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SUNDAY 18 OCTOBER; CCS “FALLING LEAVES” HILL CLIMB, INCORPORATING THE EDCA CHAMPIONSHIP
Many thanks to David Fenn for masterminding the organisation of this event.
Prizes: generously sponsored by local bike shop Lifecycle of Bildeston
Prizes for both individual men and women this year will be as follows:
1st £40, 2 £25, 3rd £20, 4th £15, 5th £10; the 4th and 5th womens’ prizes will be only awarded if there are more than 10 and 16 womens’ entries respectively
Both male & female fastest juvenile and junior = £15.
Team prizes: 1st £15, 2nd £10, 3rd £5 (prize per rider in a team of three). Only one team per club will eligible for the Team Prizes. Members must be first claim members of the club.
One prize per rider except for Team prize and Course record.
Course record prizes: Local insurance company, Robins Row of Long Melford have generously sponsored new course record prizes:
£75 for the person who sets the new overall course record – currently 43.4secs by Tom Stephenson – Colchester Rovers CC.
£75 for the Lady who sets the new Ladies course record – currently 56.6secs held by Victoria Pendleton, Mildenhall CC.
Only one rider will be eligible for each course record prize.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING:
Fastest rider overall and fastest junior; Fabian Horrocks, Veloschils Interbike RT, 43.9secs
Fastest woman; Samantha Segger, Boxford Bike Club, 54.7secs; new ladies course record, beating Victoria Pendleton’s record by 1.9secs!
Fastest juvenile; Bob Longstaff, Colchester Rovers, 48.3secs
Fastest team; Manningtree Wheelers, Lewis Symes, Michael Mcclachlin, Graham Collins, with a combined time of 143.4secs
Cycle Club Sudbury fastest rider; Lee Ford, 48.5secs
Cycle Club Sudbury fastest woman rider; Molly Cutmore (juvenile), 99.6secs
Cycle Club Sudbury fastest juvenile; Connor Mothersole, 88.6secs
|1||70||Fabian Horrocks||Veloschils Interbike RT||Jun||43.9|
|2||60||Frank Longstaff||Colchester Rovers||Jun||44.6|
|3||30||Daniel Zagni||Ipswich BC||V||46.5|
|4||42||Oliver Jones||Ipswich BC||Jun||47.2|
|=5||50||Lewis Symes||Manningtree Wheelers BC||S||47.4|
|=5||55||Hamish Mcdougall||Leicester Forest CC||S||47.4|
|7||21||Joshua Aiken||Stowmarket & District CC||S||47.6|
|8||29||Michael Mcclachlan||Manningtree Wheelers BC||S||47.6|
|9||65||Bob Longstaff||Colchester Rovers||Juv||48.3|
|10||15||Graham Collins||Manningtree Wheelers BC||S||48.4|
|11||10||Paul Moss||Stowmarket & District CC||V||48.5|
|12||40||Lee Ford||CC Sudbury||S||48.5|
|13||22||Neil Hughes||Veloschils Interbike RT||S||49.7|
|14||13||Joe Leney||Boxford Bike Club||S||50.2|
|15||45||Shaun Andrews||Ipswich BC||V||50.8|
|16||49||Daniel Drewery||Stowmarket & District CC||S||50.9|
|17||25||Thomas Foster||Manningtree Wheelers BC||S||51.0|
|18||19||Ben Sayles||Boxford Bike Club||S||51.1|
|19||8||Mathew Shotbolt||CC Sudbury||S||52.8|
|20||41||Martin Waters||Stowmarket & District CC||S||53.1|
|21||5||James Rush||CC Sudbury||S||53.2|
|22||69||Adrian McTigue||Plomesgate CC||V||53.2|
|23||20||Andrew Leggett||Team Velo Velocity||V||53.7|
|24||67||Mark Longstaff||Colchester Rovers||S||53.8|
|25||35||Peter Ingram||Ipswich BC||V||53.9|
|26||57||Paul Goldsmith||Colchester Rovers CC||V||54.3|
|27||4||Lewis Good||Stowmarket & District CC||S||54.5|
|28||26||Samantha Segger||Boxford Bike Club||W||54.7|
|29||72||Ben Steadman||Colchester Rovers CC||Jun||56.0|
|30||48||James Kelly||Oxford Brookes University CC||S||56.2|
|31||17||Leon West||CC Sudbury||S||56.5|
|32||23||Matthew Shinn||Boxford Bike Club||V||56.7|
|33||56||Ralph Keeler||Cambridge CC||V||57.2|
|34||61||Jonathan Evans||Plomesgate CC||V||57.7|
|35||32||Robert Hayton||Colchester Rovers CC||V||58.7|
|36||54||Gary Smith||Team Velovelocity.co.uk||V||59.7|
|37||12||Daniel Upton||CC Sudbury||S||59.9|
|38||73||Alexander Harrison||Stowmarket & District CC||Juv||59.9|
|39||16||William Tweddell||Colchester Rovers CC||V||60.9|
|40||3||Cliff Matthews||Wolsey RC||V||61.2|
|41||71||Lyster Romero||Plomesgate CC||Jun||61.4|
|42||1||Jeff Wilson||CC Sudbury||V||63.4|
|43||11||James Donnelly||Haverhill Cycle Club||S||63.5|
|44||51||Alex McNulty||ColVelo – Foreign (UCI registered)||S||63.7|
|45||59||Simon Ashmore||Manningtree Wheelers BC||V||63.9|
|46||33||Stuart Johnson||Manningtree Wheelers BC||S||64.2|
|47||43||Patrick Martin||Manningtree Wheelers BC||V||65.5|
|48||7||Mark Carey||Manningtree Wheelers BC||V||66.1|
|49||14||Kay Burgess||Kings Lynn CC||W V||67.3|
|50||2||Gemma Melton||Ipswich BC||W||67.6|
|51||28||Simon Norton||CC Sudbury||V||68.8|
|52||31||Kate Lucas||Norwich A B C||W V||68.8|
|53||37||Aaron Smith||ColVelo – Foreign (UCI registered)||S||68.9|
|54||53||Jon Bodsworth||Manningtree Wheelers BC||S||69.9|
|55||63||Lee Clarke||Manningtree Wheelers BC||S||71.2|
|56||18||Aoh Kanokporn Summers||Manningtree Wheelers BC||W||73.5|
|57||52||Claire Astle||Redbridge CC||W V||74.7|
|58||68||James Borrett||Stowmarket & District CC||V||77.3|
|59||74||Nicholas Borrett||Stowmarket & District CC||Juv||77.3|
|60||27||Louise Marsden||VC Norwich||W||77.6|
|61||34||Nicola Powell||Stowmarket & District CC||W||81.7|
|62||9||Dave Carr||Wolsey RC||V||83.4|
|63||75||Connor Mothersole||CC Sudbury||Juv||88.6|
|64||77||Max Ashmore||Manningtree wheelers – SCU||Juv||91.3|
|65||6||Christina Lankford||Cambridge Triathlon Club||W V||93.4|
|66||78||Alex Cutmore||Hadleigh Cycle Club||Juv||96.0|
|67||76||Molly Cutmore||CC Sudbury||W Juv||99.6|
|24||Ken Baker||Colchester Rovers CC||V||DNS APOL|
|36||Jim Clayton||Colchester Rovers CC||V||DNS APOL|
|38||Darren Fearn||Manningtree Wheelers BC||S||DNS APOL|
|39||Daniel Marcal||Finsbury Park CC||S||DNS|
|44||Marc Lynch||Stowmarket & District CC||V||DNS APOL|
|46||Deborah Percival||34 Nomads CC||W V||DNS APOL|
|47||Jason Corner||Diss & District CC||S||DNS APOL|
|58||Si Robinson||VC de Londres||V||DNS|
|62||Mandy Bunn||West Suffolk Whs & Tri Club||WV||DNS APOL|
|64||Simon Ridgewell||Wisbech Whs||S||DNS|
|66||Darren Davis||West Suffolk Whs & Tri Club||V||DNS APOL|
|CC SUDBURY ‘FALLING LEAVES’ HILLCLIMB LADIES RESULT|
|1||26||Samantha Segger||Boxford Bike Club||W||54.7|
|2||14||Kay Burgess||Kings Lynn CC||WV||67.3|
|3||2||Gemma Melton||Ipswich BC||W||67.6|
|4||31||Kate Lucas||Norwich A B C||W V||68.8|
|5||18||Aoh Kanokporn Summers||Manningtree Wheelers BC||W||73.5|
|6||52||Claire Astle||Redbridge CC||W V||74.7|
|7||27||Louise Marsden||VC Norwich||W||77.6|
|8||34||Nicola Powell||Stowmarket & District CC||W||81.7|
|9||76||Molly Cutmore||CC Sudbury||W Juv||99.6|
|10||46||Deborah Percival||34 Nomads CC||W V||DNS|
|11||62||Mandy Bunn||West Suffolk Whs & Tri Club||WV||DNS|
|CC SUDBURY ‘FALLING LEAVES’ HILLCLIMB JUNIORS RESULT|
|1||70||Fabian Horrocks||Veloschils Interbike RT||Jun||43.9|
|2||60||Frank Longstaff||Colchester Rovers||Jun||44.6|
|3||42||Oliver Jones||Ipswich BC||Jun||47.2|
|4||72||Ben Steadman||Colchester Rovers CC||Jun||56.0|
|5||71||Lyster Romero||Plomesgate CC||Jun||61.4|
|CC SUDBURY ‘FALLING LEAVES’ HILLCLIMB JUVENILES RESULT|
|1||65||Bob Longstaff||Colchester Rovers||Juv||48.3|
|2||73||Alexander Harrison||Stowmarket & District CC||Juv||59.9|
|3||74||Nicholas Borrett||Stowmarket & District CC||Juv||77.3|
|4||75||Connor Mothersole||CC Sudbury||Juv||88.6|
|6||77||Max Ashmore||Manningtree wheelers – SCU||Juv||91.3|
|7||78||Alex Cutmore||Hadleigh Cycle Club||Juv||96.0|
|5||76||Molly Cutmore||CC Sudbury||W Juv||99.6|
|CC SUDBURY ‘FALLING LEAVES’ HILLCLIMB TEAM RESULTS|
|50||Lewis Symes||Manningtree Wheelers BC||S||47.4|
|29||Michael Mcclachlan||Manningtree Wheelers BC||S||47.6|
|15||Graham Collins||Manningtree Wheelers BC||S||48.4|
|30||Daniel Zagni||Ipswich BC||V||46.5|
|42||Oliver Jones||Ipswich BC||Jun||47.2|
|45||Shaun Andrews||Ipswich BC||V||50.8|
|60||Frank Longstaff||Colchester Rovers||Jun||44.6|
|65||Bob Longstaff||Colchester Rovers||Juv||48.3|
|67||Mark Longstaff||Colchester Rovers||S||53.8|
7.30pm THURSDAY 10 DECEMBER; CCS QUIZ NIGHT
Thursday 10 December, 7.30pm, Stephenson Centre, off Broom Street, Great Cornard. An evening of fun and difficult questions – find out who the CCS brains are. Bring your own drinks and nibbles. Teams of (up to) six, or turn up and join a team on the night. Boxford BC and Hadleigh CC members also invited.
11am, SUNDAY 27 DECEMBER; ‘BOXING DAY’ RIDE
We really should change the name, it’s never on Boxing Day! Meet in the Cock (Horse) Inn car park, Lavenham at 11am on Sunday 27 December, for a short social ride with a non-speed related competitive element, finishing up back at the Cock Inn for a drink and cheesy chips, if the new landlords do them.
7.30pm, THURSDAY 7 JANUARY, CCS SUBS NIGHT
Book this date early! CCS Subs Night, 7.30pm on Thursday 7 January at the Stephenson Centre, off Broom Street, Great Cornard. A chance to pay your subs, collect the 2016 Handbook, and drink tea and chat – there might even be cake.
CCS 2015 THURSDAY EVENING TIME TRIAL SERIES
The season finished on 27 August. Results for the season, and the results of the series points competition, are posted at the foot of this page.
Congratulations to Justin Bellward on winning the points competition with 877 points, closely followed by Dave Fenn with 856 points and Ashton Dyson with 853 points.
CCS MEMBERSHIP SUBS
If you were unable to attend the Subs Night, please send a completed membership form and payment to the address on the form (or pay by EFT – details on the form) as soon as possible. You can download a membership form here 2015MemForm. Subscription rates are on the form. We’ll send you your new membership card and 2015 Handbook – a bumper edition this year! New car and bike stickers are also available.
UPCOMING AUDAX RIDES
To find out about audax rides, and how they work, and further details on these audax rides, and to enter (most of them) on line, visit http://www.aukweb.net/
Sunday 20 December; Colchester, 200k
Further details and entry to all these rides via the AudaxUK website at www.aukweb.net/events; anyone can enter these events.
LOCAL RELIABILITY, SPORTIVE AND CHARITY RIDES
Full details, and entry for most events, on the British Cycling website at https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/events
Sunday 13 December; Thetford; Winter series
Saturday 23 January; Thetford; Winter series
Sunday 24 January; Thetford; Winter series
Further details on the British Cycling website; https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/road
Sundays 10 January, 14 February, 20 March, 10 April; Redbridge Go Ride series
Further details on the British Cycling website at https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/cyclocross
Saturday 21 November; Redgrave
Sunday 29 November; Ipswich
Sunday 13 December; Ipswich
Sunday 24 January; Ipswich
CCS TRAINING RIDES
1) Tuesday evening fast training rides, from Tuesday 1 April, starting at 6.45pm from near the Post Office Sorting Office on Church Field Road, Chilton Industrial Estate, Sudbury, CO10 2YA, for a 1 hour fast training ride. The CCS Facebook page is the best place to check out dates for these rides. A risk assessment for the Semer route has been prepared by James Newton.
2) Sunday morning training rides; there will be training rides leaving from Market Hill, Sudbury, at 9.00am during December and January, and possibly earlier. The CCS Facebook page is the best place to check out dates for these rides. Rides will be at about 17 mph, without a café stop, for about 3 hours. These are social rather than competitive training rides, to get road miles. Information will also be posted to the club’s Facebook group.
CCS SOCIAL CLUB RUN AND SHORTER CLUB RUN
The weekly social club run leaves Market Hill Sudbury at 9am every Sunday. About 35-40 miles, with a cafe stop, at the speed of the slowest rider. Back about 12.45 – 1.00pm. Visiting riders welcome. The shorter club run is usually the first Sunday in every month. A shorter club run for people who haven’t done a club run, new members and those thinking of joining – everyone else welcome as well. About 25-27 miles, speed that of the slowest rider, cafe stop halfway. Just turn up! Bring your friends and relations. 9am from Market Hill, Sudbury. If you’re not used to riding in a group of riders, please read these guidance notes.
YOUTH COACHING – 2015 SEASON
The Club’s British-Cycling trained coaches worked with youngsters over last summer at Great Cornard Sports Centre. Over the winter there will be occasional Saturday morning sessions; for details contact David Fenn (see below) or the CCS Juniors Facebook page. The coaching sessions will start at 10 am and last about 1 hour. £1 a session for CCS juvenile members, £2 a session for non-members (juvenile club membership costs £5.00 per annum). Youngsters between the ages nominally 5 to 12 years old are welcome,; It would be appreciated if anyone wishing to take part could contact David Fenn, Coaching Co-ordinator; firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01787 374284. More information to follow – watch this space.
BILDESTON COMMUNITY CYCLING
OPEN TIME TRIALS
A increasing number of CCS riders are riding in Open Time Trials; results for 2015 here; see where all the records were broken! Many thanks to Roger for compiling these results throughout the TT season.
What's Going On In The Site
Make sure you keep up to date with what has been happening here on the CCS website.
Or you can try the archives where you will be sure to find something from the past that is worth a good read.