Headlines - 07/09/2009

British Time Trial Championship - F5/11- Botolph Claydon - 06/09/09

Twickenham CC fielded 3 riders in the British Time Trial Championships on Sunday in Buckinghamshire.

Held over 20.8 miles and based on 2 circuits of the F5/11 course, Ben Nicholson, Mat Myers, & Gavin Mitchell graced the tarmac alongside reknowned specilaists of the discipline including Olympians & World Champions in the shape of Bradley Wiggins, Chris Newton, Rob Hayles, Emma Pooley, & Wendy Houvenaghel, and winner of this year's Junior RR Series, Joe Perrett.

Masters Group D
22nd Ben Nicholson 51:58 (24.015)

21st Matthew Myers 54:10 (23.040)
25th Gavin Mitchell 56:38 (22.036)

Well Done Guys

Surrey League Handicap Championships - Kirdford - 06/09/09

1 Gary Dodd Sigma Sport RT EV
2 Nick Abraham Private Member 2V
3 James Stuart Norwood Paragon CC 2
4 Christopher McNamara Team Corley Cervelo E
5 Andy Betts Sigma Sport RT 1
6 Jason Edwards Wildside 707 RT 1V
7 Jason Luitr CyclingBargains.com E
8 Ben Wilson Solihull CC 1
9 Michael Staines  Team Corridori 3V
10 Darrell Pembroke agiskoviner.com 1
11 David Kennett Norwood Paragon CC 2V
12 David Farmer Cycleworks.co.uk 3
13 Toby Neave Southdown Velo 1
14 Driss Jones Brighton Mitre 3V
15 Ben Moores Norwood Paragon CC 3
16 Steve Home Twickenham CC 2
17 Steve Shaw Addiscombe CC 3
18 Keith Lea Addiscombe CC 3
19 Richard Collins Imperial Racing Team 3V
20 Howard Radcliffe i-Team.cc 3V

Steve Home will also be in action at Rusper next Sunday, riding the afternoon's E/1/2 affair, with Dave Peck, Mark Spindler, Mat Myers, & Will McFarland competing in the 3/4 AM race.

Good Luck Chaps

West London Combine '25 - HCC114 - Great Missenden - 06/09/09

Congratulations to Rob Griffiths who won the latest round of this year's West Condon Combine series held on the HCC114 Wendover By-pass course.

Full results follow:-
Rob Griffiths - 0:56:08
Dave Peck - 0:59:48
Nigel Atkins - 1:00:51
Vaughn Moseley - 1:03:58
Alex Tyrer - 1:05:53
Darren Paice - 1:07:33
Lisa West - 1:15:43

2-up - Mark Spindler/Rob Archer - 1:02:51
2-up - Tina Reid/Stuart Stow - 1:06:16

BC West Thames Circuits - Hillingdon - 05/09/09

Clayton Edge continued his promising form with a 3rd place in the 3rd Cats selection on Saturday.

Clayton's entertaining musings on the day's events can be read on TCCTalk.

Keep it going Clayton !

Amendment to Last Week's Results

The final results of the National Junior Road Race series have now been published, and Sandy King finished in 5th place (not 4th as estimated last week). Nonetheless, a superb result.

Well Done Sandy

And Finally.......

Twickenham CC went continental last weekend, with two separate approaches to Paris.

David Seymour rode via Newhaven, as part of the Hope and Play ride to set up play areas for the children in the Palestinian West Bank & the Gaza Strip. Crossing from Newhaven to Dieppe, they stopped overnight in Chantilly, before completing their 225 mile trip at Gare du Nord station.

Well Done David

Mark Veldmajier, Des Bennett, George Kirken, & Kevin Bird, had a fine weekend's riding, crossing from Dover to Calais / Coquelles, then following the coast to Berck, before staying over in Amiens. The final day saw them enter Paris from the west side, before reaching the Eiffel Tower on Sunday afternoon. John Scott joined us in Dover, and rode along with us before heading towards Criel. A full report will follow, but here's some statistics to be going along with.......

Departure Point Twickenham Coquelles  Amiens  Total
Arrival Point Coquelles Amiens Paris / Home Journey
Distance (miles) 118 108 119 345
Ride Time 08:12 06:55 09:25 24:32
Climbing 1824m / 5984ft 1019m / 3343ft 1149m / 3770ft 3992m / 13097ft
Average Speed 14.4 15.6 12.6 14.1

A Happy Quartet Reach Paris

Recovery Time

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