Category: Road Racing

Stourport 25th August Cat 4 race

Three riders in last night’s Cat 4 race at Stourport. Robin Kirkham rode his first race, a valiant first effort in a race that had a fast start. Sadly a DNF, but he will be back Tim Egan and Matt Clegg worked well as a team throughout the race, only Matt’s magnificent last lap attack

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Cat 4 Beacon Racers at Stourport – with coaching points

A great performance, stylish and some team work and leadership. Congratulations to Matt who also got some points. It was great to watch a cycle team rather than a load of individuals even if it didn’t all work. Some tactical coaching points It’s OK to let a break go, but not to let others bridge

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Race training and coaching this winter

Just to let everyone know, I have booked Tudor Grange track for use by Beacon Roads CC from Monday 26 October 18:30 – 21:00 every fortnight. This is when GMT comes in and Solihull CC don’t use It. I will post more as I have it. The sessions will be open to all, but you

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Racing secretary’s report: May/June 2015

In May, the Beacon’s Sean Mungovan and Stuart White contested the annual West Midlands Regional Road Race Championships on the Bridgnorth circuit. Sean was part of an early breakaway that stayed away from the rest of the field, and eventually finished in a very creditable 6th place in a race won by Jacob Tipper of Neon-Velo. David

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Racing secretary’s report: March/April 2015

March and April were relatively quiet months for the racing members of the Beacon, with many making the journey to Mallorca to top up on their training following the early season excitement of the Woolly Mamil series. The West Midlands Road Race League is underway, however, and Sean Mungovan, Stuart White and Mark Patton each made

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