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Upcoming Events

Jun
20
Thu
7:00 pm SCC 10 Mile TT
SCC 10 Mile TT
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm
Sign on from 6:45 pm. First rider off at 19:01. Please bring exact cash £ 5 per rider.  ALL COMPETITORS MUST HAVE A HELMET – CTT REG (15), A WORKING FRONT AND A REAR RED[...]
Jun
27
Thu
7:00 pm SCC 15 Mile TT – Cancelled
SCC 15 Mile TT – Cancelled
Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm
Event Cancelled — proximity to Open TT
Jun
30
Sun
8:00 am Open 10 Mile TT @ Course D33/10
Open 10 Mile TT @ Course D33/10
Jun 30 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Entries via CTT Website https://www.cyclingtimetrials.org.uk/race-details/26397
Jul
4
Thu
7:00 pm SCC 10 Mile TT – Cancelled
SCC 10 Mile TT – Cancelled
Jul 4 @ 7:00 pm
Event falls between our Open 10 and the rearranged date of the Bickerstaffe Road Races.
Jul
6
Sat
9:00 pm SCC Bickerstaffe Road Race
SCC Bickerstaffe Road Race
Jul 6 @ 9:00 pm
After the disappointment of the original race being cancelled we are pleased to announce that the event has been re-scheduled to be held on SATURDAY JULY 6th. Let’s hope no storms are forecast. Thanks again[...]
Jul
11
Thu
6:30 pm SCC 10 Mile TT
SCC 10 Mile TT
Jul 11 @ 6:30 pm
First rider off at 19:01. Please bring exact cash £ 5 per rider.  ALL COMPETITORS MUST HAVE A HELMET – CTT REG (15), A WORKING FRONT AND A REAR RED LIGHT  FIXED TO THEIR MACHINE [...]
Jul
18
Thu
6:30 pm SCC 10 Mile TT
SCC 10 Mile TT
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm
First rider off at 19:01. Please bring exact cash £ 5 per rider.  ALL COMPETITORS MUST HAVE A HELMET – CTT REG (15), A WORKING FRONT AND A REAR RED LIGHT  FIXED TO THEIR MACHINE [...]
Jul
25
Thu
6:30 pm SCC 15 mile TT
SCC 15 mile TT
Jul 25 @ 6:30 pm
First rider off at 19:01. Please bring exact cash £ 5 per rider. ALL COMPETITORS MUST HAVE A HELMET – CTT REG (15), A WORKING FRONT AND A REAR RED LIGHT FIXED TO THEIR MACHINE[...]

2018 Boxing Time Trial Report & Results

Neil and Olivia rightful winners of the best decorated dressed price once again. BOXING DAY TIME TRIAL REPORT.

For this year’s annual festive event some 16 hardy club members faced the timekeeper Dave Ritchie resplendent in his Father Christmas outfit.

At the gathering in the clubhouse prior to the event I was able to overhear the plethora of excuses regarding lack of fitness,eaten too much etc whilst numbers were being pinned on a variety of clothing, some in skin suits (clearly approaching the race with serious faces), others in Winter jackets, and one even in short sleeves, adopting a more casual manner.

Most of the bikes this year were decorated in tinsel and ribbons, however, the outright winner was Neil Laing and daughter Olivia with the ‘tag along’ bike, for the second year running.

The weather was fine and dry with little or no wind making  for favourable racing conditions for the route from Weld Road roundabout to Pontins and back a distance of just over 5 miles.

The clear winner was in form Simon Deeley with a time of 11 minutes and 38 seconds, at times was up to 30mph, riding his Giant time trial machine, the previous week he had recorded a 23.03 ride in the Manchester 10 mile TT.

Roger and MargaretIn second place was fast improving big Tom Williams on his newly acquired Trek TT bike he stopped the clock on 13 mins 14 secs.

In 3rd place riding a conventional road bike adorned with decorations was the club’s Junior star Conor McKinnon who recorded 13mins 35secs.

Amongst the rest, credit to evergreen Margaret Biggs who arrived late in a panic still managed to record 17secs 5secs. As most of you will be aware Margaret is an amputee but this disability doesn’t deter her from cycling and is an inspiration to us all.

Also,new member Vinny Murphy overcame a mechanical problem at the start but still completed the course with a smile on his face.

Thanks go to the timekeepers Dave, Derek, Neil and the Marshalls Pete Leonard and Allan Taylor at the turn.

There were no incidents of note and all riders successfully completed the course, See you all next year.

El Prez ??

2018 Boxing Day TT Results

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