Team Boss of Coventrys most successful Cycling Team EVER–“Team Jewson–M.I.Racing–Polypipe”–Mick Ives who lives at Baginton Nr Coventry, set new British Championship records , when he won his 80th British Cycling Championship on Sunday–75 yr old Ives won the L.V.R.C. National Time Trial Championships for riders 75 and over, on the tough Napton–Southam–Daventry course, the 20 mile race included 2 climbs of Shuckborough Hill, and 1 climb of Staverton hill ,
Ives’s tally of Championship victories come from Road Racing–Time Trials–Cyclo Cross–Mt Bike–Tandem and Hill Climbs, during a career spanning 57 years, in fact 57 yrs none stop racing Summer and Winter, something that no other rider has ever done with out a break.
Add to that 5. U.C.I .World Masters Cyclo Cross Championships–1. I.C.F. World Masters Mt Bike Championship and 1 W.A.O.D. World Masters Road Race Championship, and a total of 19 World Championship Medals.–Not a bad haul !
The teams total of British Championship Victories this season is 11, with several more championships still to come.