Welland Valley CC members competed in a number of events last weekend. Well done to all the riders involved, and good luck to all those racing this weekend.
At the Frank and Joy Sheppard Memorial TT, organised by friends at Kettering CC, Simon Barnett stopped the clock at 29:02, followed by Dean Barnett at 29:47, both on road bikes. Tom Evans recorded 30:54, and Michael Carter 33:01. Riders enjoyed what were very damp conditions!
Round 2 of the Leicestershire Cyclocross League, hosted by Rockingham Forest Wheelers, saw some excellent performances from Welland Valley CC members, and top 3 results for Dom Switzer (1st U14 male), Vic Barnett (2nd Vet 70+), Sarah Vigrow (3rd V40 female) and James Moore (3rd Vet 40+).
- Andrew Deathridge was 4th in the U9 race, Jacob Collins 10th, and Daniel Holton 11th.
- In the U12 race, Luke Jones was 6th male, and Jamie Kershaw 8th. Hannah Henderson was 6th U12 female, and Florence Switzer 7th.
- In the Youth/Novice race, Dom Switzer was 1st U14 male, Huw Wilson 6th, Daniel Henderson 10th, and Mac Carter 11th.. Ben Brant was 16th U16 male, and Jim Vernon 17th. Colin Jones was 6th Novice.
- Sarah Vigrow was 3rd V40+, and 9th overall in the Womens race
- In the Vets 50+ Vic Barnett was 19th overall, and 2nd V70+, Adrian Killworth was 23rd, Charlie Simpson 27th ad Marc Henderson 28th.
- Michael Burke was 9th Senior, Tom Medley 12th, and Mark Fiddy 16th
- James Moore was 3rd in the V40+ category, Hans Van Nierop 13th, Nick Horder 17th, Dean Barnett 24th, Nik Kershaw and David Wilson 28th and 29th, and Hamish Low 36th