Jonathan Wears is going from Strength to Strength

Jonathan Wears is going from Strength to Strength

Team Jewson’s young Time Trial star Jonathan Wears was in brilliant form over the weekend.  He finished 11th in the British University 10 mile Time Trial Championships, held near Oxford. With a time of 21 mins 7 secs, held in very windy and cold conditions.  Wears recently won the under 23 section in round 1 of the National Time Trial series. More success for the Team, this time on 3 wheels, when Gary Guntrip finished 2nd in the latest round of the National Trike series. The 36 mile event held near Chipping Norton in Oxfordshire, was made harder by gale force winds and Guntrip had to overcome the barrier of having a 4 minute late start penalty! Guntrip is now 2nd overall in the National...

More Success For Coventry Based Cycling Team

Team Jewson–M.I.Racing–Polypipe riders were once again to the fore front of British Cycle racing over the weekend.  Jonathan Wears continued his remarkable run of excellent form producing a very fast time in the Otley C.C. 10 mile Time Trial in Yorkshire. Jonathan finished in 3rd position, just 4 seconds off second place, with a brilliant time of 20 mins 47 secs, despite a very strong wind, making  it far from ideal conditions.  Next weekend he will switch his attention to a 70 mile Road Race. At Leamington Spa, Lady member Lindsey Nell kept the teams colours to the fore with 9th place in the Kenilworth Wheelers Circuit Race at Victoria Park, out of a field of 26 riders. And her Team mate and close friend Stephanie Peters finished in 3rd place in the LVRC/VTTA Hilly Time Trial, at Welland , Worcestershire.  The course included the very tough climb of British Camp, over the Malvern Hills, and another climb between Eastnore and Holly Bush made worse by almost gale force winds. This was the first time the LVRC and VTTA, have promoted an event together and the LVRC were the winners of the new Welland Trophy. Mick Ives will be organising a new local event on Saturday 16th August which will comprise of 3 sportive rides (not races) starting and finishing at the Baginton Oak Pub. Baginton.  Distances will be  75 miles–60 miles and 30 miles–more details available from  mickivesbikeking@gmail.com....