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Who is…………Rosie Walsh?
Following on from our recent Q and A with Seonaid Thompson we put another one of Sunsport WRTs new recruits under the spotlight. Emerging talent Rosie Walsh was part of the High on Bikes Road Team for 2016. Spotted by … Continue reading
The Rakes Progress
Sunday saw the annual pilgrimage to Rawsons Rake in Ramsbottom for the prestigious Lancashire RC hill climb event. A great crowd was rewarded with some fine Autumn weather and a field made up of some good quality big hitters on the … Continue reading
3 Peaks 2016. A Day in the Dales
Unlike last year when the unseasonably hot September weather bathed the Yorkshire Dales in glorious sunshine, Sundays edition of the Three Peaks Cyclo Cross race saw a return to form with a mix of wind driven showers and lead grey … Continue reading
Introducing Sunsport WRT’s Seonaid Thompson
After a debut season that has exceeded their wildest expectations with appearances in most of the major domestic events, extensive television coverage and regular trips to the podium, Sunsport Women’s Race Team are not about to rest on their laurels. Indeed … Continue reading
What I Did Last Week-The Tour of Britain
As everyone but the BBC knows the Tour of Britain did a tour of Britain last week. I managed to accompany them for the first half of said tour visiting such far flung and exotic locations as Scotland, Carlisle, Kendal, … Continue reading
Midweek MTB Madness. A Series in Pictures
Another entertaining season of Midweek MTB Madness drew to a close at Beacon Park last week. I have probably used enough words reporting each event so if a picture paints a thousand words here’s nearly 100 thousand of them! Feel … Continue reading
A Final Bout of Madness
The excellent Midweek MTB Madness series reached its conclusion on Sunday (yes, I know) at Beacon Country Park, its second visit of the year. Organised by Dave Harrison and as a late addition to the calendar it was again a … Continue reading
Who Is…………………..Becky Preece?
To the inner circle of off road racing the name of Becky Preece needs no introduction, certainly not in the North of England, which is all that really matters of course. Becky has been on the MTB and cross … Continue reading
Madness Hits the Rocks
Round four of Midweek MTB Madness was hosted by Adrian Watts of Rossendale RC and raced off at Lee Quarry in Bacup, an old familiar venue for many an MTBer from both sides of the Lancashire/Yorkshire border. This venue is … Continue reading
Womens Cicle Classic. A Story in Pictures
The inaugural Women’s Cicle Classic took place on Sunday 17th July 2016. This is my story of the day in pictures.