Category: Triangle

Triangle 8 – 9th June. 25 Championship

Jon Sharpe said on Twitter on the morning of the club 25 champs “Forecast for tonight’s 25 champs so far: dry, sunny, no wind, falling pressure. Float night??” As the rain started to fall in Otley, not torrential or that…

Triangle series marshalling

Thank you to those who have already marshalled at Triangle series events. Just to remind you to volunteer to marshal for at least one of the events as the expectation is, if you ride an event you are expected to…

Triangle 7 – 2nd June

What fantastic countryside and amazing views there are round the Pool Triangle. Being a marshal or helper does have its advantages – if anyone racing is enjoying the views then he or she isn’t riding hard enough! Thursday 2nd June…

Triangle 5 & 6 – 24th & 26th May

A double – or should that be treble? – helping of Triangle series results this week. On Tuesday 24th May the series ventured north to the A168 near Boroughbridge where riders could choose to complete a 10 mile TT or a…

Triangle 4 – 12 1/2 Thursday 19th May

Unlike at Headingley the same day in the Test Match where England were playing Sri Lanka rain certainly didn’t stop play Thursday evening, at least not for the 14 Otley CC riders – no guest riders unusually – who decided a…

Triangle 3 – 12 1/2 Thursday 12th May

Another bumper field reported to the time keepers for the third Triangle event. The strong sunshine had been shining all day but the weather was set to change to cooler conditions as the riders assembled for signing on.  A strong…

Triangle 2 – 12 1/2 Thursday 5th May

Last Thursday’s Triangle event, the second in the series, was a complete contrast to the previous week, sunny, warm and much calmer conditions thankfully prevailing this time. Helpers weren’t required to dress for Everest-type conditions and didn’t have to worry…

Triangle 1 – 12 1/2 Thursday 28th April

The first event in the 2016 Triangle time trial series took place Thursday 28th April on the Pool Triangle 12 1/2 course and what a memorable time it was for all concerned! The event was held in challenging conditions and…