Moments in Club History, June

June was always a busy period in the club history. In the 1980s the club promoted the Rayleigh Town Centre Crits; RTTC National 25 won by Darryl Webster and more recently the British Cycling Paralympic National Road Championships, a two-day event with the first day being held at Canewdon.
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Rayleigh 1984 Results pdf
 

 

15/06/1924

1st recorded Club 50 mile time trial

Winner Jock Ashley 2:29:20

01/06/1925

1st Club 1 mile grass track championship held

Whit Monday meeting at Rochford

20/06/1926

Southend Wheelers Open 50

Winner Bowman Ross Wheelers 2hr 28 mins 91 entries

19/06/1927

Southend Wheelers Open 50 (1st ever open win by a club member)

 

1st Wally Palmer (Southend Wheelers) 1st Team Southend Wheelers Palmer E Goss W Hutley 74 entries

11/06/1955

Dave Bartram wins first Senior National medal for Club

 

2nd in NCU 4000m Pursuit Championship to World Champion Norman Sheil (Melling Wheelers)

10/06/1979

19 year old Sean Yates wins SCW 25
on E72 in 51:56

 

Pete Brown asks Sean if he has been all the way round?

13/06/1982

Club promotes first Rayleigh Town Centre Criterium

 

Winner Guy Rowland (VC D'Or)

Results pdf

02/06/1985

Club promotes RTTC National 25 mile Championship on E31

 

Winner Darryl Webster (Manchester Wheelers) 51m 16s

16/06/1991

Club promotes last Rayleigh Town Centre Criterium

 

Winner Matthew Illingworth (Olympia Sport)

18/06/1995

1 hour Track record @ Herne Hill

Malcolm Davis 23:852 miles (38:664kms)

09/06/2018

Club promotes BC Paralympic National Road Championships

At Canewdon and Hog Hill, Redbridge

Colin Lander at Rayleigh

Malcom Davies setting the club hour record
Some images of the National Para Cycling

 


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