Month: June 2016

Sharp and Vicary claim the Nova Summer Road Races

Men’s race In the first race of the day 62 riders started in warm conditions with light winds but with grey high level clouds.  With 5 laps and a prime on the 2nd lap of the testing Penny Pot circuit

Harry Wrightson Strikes Silver

Harry Wrightson Jowett Cup winner. The Timetriallist yearns for the perfect weather on the perfect course, the fabled “float” day. Competitors in the Beech House Dental Practice TT league would have to wait for their float day as roadworks meant

Balk – a cracking Cafe:84km

Ride out to a cracking Cafe (speak to Tim). 84km, 520m of climbing, 3 – 3.5 hours.

Cundall and Rainton:68km

A ride out to Melmerby via Boroughbridge and Cundall.  68km, 513m of climbing, 2.5 hours.

Masham Lofthouse Classic:107km

A classic Nova ride out over Lofthouse.  Not an easy ride and usually includes sprinties into Masham and Pateley Bridge.  Cafe stop in Masham.  107km, 1465m of climbing and an estimate ride time of about 4 hours.