Month: May 2011

May 30, 2011 Richard_calder No comments exist

Leaving wet Whitehaven Peter Gillot and Richard Hancock, the support team could see the Calder riders climbing slowly towards them in ones and twos as they waited higher up the slopes of the C2C’s final major climb out of Stanhope with the magnificent backdrop to the west of the Northern Pennines, bathed in late afternoon…

May 24, 2011 Richard_calder No comments exist

Calder Clarion’s own quarterly magazine has been launched. The first edition ‘Spring 2011’ includes Club News, Web Site changes, Club Development,  Annual Awards, Early season and club run activities and features a Spotlight on Vets Cyclo Cross National Series and Northern Championship winner Steve Burton, our Tour of Flanders Weekend and much more. It’s available on-line here or…

May 8, 2011 Richard_calder No comments exist

Michael Burton leads Carl Lindop on a climb Paul Milsom, Michael Burton and Carl Lindop completed the Colne Valley Mountain Bike Challenge on 8th May. The setting is the dramatic terrain of the Colne Valley near Huddersfield.The 30 mile route involved over 1200 metres of climbing and included demanding off road terrain with some steep climbs incorporating some…