Race report from Toby Barnes

Great riding again from supported rider Toby Barnes-his race report below

This weekend was round 4 of the West Midlands cyclocross series at The Heart of the England conference Centre.  It was a very fast course with lots of flat dry straights and some technical single track sections through the woods. I got off to a good start sitting with the leading group of 4 of us after the first lap. I put a small attack in . . . → To Read More Click : Race report from Toby Barnes

Inter Regional Track Championships

Good luck to Lichfield riders Hollie Owens and Dan Cooper who are representing the West Midlands at this weekend Inter Regional . . . → To Read More Click : Inter Regional Track Championships

WM Cyclo Cross Round 3

Today was round 3 of the West Midlands cyclocross league held at Johnson’s coaches in Henley-in-Arden. The course was fast and bumpy with lots of tight corners and short climbs. I lead off the start and 3 of us had a gap after the first lap. I then dropped the other 2 riders but my chain came off and I went down to second. I caught back up with the leader and attacked to gain a . . . → To Read More Click : WM Cyclo Cross Round 3

2nd for Toby Barnes at rd 2 of WMCCL

Race report from supported rider Toby Barnes

Sunday was round 2 of the West Midlands cyclocross league at Redditch. The course was technical as always with a few boggy sections meaning the bikes were getting quite dirty. I was gridded on the front row this time after doing well last week meaning I could get a better start. I was 2nd off the line, after about half a lap of racing there were 4 juniors with a . . . → To Read More Click : 2nd for Toby Barnes at rd 2 of WMCCL

Supported Rider Marcus Holmes on his 2016 National MTB XC Events

Event dates for the 2016 British Cycling MTB Cross-Country Series.

Rd 1: 2-3 April 2016
Pembrey Country Park, Llanelli

Rd 2: 23-24 April 2016
Newnham Park, Plymouth

Rd 3: 14-15 May 2016
Dalby Forest, North Yorkshire

Rd 4: 11-12 June 2016
Fforest Fields, Llandrindod Wells

Rd 5: 6-7 August 2016
Cannock Chase, Staffordshire

National Championships 16-17 July 2016
Cathkin Braes, Glasgow

Bike:

Whyte 29C Torq Team Edition Frame (XT 1×10 chainset & SR Suntour Forks) with Whyte Carbon Wheels. A top MTB XC race frame & set up, I loved . . . → To Read More Click : Supported Rider Marcus Holmes on his 2016 National MTB XC Events