Roy Douglas

For anyone old enough to have been riding with Banbury Star in the 1960s, or who has studied the winners of our trophies from that period, one name in particular stands out: R. Douglas. In his time, Roy Douglas was a formidable time trial rider putting in times that would be very competitive some 55…

Omloop Het Nieuwsblad – a Flanders Classic

The Spring one day Classics start soon and Mike Kirby can’t wait for the Omloop in particular as he describes here. Only Fifty Sleeps. It’s only 50 more sleeps to Omloop Het Nieuwsblad I gleefully announced the other day. ‘You are such an anorak’ said Helen looking mystified and a bit bored. She knows full…