April Race & TT Update

Sunday 27th April - Colchester Rovers Open 50
Steve Shore was our lone entry in this event and he finished in a time of 2:16:22. Fastest rider was Mark Arnold of CC Desiragear in 1:49:45
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Sunday 27th April, Essex Roads Road Race
Ben Willy was 18thand Paul Hart 26th in the Essex Roads Road Race, finishing at the top of Radar Hill. Full results

Wednesday 23rd April - Club 10, Steeple
Just who can stop James Jenkins - the third TT of the year and his third victory with a time of 23:53. What a start to the year for the youngster. His father Dan was fastest Vet with a time of 25:57, Denise Kemp fastest Lady Vet in 28:09 and Hannah Kane fastest Lady Junior with 31:03.
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Monday 21st April - Easter Egg 10, Steeple
A full field of 80 riders was treated to an almost perfect day for time trialling. The north-easterly wind made the outward section a little tougher than usual but helped the return and as such some good times were posted. Leading the way for the Southend Wheelers was youngster James Jenkins, recording a time of 23:36, just 26 seconds slower than the fastest overall time of 23:10 set by Martin Canes of Cycles UK. Jamie Maidment was second Wheelers (25:18) with Steve Shore fastest Vet (25:19), Denise Kemp fastest Lady Vet (27:02) and Hannah Shean fastest Lady Junior (28:52).
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Friday 18th April - Easter Friday ECCA 25 Mile TT
Southend Wheelers won the Team prize at the Easter Friday ECCA 25 Time Trial this morning due largely to Paul Hart of SW/EETC who had a terrific ride and was third on scratch. Robin Bevan and Steve Shore were much further down the field but had decent rides on what was a very slow day with only the top three riders going under the hour. This was mainly due to the strong blustery, and bitterly cold North East head wind which plagued the riders all the way up those endless drags to the turn.

Team Standings
1. Southend Wheelers 3:14:15 (Paul Hart, Steve Shore, Robin Bevan)
2. Ford CC 3:14:51 (Andrew Walden, Geoff Bores, Peter Tibbits)
3. Essex Roads 3:23:02 (Mark Robinson, David Warlow, Malcolm Haigh)

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Wednesday 16th April - Club 2-Up, Steeple
Father and son combination Dan & James Jenkins are fastest Wheelers at the season opening 2-Up in a time of 24:40, fastest ladies were the mother and daughter team of Zena & Hannah Shean in 30:02. Special mention must be made of Simon Alexander and Dean Shannon of Richardsons Trek who completed the course in just 20:50.
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Sunday 5th April Elite CC Open 10 Mile TT. E91/10

Steve Shore 25:38
Robin Bevan 26:33
Fastest Rider: Andrew Hastings (Richardsons Trek) 20:52
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Sunday 5th April Team Sales Engine Open 10

Mike Hennessy 25:58
Vets Club Age Related Record for age 73 (beating Roy Godbeer's time of 28:53)
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Fastest Ride: Simon Normon (Beds Roads CC) 20:11


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