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SB Hub Development Race #2

It’s been quite a while since I pinned a race number on amidst scenery as charming as the Forest of Bowland. So far, this season’s racing has mostly consisted of racing at the crit track at Salt Ayre. The Time … Continue reading

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Cull Cup E/1/2 Pimbo, by Jimmy Smith

I’ve always had a love hate relationship with pimbo, at 6’4 it is definitely a course that plays to my strengths, but its usually held in less than ideal conditions, hence the hate! After last weeks dnf due to nearly … Continue reading

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Pimbo NWCR Road Race series #1 – 3/3/19

I’m of a certain age – old enough to remember the medicated toilet paper used in schools in the ‘70’s, which seemed to be made of antiseptic scented grease proof paper, that’s it IZAL…. only a Badgers nether region could … Continue reading

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Racing abroad and the first ride on the S Works Tarmac.

It’s too early for proper racing but my season started today. I was lining up at the Josep Florencio Open in Montroig, a coastal village about 1.5 hours south of Barcelona. After receiving a whatsapp last Thursday that my former … Continue reading

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Aughton Road Race

Words by Adam Baines, photos by Ellen Isherwood. It has been said that ‘La Vuelta’, for some, is the race of redemption. An opportunity for those pros who’ve had an ‘anno horribilis’ to salvage something from a season they’d rather … Continue reading

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Team Chronomaster Road Race

by Stephen Feeney On the 12th August, some 12 months after I’d organised our Team’s inaugural road race (with the assistance of many willing volunteers and friends) our second promotion of the 2018 season, our road race on the hilly … Continue reading

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NW Regional Championship Road Race – Cold Dark North / Lune CC

By Joe Bowers Jon, Tom and I lined up in the wind and rain for the 2018 NW Regional Championships last Sunday. The race was being held over 9 laps of the Capernwray circuit, featuring 10 times up Borwick Hill a 1.26km … Continue reading

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