Good Start to New Year by Local Racing Cyclists
Rye Wheelers were out in numbers at Bethersden on New Year’s Day to ride in and support the Southborough Wheelers Open 10 Mile Time Trial.
Nick Wilson was the best of the Rye riders, placed sixth in a field of 91 riders, including some of the best from the Home Counties. Steve Gooch (Rye Wheelers) was 21st., and James Fosbery took an excellent 25th. spot, also winning the under 17 year class.
Rebecca Wilson (Rye) took third place in the Ladies event behind Super-star Bronwen Ewing and Philippa Jenkins of the Southborough Wheelers.
David Greenwood (Rye) was placed 35th. Overall and 3rd. in the Veteran (over 40) standard. Other Rye riderss were Barry Goodsell, Joshua Clark, Mark Amon, Kelvin Holmes, William Murtagh, Jim Hollands and Dace Homa.
Peter Pav, Bryan (Rye) unfortunately punctured on his way to the Start and Mark Fosbery (Rye) was unable to compete.
More pictures and other Rye Wheeler news in the February Issue of Rye’s Own
Rye’s Own Bulletin Friday 1 January 2016
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