Category: Hill Climb

September 5, 2018 Richard_calder No comments exist

Calder Clarion’s Annual Hill Climb Event is held on the 1100 metre Woolley Edge Climb. The Open event incorporates the Calder Clarion Hill Climb Championships.  Directions: From Crigglestone High Street, head south towards West Bretton. At foot of hill as you leave Crigglestone, turn left onto Dennington Lane, just before Station Inn which is back…

October 20, 2013 Richard_calder No comments exist

Wentbridge Hill Climb  Promoted by Upton CC      27th October 10am Early part of the CLimb.   Photo Picture by Martin Lodge © 0.52 Miles on B6474 Old Great North Road£3.00 Entry Fee..  Registration 9:30amCash Prizes (Signing on & refreshments at top of hill adjacent to A1)All Riders over 12 years old welcomeStart: On Bridge over river…

September 7, 2013 Richard_calder No comments exist

National Clarion Hill Climb Championships are on 28th September, starting at 9.00am at Linlithgow, Scotland. The event takes place on a closed road and is open to all ages. Last year 100 competitors entered.  The hill is 900 metres Why not make it a weekend of cycling in Scotland and combine the hill climb with the…

April 7, 2013 Richard_calder No comments exist

This photograph, tweeted by Tim Moss, of roadside drifts at the top of Gilbert Hill a week after the big April snowfall meant that this was as far as some riders got when trying to get to the cafe at Langsett. Below is Holme Moss. The fact that the road was closed hadn’t stopped Richard…

February 3, 2013 Richard_calder No comments exist

Saddleworth Clarion’s Ben Gillespie, winner of the Calder 1st january 5 mile TT, was a comfortable winner in the 1.2 kilometre, 20% maximum gradient Polocini Cafe Hill Climb on Sunday 3rd February in a time of 3.58Conditions were cold with rain falling hard with streams of water running down the roadside gutters.Jonny Croston came in…