Oh What a Race …….
More to Follow Below!!!
Well another great weekend and Sarum Velo riders were blessed with a super course set up by wessex league and Vc Venta a true testing and fast paced course that if it had been wet would have proved even more eventful.
The Veterans 40+ Race Sarum Velo Had Jon Ellis and Chris Mingo Racing (must get chris updated sarum velo kit );-) chris came 63 and john came 73 according to wessex League Results when this was typed.
Oh What a Race epic to the End ……
Well LIndy what can i say bag of nerves before the race had to be calmed down by Pa Watkins you can do this LInds…..
Then the race Kicked off and below are the images to tell the Story…
LIndy Started off off the front and stayed there all the way to then end other riders clawing there way back towards LIndy with and Epic finisn Between her and Lauren Cracknell with Alison bringing up the rear .. Epic Race Ladies Well Done
Vets 50 +Race
Nigel Benham Made his return back to the fold and road a great race with some awesome competition in the vets 50 +to get a very well Deserved 47th Place
Mens Senior Race
Well what an Amazing start by Alex watkins he roared up to the front and was up to Third place on the first lap great start Alex (carbo loading night before must have worked )
dave was also up there in the bunch with rich in his first race .getting to grips with the new type of racing the boys battled and it was fierce in places as alex came cropper twice during the race .
while alex was having his own battles dave and rich carried on racing and having there own battles dave worked hard and carried on up through the bunch on his single speed while rich battled through the bunch and did amazingly for his first Race
the boys all did an amzing effort and raced the day away and alex did amazingly considering the crashes and came an outstanding 8th with david comming in at 16th and a briliant effort by Rich in his first race comming in at 32nd well done boys ..
was a great day for Sarum Velo and everyone seemed to enjoy it inc all the Dads, Wifes and ,girlfriends and children who were there supporting there loved ones cx is one happy Family
We also even PIck up the odd Stray (alan)
thanks again for your great support to all riders who race and follow us as a team we Love you All..
we also now have club beenies with bobbles available to order Sarum Velo Bobble Hat