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

Tuesday Grass session Coaching

Tuesday Grass session coaching is on tomorrow and will be concentrating on CX skills after Sunday’s tremendous turnout for the 1st WMCCL race. Starts, sprints and building that race stamina! 6.30 prompt start please. Early birds can assist with setting out and get a head . . . → To Read More Click : Tuesday Grass session Coaching

Super start to MTB XC season for supported rider Marcus Holmes

West Midlands Regional MTB XC Series Rd 1: Run and Ride Winter Classic 28/02/16

This is a great local event held at Tackeroo (Cannock Chase) by local bike shop Run and Ride.  The course was great with new sections of single track with tight drops along with new twisty sections through the trees.

My re-built Whyte 29C Team bike but especially my new carbon Whyte mountain bike wheels were unbelievable, the wheels are super stiff as well as . . . → To Read More Click : Super start to MTB XC season for supported rider Marcus Holmes