club is now affiliated to the Wessex Cyclocross League for the 2019/2020 season. This means that NFCC riders will […]
Ray Claridge won last night’s TT with a 36:04, a very good time that would likely have had his 3 minute man and second placed rider Stuart Peckham just in sight on the last rise to the finish. The evening had an unhelpful wind direction, but was warm and at least rain free. A further […]