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VTTA National 50

Please contact Gordon Scott if you are able to help.

Event and contact details on the Events page.

The HQ at Didmarton will be open about 0630.

 


Terry Brown

Terry Brown sadly passed away on August 6th aged 80.

Terry was Keith Williams' "stoker" for many years, during which time they had great success.

As soon as we know the funeral arrangements, we will let you in case you wish to attend.

 


Group 10 mile Champs - Harry Marsh Memorial Cup

Click here to view photos taken by Mike at the Group 10 mile Champs/Harry Marsh Memorial Cup

Click on the links here to view results on standard, results on actual time

or download the results xlsx including the 2016 results

 


Tour de France 2017 - update

Mark Cavendish out of Tour and Peter Sagan disqualified after horror crash 

Froome, Bardet, Quintana, Contador, Porte, Aru and Pinot  all posible winners

Will Fotheringham analyses Froome's main rivals

Click here for full TdF team guide

 


West Group 2016 Competition Winners/Frank Wells

New photos added of the WestVet Journal creator Frank Wells (shown on the right) giving a speech at a "Benger Binge" in 1981. On his left is Keith Williams taking notes. Keith took over as editor later that year.

Our West Group 2016 Competition Winners - second from left to right:

John Murphy: 2016 Winner BAR Competition (25/50/100/12hr).

Joanna Knight:  2016 Winner BAR Competition (10/25/50)

Jonathan Wynn: 2016 Winner 3 Distance Competition (25/50/100) & National 100 record holder

 


Classics, Yates Bros, Weighty matters & other news

 Riders preview the cobbles and climbs ahead of the Classics 

Yates brothers to miss Tour de France and target Giro d'Italia

Which is faster: Lighter bike or lighter rider?

Cyclist Track Days - Your chance to ride a selection of the world’s best road bikes in London & York

Liège-Bastogne-Liège 2017: Route and teams confirmed

Ribble launches new Ultimate SL with 840g frame

 


WestVet Records & 2016 Competion Results

Don't forget to look at the Results page for the latest VTTA West Group Records and 2016 West Group Competition Results.

 


West Vet Newsletter

Keep in Touch - click on the links below for the latest from our Committee:

Welcome and introduction from our Secretary

Newsletter of the West DC – January 2017 - Early Season notes from the Committee

 


Beryl: A Yorkshire Woman’s Cycle Through Life, is at the Rose Theatre, Kingston, until March 19th 

Click here to read the article about a new play written about our hero. 

 


A history of cheating in cycling

Click here for a brief run-down on cheating in our sport.

 


Strength Training for Cyclists

Mobility, strength and stability are crucial to generating maximum power on the bike. Can strength training help you gain a more efficient position and faster TT times?

Click here to read the article

 


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