Desborough on top form again in time trial
PUBLISHED: 11:19 09 September 2011
THE final time trial of Ely and District Cycling Club's summer season was held on the Witcham circuit at the weekend.
THE final time trial of Ely and District Cycling Club’s summer season was held on the Witcham circuit at the weekend.
The challenging two-lap four-mile circuit saw Lee Desborough, riding a conventional road bike, win the event in a time of 19mins 5secs. Regular Ely rider Colin Whitechurch pipped Geoff Brewster into fifth place with a time of 19mins 54secs, beating Brewster by just four seconds.
Chris Brown (21mins 19secs) and Jason Wason (21mins 30secs) finished the season off with respectable times whilst both Matt Eley and Laura Aldred continued to improve their performance with times of 21mins 46secs and 23mins 40secs. A big thanks goes to regular starters Roy Benstead, Brian Cooper, Martin Holland and Andy Clarke.
The club meets on Sundays for the weekly club ride starting from the Paradise Centre car park at 9am. The next time trial is the Hill Climb Time Trial on Sunday, October 16 at Moulten Hill. For more information on the club visitwww.elycyclingclub.com,
Full Results: Lee Desborough 19mins 5secs, Nick Waterfall 19mins 8secs, Alan Newark 19mins 16secs, Tom Sykes 19mins 22secs, Colin Whitechurch 19mins 55secs, Geoff Brewster 19mins 59secs, Ben Harwin 20mins 12secs, Martin Brown and Cliff Loveday 20mins 14secs, Chris Brown 21mins 19secs, Jason Ward 21mins 30secs, Matt Eley 21mins 46secs, Brian Atkinson 22mins 4secs, Martyn Scott 22mins 36secs, Andy Darley 22mins 47secs, Danielle Pincus 23mins 2secs, Rob Legg 23mins 39secs, Laura Aldred 23mins 40secs, Eddie Green 24mins, Celia Whitechurch 26mins 1sec.