First 30mph 25 Mile Time Trial in Shropshire!

Josh Williams of Team Bottrill achieved an amazing time in the Mid Shropshire Wheelers annual Easter 25 Mile Time Trial to take the win. Taking just 49 minutes and 37 seconds for the course based on Prees, Tern Hill and Hodnet, Josh became the first rider to break the 30 mph barrier for a 25 mile Time Trial on Shropshire roads we are told by the Shropshire Cycling Clubs Association. A big thanks to organiser Simon Evans and all the marshals, time keepers and all the other people behind the scenes to make the event happen year on year. Full results will appear here on the Cycling Time... Read more »

Club 10 Mile Time Trial Competitions

In 2017 our 10 mile Time Trial Competitions will be decided by riding the Friday evening events promoted by Oswestry Paragon on the Queens Head course. We are locked in to our regular Tuesday night training sessions at the Shrewsbury Sports Village and our racers were either training on the track or saving themselves for SCCA Wednesday evening Time Trials which meant our Tuesday evening TT's were not viable. As Friday night has evolved into a time trial and social night it is seen as a really positive move for Oswestry Paragon to allow us into their very popular Friday evening programme.... Read more »

Brian Morrison

Sadly, Brian Morrison of the North Shropshire Wheelers passed away this morning, Tuesday 4th April. Brian had not been in good health for a while and had been in hospital for a number of weeks. Brian and wife Gill have been the backbone of timekeeping for time trials in both Shropshire and also Cheshire for many decades. Brian was a familiar face at the start of many TTs over the years and many riders came to know him quite well. Brian will be greatly missed, particularly in the TT fraternity, and we all owe him an enormous debt of gratitude for his unstinting commitment, dedication and... Read more »

Hawkstone Hilly Time Trial News

There's a change of HQ for the Hawkstone Hilly 19miles time trial on April 9th 2017 due to the Hairy Bikers Big Breakfast taking place at the normal venue. New HQ is at the start which is the layby opposite the Lower Heath Primary School. Obviously no toilets or changing facilities here and the nearest conveniences are at Prees Island. This is an entry on the line event and all are welcome to sign on from 8am with the first rider off in this Shropshire Cycling Clubs Association SB Series event at 9:01am.

Sunday Circuit Races No.2

Sunday April 2nd the second of our Sunday Circuit Races at the Shrewsbury Sports Village. The clubs Juniors again did us proud with three wins, countless other podiums and top 10s! Our winners were James Satoor, pictured, in the Youth B boys, Noah White in the Youth E boys and Erin Barton in the Youth E girls. Congratulations to all who took part with our next Sunday race taking place on April 30th and the first of our Thursday evening races on April 27th. There were some great pictures, like the one shown by David Perry who is a regular training visitor to the circuit training sessions.... Read more »

MSW Youth Academy Update.....

On the back of the success from our Youth Academy Riders in the West Midlands Circuit Series the next block of Academy Sessions will be held on Thursday evenings 7-8 during the current Thursday Structured Circuit Session by Academy coach Paul Kempster. These will run to Mid June when we will switch to a CX Academy - details to follow. Same Academy Rules Apply - we have already seen some riders this season make the switch from Go-Ride to Academy through hard-work and commitment lets see some more.

Sunday Circuit Race #1 - March 19th

A day of predominantly bunch finishes in very strong winds were the order of the day at Shrewsbury Sports Village as Mid Shropshire Wheelers hosted Event 1 of their 2017 Sunday and Thursday night circuit races at this very popular venue. The event was also round 2 of the British Cycling West Midland Youth Series and this no doubt was a large factor in a massive turnout of 335 riders. Big winners of the day were local girl Ellie Russell a member of the GB Academy and ex pro Jack Sadler both showing clear distance between themselves and the chasing packs. Of special mention was the large... Read more »

Would you like to Coach?

To help the club meet the challenge of more and more people of all ages getting into Cycling and joining us at the Shrewsbury Sports Village we need to recruit at least 4 more Coaches and Ride Leaders to join an effective coaching team rota. If this sounds like something you would like to do, check out these links and contact a club coach or committee member to start on the journey. Full funding available from Club Funds in return for a commitment to the coaching team. Coaching.       Ride Leaders.

Sunday Circuit Race No.1

Sunday March 19th sees the first of the clubs 2017 promotions on the cycling circuit at the Shrewsbury Sports Village. Over 300 riders will be taking part during the day starting at 10am with the under 8s. The days events will incorporate Round 2 of the British Cycling West Midlands Youth Series and it's great to see a great many of our young riders taking part. Not only are there races for young riders but also a Women's only race and 3rd and 4th category senior male riders.

2017 Reliability Trial

MSW Reliability wrapped up for another year - all riders catered for from out and out racers, the local club rider, ride social riders and aspiring youth racers.....next up circuit races on March 19th. The Youth Club Ride will be going out again on Sunday February 26th at 9:30am from Shrewsbury Sports Village led by Darren Fullwood.

First 30mph 25 Mile Time Trial in Shropshire!

Josh Williams of Team Bottrill achieved an amazing time in the Mid Shropshire Wheelers annual Easter 25 Mile Time Trial to take the win. Taking just 49 minutes and 37 seconds for the course based on Prees, Tern Hill and Hodnet, Josh became the first rider to break the 30 mph barrier for a 25 mile Time Trial on Shropshire roads we are told by the Shropshire Cycling Clubs Association. A big thanks to organiser Simon Evans and all the marshals, time keepers and all the other people behind the scenes to make the event happen year on year. Full results will appear here on the Cycling Time... Read more »

Club 10 Mile Time Trial Competitions

In 2017 our 10 mile Time Trial Competitions will be decided by riding the Friday evening events promoted by Oswestry Paragon on the Queens Head course. We are locked in to our regular Tuesday night training sessions at the Shrewsbury Sports Village and our racers were either training on the track or saving themselves for SCCA Wednesday evening Time Trials which meant our Tuesday evening TT's were not viable. As Friday night has evolved into a time trial and social night it is seen as a really positive move for Oswestry Paragon to allow us into their very popular Friday evening programme.... Read more »

Brian Morrison

Sadly, Brian Morrison of the North Shropshire Wheelers passed away this morning, Tuesday 4th April. Brian had not been in good health for a while and had been in hospital for a number of weeks. Brian and wife Gill have been the backbone of timekeeping for time trials in both Shropshire and also Cheshire for many decades. Brian was a familiar face at the start of many TTs over the years and many riders came to know him quite well. Brian will be greatly missed, particularly in the TT fraternity, and we all owe him an enormous debt of gratitude for his unstinting commitment, dedication and... Read more »

Hawkstone Hilly Time Trial News

There's a change of HQ for the Hawkstone Hilly 19miles time trial on April 9th 2017 due to the Hairy Bikers Big Breakfast taking place at the normal venue. New HQ is at the start which is the layby opposite the Lower Heath Primary School. Obviously no toilets or changing facilities here and the nearest conveniences are at Prees Island. This is an entry on the line event and all are welcome to sign on from 8am with the first rider off in this Shropshire Cycling Clubs Association SB Series event at 9:01am.

Sunday Circuit Races No.2

Sunday April 2nd the second of our Sunday Circuit Races at the Shrewsbury Sports Village. The clubs Juniors again did us proud with three wins, countless other podiums and top 10s! Our winners were James Satoor, pictured, in the Youth B boys, Noah White in the Youth E boys and Erin Barton in the Youth E girls. Congratulations to all who took part with our next Sunday race taking place on April 30th and the first of our Thursday evening races on April 27th. There were some great pictures, like the one shown by David Perry who is a regular training visitor to the circuit training sessions.... Read more »

MSW Youth Academy Update.....

On the back of the success from our Youth Academy Riders in the West Midlands Circuit Series the next block of Academy Sessions will be held on Thursday evenings 7-8 during the current Thursday Structured Circuit Session by Academy coach Paul Kempster. These will run to Mid June when we will switch to a CX Academy - details to follow. Same Academy Rules Apply - we have already seen some riders this season make the switch from Go-Ride to Academy through hard-work and commitment lets see some more.

Sunday Circuit Race #1 - March 19th

A day of predominantly bunch finishes in very strong winds were the order of the day at Shrewsbury Sports Village as Mid Shropshire Wheelers hosted Event 1 of their 2017 Sunday and Thursday night circuit races at this very popular venue. The event was also round 2 of the British Cycling West Midland Youth Series and this no doubt was a large factor in a massive turnout of 335 riders. Big winners of the day were local girl Ellie Russell a member of the GB Academy and ex pro Jack Sadler both showing clear distance between themselves and the chasing packs. Of special mention was the large... Read more »

Would you like to Coach?

To help the club meet the challenge of more and more people of all ages getting into Cycling and joining us at the Shrewsbury Sports Village we need to recruit at least 4 more Coaches and Ride Leaders to join an effective coaching team rota. If this sounds like something you would like to do, check out these links and contact a club coach or committee member to start on the journey. Full funding available from Club Funds in return for a commitment to the coaching team. Coaching.       Ride Leaders.

Sunday Circuit Race No.1

Sunday March 19th sees the first of the clubs 2017 promotions on the cycling circuit at the Shrewsbury Sports Village. Over 300 riders will be taking part during the day starting at 10am with the under 8s. The days events will incorporate Round 2 of the British Cycling West Midlands Youth Series and it's great to see a great many of our young riders taking part. Not only are there races for young riders but also a Women's only race and 3rd and 4th category senior male riders.

2017 Reliability Trial

MSW Reliability wrapped up for another year - all riders catered for from out and out racers, the local club rider, ride social riders and aspiring youth racers.....next up circuit races on March 19th. The Youth Club Ride will be going out again on Sunday February 26th at 9:30am from Shrewsbury Sports Village led by Darren Fullwood.

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