Green the fastest Wheeler in club’s open TT

Matt Green in action in his record break 10-mile effort. Photo: Craig Zadoroznyi EMN-151015-110424001
Matt Green in action in his record break 10-mile effort. Photo: Craig Zadoroznyi EMN-151015-110424001

Bourne Wheelers held their first Open Time Trial event in over two years on the C10/10 course just south of Sleaford on Sunday.

Near perfect conditions resulted in some very fast times with the winner Malcolm Smith (Peterborough CC) completing the 10 mile course in 21:31.

Second place was tied between Andy Broxholme (Lincoln Whls) and John Pilgrim (Witham Whls) with 21:40.

Matt Green was the fastest Bourne Wheeler, smashing his course PB with 22:20, placing seventh, closely followed by Tom Comben in eighth place (22:26).

Chris Kettle finished 17th (25:10), Cliff Hilless 18th (25:27), Tony Gilbert 21st (25:42), Ian Davison 37th (28:37) and Peter Waddingham 40th (34:12).

The first Boston wheelers youth race meeting of the season was held at Tattershall Go Kart Track and there were plenty of Bourne Wheelers in action.

There was a fantastic turnout, with riders travelling from all over the county.

Results: Under 10 boys - 1 Lewis Self (Boston Wheelers), 2 Henry Sutch (Sleaford), 3 Finley Saggs (Sleaford); Under 10 girls - 1 Jael Maw (Boston Wheelers), 2 Rachael Aldridge (Sleaford); Under 12 boys - 1 Alex Galpin (Bourne), 2 Cassey Rook (Boston Wheelers), 3 Dan Galpin (Bourne), 4 Hayden Baxter (Sleaford); 5 Connor Wilkinson (Boston Wheelers); Under 12 girls - 1 Paige Elding (Boston Wheelers), 2 Abigail Saggs (Sleaford); Under 14 boys - 1 Bryn Richards (Bourne), 2 Sam Trotter (Boston Wheelers), 3 Dylan Snoek (Bourne), 4 Samuel Howes (Sleaford), 5 Rory standish (Bourne), 6 Luke Issitt (Sleaford), 7 Joshua Gibson (Witham Wheelers), 8 Bradley Worth )Boston Wheelers); Under 16 boys - 1 Joseph Laverick (Flex-Tech Ettridge Cycles), 2 Jake Jackson (Arrow Cyles), 3 Thomas howes (Sleaford), 4 Ehren Courtman (Witham Wheelers), 5 Seth Parrott (Sleaford), 6 Harry Foster (Boston Wheelers); Under 16 girls - 1 Alice Standish (Bourne Wheelers).