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South Region CX Championships

Severn riders were taking part in the South Region CX Championships held today (2.12.18) at Somerdale Pavillion, Keynsham. Proper ‘cross conditions made for a challenging course. A great ride by Neil Blessitt saw him on the podium with 2nd in the V60’s. Louis Britton was 11th in the U16’s, George Britton 9th Junior and I…

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More cyclocross

Time for another cyclocross roundup: 23 September – Pitville Park, Cheltenham Forecasts of biblical rain resulted in fewer riders with only Neil Blessitt riding from the Severn.  In the end, the skies cleared and Neil crossed the line in 8th/37 (and 2nd V60).  The only race so far to muddy the tyres. Results: http://www.chiprace.co.uk/Results.aspx?CId=38&RId=30352&EId=2 30 September…

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Bath Hardriders 25mi TT – 16th Sept…

This was a breezy day with a tail wind out on the course and a headwind back. Two riders from Severn for this event – myself and Rich Emery. My first time on this course, it is gently rolling and suits the  powerful riders. Rich Emery came in at 43rd position with 1:07:08. I clocked 57:24,…

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Cyclocross roundup

We’ve completed two weeks of the Western League Cyclocross winter series and the Severn has been represented in the Youth, Junior and Vets categories. 2 September – Gloucester Boating Lake A hot day and huge numbers as riders from neighbouring leagues that haven’t yet started made the trip to Gloucester.  Louis Britton finished 9th/22 in…

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Arthur Powell Competition 2018 results

For those of you who don’t know, the Arthur Powell trophy is a improvement based competition for Severn RC members. The results have been taken for most of the events run on the UC186B course this year. Note these results have been changed once through a clerical error! So the (revised) podium positions are….: 1…

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2nd September – TT round up

So the Severn RC open 10 on the U7B had 29 starters, 3 being Severn riders. By all accounts the conditions were as good as you could get! Arthur Franklin took the win (pictured below) riding a time of 20:01, not far off Matt Burden’s record that he set a couple of years ago.   Severn…

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Evening 10 Report – week 20

Tonight we had the best turnout all year – 28 riders! Maybe our new flag is doing the job of advertising the events? Anyway, it was a relatively quick night with no wind. Chris Davis took the win with a short 22, but Pfeiffer Georgi put in a storming time of 22:26!   I will…

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Evening 10 report – week 19

I’m taking advantage of this new blog section to tell you about the evening 10 this week! So we have had a good turnout yesterday – 23 riders – boosted by Sodbury cycle sport who have realised we are still running our events…. There is one more left next week so a chance to get…

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Welcome to the new website!

Hi and welcome to the new website! This is a blog post to tell you a bit about the site and what you can find on it. At the moment we have a few more evening 10 events to run. The evening 10 page should be easy enough to find and has all the important…

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