Stratford Cycling Club Awards Evening
Joe Lee - Most Improved Male
Stratford Cycling Club held its annual awards night recently with 13 awards being hotly contended over 2018, comprising everything from Road Racing, Cyclo Cross and Time Trials culminating in the much sought after achievement of the Hill Climb up Saintbury Hill, a mere 18% gradient at its steepest.
Guest speaker this year was Max Stedman, a professional rider with Canyon Eisberg, he rode the 2018 Tour of Britain, and represented Team GB at the worlds. Max is 22 years of age and he talked about his cycling journey from a junior rider to professional.
Max presented the following awards for 2018, as follows:
Scratch Time Trial: Winner - Nick Green, runner up - Martin Millington
Roadman’s Time Trial: Winner – Trevor Acreman, runner up - Martin Millington
Handicapped Time Trial: Winner – Alison Bagnall, runner up - Nick Green
Veterans Time Trial: Winner – Nick Green, runner up – Alison Bagnall
Hill Climb: Winner - Johann Breytenbach, runner up – Alex Macrae
Road Race Points: Winner - Johann Breytenbach, runner up - Matt Pierce
Male Best All Rounder: Winner - Nick Green, runner up – Mark Hamer
Ladies Best All Rounder: Winner – Emma Bexson
Youth Time Trial: Winner – Baden Green
Most Improved Junior: Winner - Luke Brennan
Most Improved Male – Winner – Joe Lee
Most Improved Female – Winner – Dawn Compton
Clubman of the Year – Winner – Nick Green
Huge congratulations to all this years winners, but equally to all those riders who come out week after week, training, racing and just enjoying the sport.
Stratford Cycling Club is open to all, with training available for riders of all abilities at sessions throughout the week. The Club’s Sunday ‘C’ ride being the newest of these with a burgeoning group going out weekly. If you are new to the sport or want to get back into cycling then do feel free to come and try us out. Full details can be found on the club website at www.stratfordcc.co.uk
Dawn Compton - Most Improved Female
Nick Green - Too many awards to mention here.