CDNE Criterium League Round #3
E/1/2; A dominating performance, five of the team forced the race winning move after ten minutes of racing eventually lapping the field twice. Tom took the win, with Craig 2nd and Alex 3rd.
3/4, Strong riding throughout from the team, with Davey taking a strong 3rd in the group finish.
Youth, A strong ride from Richie Allen, forced away a 3-man move at the midpoint in the race before sprinting to a convincing victory.
Joel wins again tonight at York circuit, to take a fantastic hat-trick of wins there over the last three weeks and with it the series overall. He continues to improve week on week as we look to test him at a national level later in the season.
Some more great riding tonight at the second round of the CDNE Criterium League.
E/1/2, in a reduced field with minimal competition, it turned out to be more of a training race for the team, putting 6 riders in the winning move of 8, riding hard in a single pace line throughout it came down to a group finish despite attacking with an on-form Harry Tanfield of JLT Condor getting the edge in a blanket finish with Craig a close 2nd and Jack 3rd, the rest of the team 4th, 5th, 6th and 8th.
2/3/4, A fantastic race to watch with breaks continually being formed a being brought back, the winning move eventually went away with 10 laps to go with Joel breaking from the bunch with Team Zappi's Scot Auld, Alex managed to bridge with 2 laps to go, and rode superbly to take the sprint, with Joel 3rd, Richard took a flyer from the bunch and very nearly made contact with the break taking 4th and continuing from his excellent performance at the weekend.
4, Darran Moore our solo representative continued his development with an excellent 4th place, just cm of the podium.
Ben went quicker again tonight at the Richmond & Darlington 10 on the sporting course at Scorton, 9secs faster than last week, and 9secs more off the course record.
Average power; 379w.
Colin wins the Barnesbury Evening 10' this evening, his first TT of the year, in a very impressive 20:01.
Joel wins tonight at York, the second week running! The teams sixteenth win of the season.
Let's go racing!
York tonight, Prissick Thursday.
On Sunday, Alex and Rich lead a strong team at the Sloan Trophy and for the rest of the elite team it's the big one, The Rutland Melton Cicle Classic