A great start and lovely weather made today's race in the picturesque grounds of Escot Park. Poor fueling let me down towards the end, but new skills were learnt and the billion run-ups were perfect conditioning for next week's Ally Pally.
My latest update to CYCLOCROSSRIDER is now live and you can read the whole post here. ALICE'S PROGRESS: RACING STARTS AND ALICE FACES THE BEST IN THE UK Her first few races are now behind her and the British cyclocross season is well underway. Alice Miller's latest column about her cyclocross riding and racing progression.… Continue reading CYCLOCROSSRIDER: 2nd column
A busy weekend sees me travel up to Birmingham to take part in my first national level event at the Cycle Show. Despite less than super public transport I have an enjoyable race and catch up with bike people!
My first CX race of the season is on a grassy course in sunny Somerset. Steady lap times see me come home in second place.
A reflection on my first season cyclocrossing. I've collected a summary of my results along with the photographic highlights of me getting muddy.
After a slow start I warm to the muddy conditions and set some respectable lap times. I also jump over a tree trunk and my front wheel disappears into a mud swamp.
Round 12 | Footscray, Sidcup | 29th December 2013 Weather: near freezing Course: Fast, mostly flat, uphill wooded section. One barrier Highlight: my first win! We arrived early and once I was signed on I had the chance for a gentle sighting lap to check out the course. The course was set in the Foots… Continue reading #12 London X League