Redditch Road & Path Cycling Club

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Race reports from Sulli Berry on his recent exploits in the National MTB series

Hill Climb Results

  Hill Climb - Gorcott Hill - Results 13th October 2018 Number Name Time Position 3 Phil Whitely 1.0364 1st 4 Mark Patton 1.0636 2nd 5 Ade Ravenscroft 1.5038 6 Joe Homer 1.2731 6th 7 John Homer 1.5692 8 Ryan Oldfield 1.3942 9 Lauren Oldfield 2.1400 10 Scott Matthews 1.1484 4th 11 Ian Warr 1.1662…
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Wednesday 10th January 2018

Hi Everyone Happy New Year!  I hope you all had a good Christmas and are back into the swing of things now. We are back on bikes tomorrow night - wrap up warm but all groups will be running.  For those of you in any doubt, although the cyclocross season is basically over, please have…
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300 KM Audax – A Titanic Ride by Bob Scarle

Bob is well know within the club for his Titanic rides so when he mentioned he had rode a 300km Audax most of it through the night I asked him if he could recount this so people could see what was involved . Bob leads the longer Saturday morning club rides and can also be…
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MTB XC National MTB series R4 Report by Isla Mason

      This was probably the best race I've ever had. From heavy rain all weekend the course was damp and I was certain that the start line would be similar to cycling cross to race on. We went round the course which was slippy on the rocks but pretty similar to what I'm…
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MTB Regional School of racing 2017 report by Isla Mason

I was invited by British cycling foundation coaches to attend the 2nd MTB regional school of racing following a nomination by club coaches after some good National and regional results in mountain bike races this season. This was held at cannock chase At the start we spent around an hour indoors where we learnt what sort…
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National MTB series R3 &R4 race reports – by Sulli Berry

When I went to the national MTB event at Aske Estate for R3 of the National MTB series. I was very nervous.  We arrived on Saturday I went for a practice lap straight away with my friends and the first thing on the course was a massive hill and then a steep downhill corner followed…
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Peddle to Paris 2017

If you have ever fancied riding from London to Paris on closed roads all the way to the Arc de Triomphe with full medical, mechanical and nutritional support over 4 days, then this may be for you. The ride is for The Royal British Legion, so sponsorship is required by yourself. The cost includes kit,…
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