Category: Racing

Stratford upon Avon Cycling Club Reliability Ride Review – 2014

Stratford upon Avon Cycling Club Reliability Ride Review – 2014

I’ve been riding with the Stratford Cycling Club since June last year, so this was my first go at the Stratford Reliability Ride that’s organised to help kick off most people’s seasons. The idea is to have a social ride and by choosing the most appropriate group, see if you’re up to the level of fitness that you think you’re at. The options were 3...

Race 2 – Woolly Mamil Winter Series 2 on the Stourport Circuit – 25th January

Race 2 – Woolly Mamil Winter Series 2 on the Stourport Circuit – 25th January

After last week’s close encounter, I decided to have another stab at this series in my effort to get some early season points taken care of. Some poor timekeeping meant that we (Sangita and mum, soigneur and chauffeur) arrived just about in the nick of time, with an all out team effort to get my bike re-assembled, signed-on and dressed correctly in time for the...

Race 1 – The Woolly Mamil Winter Series – Stourport Circuit

Race 1 – The Woolly Mamil Winter Series – Stourport Circuit

I’ve ridden a lot this winter so wanted to get the hump of the first race out of the way as soon as I could. The Woolly Mamil winter seriest at Stourport seemed a good start. There were many firsts, I’d never been on a proper cycling circuit before, first British Cycling race for proper points, first time representing a club, first potential sprint finish...