Wednesday Time Trial – Old Faithful

The Wednesday time trial sees a return for the first time in a month to the K4/20 (20km, 12.4m) course which means no big climbs for once. There’s no silverware available either, you’ll be racing for the sheer pleasure of pitting yourself against the clock all the time wondering just how can Dan Bigham and[…]

Wednesday Time Trial – 25 miles of pleasure

This is the view that awaits competitors in this week’s Wednesday time trial, the 25 mile B4100 fun-fest, racing for the Russell Memorial Bowl* which has been won by Simon Kisley for the last three years. Can anyone best him out on the roads of the Two Shires? *BSCC first claim members only Sign on[…]

Wednesday Time Trial – the big one

Long, balmy evenings of unbroken sunshine around the longest day of the year are rewarded with the longest time trial in our racing calendar: the 30 mile event held on the K4/30 course just outside Banbury which takes in the rolling Cotswold hills as part of a clockwise loop. As it’s such a long ride,[…]

Wednesday Time Trial

After the exertions of last week’s 25 mile TT, we return to the K4/20 20k course on Wednesday for something shorter and faster – no 16% hills to negotiate! The first rider will be off at 7pm under the watchful gaze of Keri who is also doing the sign-on which starts at 6pm at Ludlow[…]

Wednesday Time Trial: Change of course

Wednesday’s time trial was due to take place on the 10 mile loop around Tysoe but this will not be possible due to multiple roadworks in place. This means the interclub competition between Banbury Star and our friends from the A5 Rangers will now be held on the reserve course which is the K4/20 just[…]

Banbury Star Road Race entries update

Some on the day entries will be possible for our annual road race which takes place this coming Sunday 26th May. The morning’s race is for Cat 3/4 Men, starting at 0930 and in the afternoon the E/1/2/3 women take over with the start at 1330. Both races are held on a 15 mile loop[…]

Wednesday Time Trial: The K4/20 Showdown

It’s our last 20k time trial for a few weeks as we take advantage of the lighter evenings and change to the 25 mile course that is so well loved by all who ride it. We have already seen some very fast rides this season care of Charlie Quarterman who rides for Holdsworth Zappi. Charlie[…]