Category: Calder Hill Climb

September 6, 2013 Richard_calder No comments exist

Bronze Standard Oscar for Lee Thortersen There was a magnificent field of 38 for an evening hill climb. Nick Griffiths time of 2.48.1 was 22 seconds adrift of his record time of 2.26.4, done 11 years ago, but his time was still enough to win the 2013 edition of the hill climb and shows that despite the passing…

August 18, 2013 Richard_calder No comments exist

No need to enter the Tour, just turn up and ride the regular Wednesday evening 10 on 21st August.Every rider, apart from receiving their normal 10 mile time, will be timed over the last 3.5 k from just after Ackworth Roundabout to the finish. That’s it. Stage 1 Prologue completed and you are in the Tour. Location…

September 1, 2010 Richard_calder No comments exist

Calder’s Kevin Watson on the Woolley Edge Climb Owen Mitton (Huddersfield RC regained his Open Calder Hill Climb title on Woolley Edge, completing the 1200 metres 17% climb in 2:53.1 Owen is famous in Calder Clarion circles after falling in the Calder and Hebble Canal while guesting on a Calder club run and also later at a…

September 15, 2009 Richard_calder No comments exist

Ian Cooke It was a record breaking 10 series this year with record numbers of competitors and Ian Cooke, breaking not only the event record, but also the course record with 21 minutes 45 seconds on the 5th August.The Calder Clarion Hill Climb, open to everyone, always takes place the Wednesday after the Summer 10 series closes.This…