Castle Combe – Good Friday Easter Classic 2023

The good weather brought out a large turnout with over 600 participants over all races, including 20+ riders with BRC as a first or second claim, and some good results including:

Men’s Cat 4
8th David Manlow

Men’s Cat 3
3rd Ed Trevor-Jones
11th Lui Pollastrone

Women’s Cat 4
5th Sophie Catt

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Racing Roundup

Some great results for BRC riders over the weekend: Pete Bains took silver in the 35-39 age group European Duathlon in Bilbao, Spain. Phil Stonelake was 11th in the 45-49 age group in the World championships Grand Fondo Road Race in Trento, Italy. Chris Bowie-Hill was 11th in… Read More

ShamXross Season Finale

Four BRC riders donned the club jersey today at the final local league cyclocross race of the season at ShramXross. Congratulations to Emma Kwok, Ben Wallis, Paul Cohen and Archie Cross. The sun shone and the spectators, officials and all the riders had a great day, culminating in watching the… Read More

Summer Racing Round Up

Bristol Road Club cyclists have delivered impressive performances in summer racing events. Here are the highlights: Castle Combe Round 7 – Thursday June 22nd: The Cat 3/4 race saw a really well taken 2nd place for BRC’s Ed Trevor-Jones, after coming from a long way back in a large bunch… Read More

Calpe Training Camp 2023

Last week, for the second year running, over 30 BRC cyclists enjoyed sunny climes (and challenging climbs) in the Costa Blanca. Our base at the Hotel Diamante in Calpe was perfect for a week of memorable rides, pro-spotting, and camaraderie amongst some of the region’s spectacular cycling routes. Read More

BRC Raj Soni Memorial Hill Climb

What a wonderful day. The rain stayed away. 27 club members from 6 years to “officially old” took part. Cheddar was closed, so a new hill, but a great success. Many thanks to all the supporters and helpers making this another fantastic day out, particularly Brian for getting up early… Read More

50th Severn Bridge Road Race

A brave and epic ride by @Archie Cross today in the Severn Bridge RR, away in a 2 up break from the first lap, only to be caught on the penultimate lap, but still held on for 8th place and 2nd in the KOM. Well done Archie, go BRC!… Read More

Jenny Hudson Wins South Region XC Sport Championship

Jenny Hudson was crowned South Region MTB Champion last Sunday (18th June) in Coleford, Forest of Dean, the race was part of the Welsh XC MTB League. Jenny won the Sport competition but was racing with the Elite category, and was second over the line of all riders. Have you… Read More

BRC Podium at the Grand Fondo Road Race in Perpignan

Phil Stonelake got on the podium in a Grand Fondo road race in Perpignan, France at the weekend, remounting after a bad crash at about 2 hours, remounted and rode the remaining 3 hours with only a small chainring and dropped seat post. Some serous damage to your elbows there… Read More

Raj Soni Memorial Hill Climb

BRC Raj Soni Memorial Hill Climb, earlier today up Cheddar. Great turn out with 23 racing and many supporting. There are a lot of photos, which we’ll collate and post up later. A big thanks to all those who helped organise the day, to the riders, all the supporters on… Read More