Turbo trainers – love them or hate

Club ride leader Andy Perry writes another blog, this time on the merits of a smart turbo trainer But, but, but; riding a turbo is boring? Yes, it sure can be, but it’s a means to an end and with everything you can now do with smart trainers, even the boredom has lessened. Also remember[…]

Thursday night racing for Stars at MK Bowl

As we’ve reported before, the Thursday night summer Milton Keynes Bowl Crit series is a great way to get into road racing, as well as a good way of learning race strategy. Three Star riders, Stuart Quick, Tobi Ng and new member Dan Reynolds were in action last week and this is a brief account[…]

Mery Wolke wins the Manners Cup Handicap TT

Near perfect time trialling conditions greeted the 22 riders who competed in last night’s Manners Cup Handicap 25 mile TT. This is one of the club’s oldest trophies, first awarded in 1926, which in recent years has been held on the K4/25W Banbury/Gaydon B4100 course. An event of this distance, together with a field of[…]