Jack Young and Jack Morris take the top two places in the Mid Shropshire Wheelers season long 10 mile Time Trial Points Series held on Friday nights from May until August in conjunction with Oswestry Paragon CC. Jack Young courageously held on to take the title with a 100% completion record. With both riders getting faster as the season went on and Jack Morris winning individual events it was a always going to be tight at the top of the table. [table id=23 /]
The 2019 Reliability Rides take place in towns across the county starting on 20th January. If you fancy a little more pace than the Sunday Club and Ride Social, give them a go. Checkout the Time Trial page under Disciplines for a full calendar.
The Mid Shropshire Wheelers Annual Prize Presentation takes place on the evening of Saturday, February 2nd from 7pm at the Central Baptist Church Hall, 4 Claremont St, Shrewsbury. SY1 1QG. Tickets are priced at £20 for adults and £10 for under 18s and can be reserved by email to Club Secretary Stephen Handley HERE or by calling in at Dave Mellor Cycles. Tickets include a free bar and a meal. Please advise of any dietary requirements when booking.
Concord College student and Mid Shropshire Wheeler, Ronnie Tse became National Hill Climb Junior Champion of Hong Kong in his Christmas break. Next up before he returns to his studies are the Time Trial and Road Race.
British Cycling National Cyclo Cross Series Final returns to Shrewsbury Sports Village over the weekend of January 5th and 6th 2019. Veteran categories take place on Saturday from 11:30 and all other categories take place on Sunday from 10:00 with the Junior Men. Local interest will focus on the under 16 category with Daphne Jones hunting a podium slot and the Ben's, Pierce and Tomlinson making their National Series debut. The senior event will feature Ewan Grivell-Mellor who comes from a win on Boxing Day and will look to improve his National results.
Ewan Grivell - Mellor was a convincing winner of the 65th running of the Coventry Road Club Boxing Day Cyclo Cross held annually at Kenilworth Common. Next event for the Mids Cyclo Cross Riders heading to the National Series Final and National Championships is the Macclesfield SupaCross on Sunday 30th December. Picture - David Perry
We seem to be in a purple patch for club records this season and not just from the amazing Becky and Howard Lewis. From Youth with Lucy Hart to Espoir and Senior with Hetty Niblett to a long time member Andrew Clarke improving the new 15 mile record. Check out the Records page to see an amazing history of times through the decades.