Category: Racing Results

Flat-out TTing with Otley CC

While some members have been seeking out long – that’s long as in interminable – climbs and humungous amounts of kilometres ‘sur le continent’ other members of the club were putting their time to good use organising, marshalling and riding much flatter…

Road racing for the younger members

The Easter weekend saw the younger members of the club taking part in road racing, from the much younger to those who can still – just in some cases – be classed as Juniors. The Mini-Flyers enjoyed Race Day 3 at…

To Hull and back on the V718

Well, not all the way there but when racing on the ultra-fast A63 based course V718 course in the East RIding of Yorkshire , where several competition and age records were set in 2016, it wouldn’t take riders too long. And…

Otley women’s road racing

We reported previously about Megan Cullen being picked to ride for Yorkshire in the Youth Tour of Scotland this month and also on Helen Goldthorpe’s use of road races to train for the national 3-up TTT championships in June. Time for…

Laying down the power at Ferrybridge

While Philip Graves of NOPINZ powered to another victory, winning the Ravensthorpe CC 10 on the V910 course near Ferrybridge on Saturday 8th of April in a course record time of 19:59, 1.29 faster than his nearest rival, our own riders, hill-climb…

Mini-Flyers Day at the Races

No, not watching the 1937 Marx Brothers film or listening to the 1976 Queen album, both of the same name, but racing again at the York Sport Circuit Saturday 1st April. Thanks to Rob Wilks via the Mini-Flyers Facebook page for the…

The Circuit of the Dales

While Helen Goldthorpe was enjoying the company in a road race Sunday 2nd April – see separate racing item – James Cullen and Phil Mason were enjoying, if that’s the correct word, the solitude of riding the infamous 50-mile Circuit…

Helen Goldthorpe’s TTT training pays off

As part of her training for the CTT Team Time Trial Championships 3-up in June Helen has been road racing to gain experience of riding closely to other riders. Well, that part of her training paid dividends at the weekend when…

Junior Race Team in action at Selby

Seacroft Wheelers Spring Road Races for 3/4 category and 2/3 category riders took place in Selby on Sunday 26th March and members of our Junior Race Team were there hoping to score some early season points. It was a mixed outcome…