Category: Club Standards

May 14, 2014 Richard_calder No comments exist

Martin Price follows Jonny Croston in the North Pennines The 2014 C2C ride between Roker (Sunderland) and Whitehaven which was to be held in June has been cancelled due to insufficient numbers of volunteers able to provide support and back up for the event. Michael Vennard is looking at organising a C2C ride in July/August to be…

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…

July 9, 2013 Richard_calder No comments exist

The Gold Standard C2C ride planned for May fell foul of the early season inclement weather. So of the original 8 riders, only 4, Martin Price, Matthew Dodsworth, Jonny Croston and Michael Vennard, posed for the obligatory picture in front of the C2C sign in the dock at Whitehaven in the early morning sun on Saturday 8thJune…

June 12, 2013 Richard_calder No comments exist

On the dock at Workington – Martin Watson, Peter Gillot, Dominic Skerratt, Jeremy Sykes and Martin Price tired, but happy after successfully completing the C2C in under 13 hours. The 8th of June 2013 saw the first run of the Calder Clarion C2C silver standard cycle ride. It’s the same 130 mile, 12,000ft of climbing extravaganza…

June 12, 2013 Richard_calder No comments exist

Gold Standard group finishing at Whitehaven in 2012 C2C under 12 hours – 6th July C2C under 15 hours – 8th June Martin Price will do his best to arrange a following wind for the Calder 2013 annual C2C rides between Sunderland and Whitehaven. This year, In addition to the ride which aims to complete in…