West Cheshire 12 Hour Time Trial


IMG_0560The West Cheshire 12 hour TT took place on Sunday 19th August. This event incorporated the Manchester and District Time Trial Association 12 hour championship. The Club had 5 riders amongst the 68 competitors. The club now has the Men’s and Ladies 12 hr champions and the 12 hour team champions. These performances have also propelled the club to top spot in the season long 20 event, Cheshire TT Points league (with two events remaining)On a difficult windy day Ben Norbury produced a stunning 283.5 mile ride to win the Championship. Polly Wilding in her first ever attempt at the distance won the Ladies Championship with 195.12 miles and Mat Stephenson 245.42, Stephen Sladin 230.72 miles and Lee Wood 221.75 miles backed up Ben Norbury to win the Team Championship. They also won the team prize for the open event.

Ben, pushed eventual winner Andy Jackson (Aerocoach) all the way, finishing only a mile behind but Jackson’s team is not affiliated to the Manchester and District Time Trial association so Ben won the title. His closest rival for the championship was Adrian Hughes (Seamons C.C.) who finished 11 miles behind. 

For a full result see HERE.

About Bob Norton

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