Wight Mountain/Red Funnel cyclocross team at Liddiard Park Swindon
Wight Mountain/Red Funnel cyclocross team racing in the second round of the cross league at Liddiard Park Swindon last weekend achieved great results with their new team.
On a flat but technical course around woodland and fields, in very hot conditions, Rob Bolwell, in only his second season, finished third U16, against stiff opposition of strong teams from both Swindon and Southampton.
Bolwell’s race was followed by the vets, womens and juniors, with Sean Williams, in his first season for Wight Mountain/Red Funnel, finishing 4th vet 40 and in the top 10.
Martyn Dymond formley of New Forest CC, 2nd vet 45, Steve Dines 1st vet 55 and Sarah Woods, also new to cyclocross, 3rd lady.
There were 101 finishers in the race.
Next round, in two weeks time will be at Basingstoke with a full team entry.