Team Jewson M.I.Racing Thule CNP’s star Lady rider , Michelle King, once again produced a brilliant performance to win the latest round of the season long “Rudy Project” National Time Trial series, when she competed the 24 ml event at Hull on Saturday winning by a massive margin of over 4 mins, from bronze medalist in recent 25 ml National Championships and current National Hill Climb champion, Lynn Hamel, Michelle now has a commanding lead in this years series, with 1 more counting event to go. If she wins again this season, it will be 4 Championships in a row, no other Lady rider has achieved this.
Warwick’s John Stevenson wins the” Percy Stallard “National Road Race series for 3rd year in a row, this was confirmed by his brilliant performance on Sunday in the final round of the 9 event series, when he and fellow ex Coventry Olympic C C member Roy Chamberline broke clear of the strong field with over 40 mls to go in the 57 ml race nr Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire. Chamberline beating Stevenson in a close sprint for the line, the duo were a staggering 7 mins clear of the next rider, where Jon’s team mate Phil Wilkinson led in the rest the ride was more outstanding as Chamberline, Stevenson and Wilkins were 3 of the oldest riders in the race. Only team mate Mick Ives has won the “Stallard” series more times.
The team showed once again their range of success when former British Champion at senior and Veteran level Steve Knight won the latest round in the Midland Cyclo Cross series at Shrewsbury, the event held in very dry and fast conditions, was developing into a very close race, between team mate and winner last weekend Phil Blacker, and on the final lap Knight was only 10 seconds behind Blacker and closing, when Phil got tangled with a junior rider and crashed into a tree at speed, breaking his collar bone. Knight went on to victory, Blacker is expected to be out of action for 4 weeks.
3 Victories from 3 events.