Category: Road Racing

Racing secretary’s report: June-July 2016

The April-May racing secretary’s report ended on news of Dave Hughes’s return to racing after a 30-year rest. Well, not satisfied with his 2nd place at Enville, Dave has committed himself to a full schedule of LVRC racing this summer. Since the Enville event, Dave’s age-category results are as follows (and I might have missed a few!): won a criterium

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Racing secretary’s report: April-May 2016

With the 2016 season now well under way and plenty of Beacon members racing, it seems a good time for an update on their fortunes over the past couple of months. First up in April was the Bill Jinks Memorial Road Race at Corley, Warwickshire, promoted by Royal Sutton CC with support from Leamington Cycling

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Racing secretary’s report: January-March 2016

The 2016 season is now well under way, and this round-up of club members’ early season racing activities comes to you rather later than intended due to some technical problems with the blog. The post covers the three months up until the end of March, but stay tuned for an April report coming soon. The

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Coaching for racing

Our new winter coaching sessions at Tudor Grange Circuit in Solihull have got off to a decent start So far we have had two sessions covering riding in a pace line and riding in contact with other riders. Four more sessions are presently planned covering, riding side by side and behind other riders. Changing places

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Racing secretary’s report: September/October 2015

With the forced cancellation of the Beacon road race in August, the Churnet Valley Veterinary Road Race, held on the Swynnerton course in Staffordshire in late September, stood in as the final round of the West Midlands Road Race League. The Beacon’s Stuart White raced, but his race was cut short by a rather spectacular chainring failure.

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