British Cycling National Awards

The only Coventry area Cycling Team  to be represented at the “British Cycling Awards and Dinner Evening” held at the Hilton Hotel, Birmingham on Saturday, was that of “Team Jewson–M.I.Racing–Polypipe,” with not 1 , but 5 Riders receiving special awards for performances during the past season.  These awards included 2 World Cycling Championships and 5 British British Cycling Championships. The awards were presented by former Professional and World Track Champion Rob Hayles....

Success for Team Jewson–M.I.Racing–Polypipe–( Cycling )‏

The Cold weather didn't put stop to some more sterling performances from members of Coventry's only elite cycling team; "Team Jewson--M.I.Racing--Polypipe" Nuneaton Lady member of the team Lindsay Nell, continued her early season form with 7th place in the Stourport on Severn Circuit Race on Saturday. She now only needs 2 more points to claim a 3rd Cat Licence. Meanwhile one of the Teams 2 U.C.I. World Masters Cyclo Cross Champions Phil Roach was in action at Tidworth in Wessex competing in the Wessex league event. 52 yr old Roach, starting in a group 2 mins behind the 40-49 yr olds, winning by over 2 mins on a technical and fast course. Roach caught all of the riders in the 40 group and finished over 5 mins ahead of World Champion in 60-65 class Dave Mc Mullen. Roach's times were only 5 secs a lap slower than the winner of the Senior race. where he averaged 22.6 km /hr over the all offroad circuit. Team Jewson--M.I.Racing--Polypipe were the most impressive Team Riders at the Midland Cyclo Cross 2014/15 series Awards Evening, held at Stafford on Sunday Evening, picking up 6 Awards in 5 different Age Groups. Phil Blacker won the Veterans 40-45 group, repeating his success from last season. Steve Knight finished a very close 2nd in the 45-49 group, despite missing several events through illness, and his team mate Lorenzo Buratti finished 3rd. Coventry's Peter Busby finished 2nd in the 50-54 group. Tim Stowe finished 3rd in the 55-59 group; again having to miss several events through injuries; and Nuneaton based John Gabriel finished 2nd in the 65-69...