Bike Manawatu Track Club Champs 500m TT–Results 05.02.2020
Please find attached the results for the recently held 500m TT Club Champs. Great turnout with some quick times.
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500m TT Club Championships last Wednesday at Feilding.,saw reasonable Wind conditions at last were reasonable and some very good times were recorded. However, no records we’re broken. ,but Harrison Craw continued his excellent form ,and in recording 38.49s rode the 4th fastest time in the U15 boys in the history of WCNI riders on outdoor tracks. Only Thomas Garnett.and Jack Overweel (twice) have ridden faster. We had some eventful racing for the rest of the evening that created some real excitement. In the U15s 8 lap handicap Jesse Coxen, gave her best performance of the season ,almost causing a major upset in beating Andy Richardson onfhe line . Andy had rid ,den strongly through the field to hit the front with half a lap to go,, but Jesse fought her way back up to Andy , and went past him with 20 m.to the finish line ,but only a desperate lunge gave Andy a half wheel victory ! Two riders in the U15 grade who showed god Improvement at the meeting were Caleb Hamblyn and Nathan Drury ,keep up the good work.!
In the premier 12 lap handicap we witnessed the fasted finish of the season . Riley Tunnicliffe started a very strong sprint 30 m before the 200 m line, and the only rider that was able to react was Wilson Hannon who managed to catch Riley on the bend , and with a magnificent turn of speed in the finishing straight went past Riley for a most deserved victory . Both these U17 riders are showing very good form ,a month before the Invercargill Nationals. Ian