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One Sunday In Hell (East Midlands Style)

Affirmation, were it needed, of just how far and how rapidly women’s cycling is advancing in this country could be found on Sunday with the inaugural Womens Cicle Classic. The men’s event has been a staple on the domestic calendar … Continue reading

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Beacon of Madness

Midweek MTB Madness came around for the third time this season last Thursday , the latest venue being Beacon Country Park near Upholland.  Beacon  park is set within 300 acres of countryside with a great variety of terrain much of which was … Continue reading

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Mossley CRT Memorial Races

On Sunday, whilst in another world-  on another planet even, Mark Cavendish was touring Normandy in his new yellow top, a dedicated group of grass rooters were giving their all in memory of Iestyn Kier and Kirsty Saunders, two young … Continue reading

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I’m Not Complaining-Its a Choice

  A rare blog entry as it contains no photos and its largely about me. This may not happen again (hopefully) Being involved in bike events as I am I do appreciate that in terms of exertion levels and blood … Continue reading

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What! They Can Do It Without Wheels?

Occasionally I will wander away from covering cycling related events. I have been known to do the odd wedding or baby portrait but this season I seem to have developed a whole new string to my bow. Through my association … Continue reading

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Chorlton and The Wheelies- A Return to Madness

Round 2 of the ever excellent Midweek MTB Madness series of 2016 took place on Thursday evening at Chorlton Water Park, (yes, sorry about the title but every pun intended). A large field of mixed abilities spent an hour in … Continue reading

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Who is………….Alice Sharpe?

Alice Sharpe is a recent convert to road racing having moved across from triathlon where she has enjoyed a great deal of success, including a top ten in last years Nationals. First spotted by Sunsport Velo WRT team manager Tony … Continue reading

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Sunsport at Stoke. An Evening in Pictures

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Sunsport At Stoke

Womens cycling has made a stellar leap in profile over the last couple of years. The calendar has increased dramatically and thanks to increased television coverage advertisers and sponsors are latching onto the fact that it is a great shop window … Continue reading

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Lewis Cranks It Up

Sunday saw the first race in the Crank It MTB series at Clayton Vale by the National Cycling Centre, an excellent venue with some testing trails to sort the field out. Turn out was modest. The organisation by Jack Humphreys and … Continue reading

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