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 disappointment due to the cancellation of the TT last week, this week Aron Kelly managed the win he’s been training for. After giving up triathlon to focus on the bike, he’s hoping to have more success this year. His partner Sonia Laurie was also fastest female, with a strong field of 5 NFCC female […]
Forget the hype of Wout Van Aert, the absence of Mathieu Van der Poel, the strength of Phillipe Gilbert and the bad form of Peter Sagan. From an idea 8 months ago, NFCC member Matt Cafferky (and Bill Mayes) tackled the event. Over to Matt in a fantastic report … here