Local rider Rob Pears powered his way to victory in the Mike Hurley Memorial 10 mile Time Trial on Saturday at Nunney. In securing his win, Rob clocked 20’07” and knocked a single second off his own previous course record. Gillian Pears made it a successful day out for the Pears family, by winning the ladies competition in a time of 22’58”. 17 year old Oli Cooper was the first junior and 11th overall with a time of 22’35”. Bath Cycling Club hosted the event, and their fastest rider was Gary Sheppard with 22’57”, whilst Velo Club Walcot’s rider David Janes came home in 4th place with 21’40”. The Mike Hurley Cup for the fastest Bath rider on standard was awarded to 73 year old Tom Ryan with 25’00”.
Big thanks to all the helpers, and to the Bath CC riders trying out time trialling for the first time. Hope you enjoyed it.