Time to get Muddy – CX season is here

Hafren CC Cyclocross Championships This year the HCC CX champs in all classes will be awarded for the rider with the best 3 out of 4 results from the following Welsh Cyclo Cross rounds:- Builth - 9/9/17 Foxley - 24/9/17 Aberystwyth - 15/10/17 Newtown - 22/1017 Details of races at the following link https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/events/?series_id=349 This is to encourage riders to support our more local rounds and also to add value to the compe

Club TT Series Final Standings – 2017

Here are the final results of this years Club Series.  Thanks to everyone who took part by marshalling, providing cakes, putting out signs, taking in signs, riding and especially to Tony Brooks and Phil Paul for organising the whole thing.  Without you lot there would be no time trials and nothing to do on a Wednesday evening!  Thanks must also go to the members of the committee who do a lot behind the scenes to ensure that we have a thriving club able to ...

Club TT Series Round 14 – 23 Aug 2017

This is the time of year when the farmers are collecting their crops and making hay while the sun shines.  This means that occasionally we see large farm machinery travelling up and down the roads and causing delays for other road users.  Unfortunately this happened tonight with a combine harvester just as our time trial was on going and affected a few of the competitors causing them to slow slightly and lose time (I was quite pleased because it gave me a ...

Hafren CC 2-Up TT – Round 10 Coaching Revolutions Series

Pictures Elwyn Turner Race Report Dave Fletcher The finale of The Coaching Revolutions 2-Up Series saw the destination of five pairs of medals still outstanding from the nine pairs on offer. Chief amongst those medals was the settlement of Overall Gold and Silver, with the ball pre-race very much in the court of Bryn Davies and Pete Thomas. The only way they could be overtaken by the Nova Raiders pair of Scott Harris and Matt Gibbons was with a v...

Club TT Series Round 12 – Newtown 12.5mile TT, 2 August 17

(Thanks to Steve Higgins for the photos - more at the end of the post) A cross headwind on the outbound stretch didn't help much on the return leg, but there were some fast times in round 12 of the club TT series. The Women's event was close on the night with Emma Serjeant (34:29) nicking it from Louise Downward by 11 seconds as these two battle it out for fastest Woman rider. In the Men's event top spot went to Bryn Davies, his 28:36 showing why...

Grass Track League 14th July

Thanks to Kevin Jones for the photos 34 riders took to the grass track on a sunny Friday evening in Welshpool.   It was great to see some new faces enjoying themselves with the regular riders.  The junior racing was fast and frenetic and consisted of a flying lap, keirin and elimination race.   Elliot Turner continued to dominate the year 1/2 boys with 3 wins whilst Noah White and Max Bufton also took maximum points in the year 3/4  and 5/6 boys cat...

Grass Track Results 7th July 2017

Year 1/2 Girls 7th July Total   Flying Lap Scratch Race Elimination   Name Time Points Pos Points Pos Points Points Isobell Park 25.75 20 2 19 1 20 59 Lecsi Simkin 27.63 19 1 20 2 19 58     Year 1/2 Boys 7th July Total   Flying Lap Scratch Race Elimination   Name Time Points Pos Points Pos Points Points Elliot Turner 16.34 20 1 20 1 2...