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Hudson makes his mark in Wheelers’ Audax event

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Last Sunday saw the sixth running of Birdwell Wheelers’ Audax event over a 65-mile route which took in climbs of Holme Moss, the Snake pass and Jawbone Hill at Oughtibridge, a climb which featured when the Tour de France started in Yorkshire. Forty-seven riders set of from Birdwell Community Centre in the sunshine. Wheelers Trevor Mayne, Rob Parkes, Austin Watson,… Read more »


Club runs at the double for Wheelers

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Birdwell Wheelers held club runs on both Saturday and Sunday last weekend. On Saturday Dave Hudson, Rob Parkes, and Alan and Lucy Bullock completed an epic 120 mile route to Ashbourne in Derbyshire, taking in over 10,000 feet of climbing. They were joined by Roger Bacon and Marc Peasegood who had to turn back at Grindleford and Bakewell… Read more »


Mayne leads way in busy week for Wheelers

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A busy week for Birdwell Wheelers started off on Wednesday evening when Trevor Mayne rode in Rutland CC’s hilly Time Trial on a 17.2 mile circuit of Longstone Edge around some of the most scenic roads of the White Peak. Mayne rode his road bike. and finished in 53m 51s, placing him 24th in a strong field. He… Read more »



Bromiley at the double in Wheelers’ Open 10-mile TT

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Forty-eight riders from clubs across the Uk competed in Birdwell Wheelers’ Open 10 mile time trial at Hatfield Woodhouse last Saturday. Fastest, and winner of the Taylor Trophy, was Liam Bromiley, of Sheffrec. in 20m 10s – just 40 seconds ahead of team-mate Keith Ainsworth. This completed a double for Bromiley, who won the club’s 25 mile… Read more »




Wheelers revel in the Easter sun

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Members of Birdwell Wheelers took full advantage of the glorious weather over the Easter weekend.. On Good Friday Trevor Mayne rode the Buxton CC Mountain time trial at Longnor in the Peak District, where his time of 1h 1m 52s over the two laps placed him 8th in a field of 36. On Saturday Dave Scargill rode… Read more »


Eight Wheelers brave the cold and wind to tackle annual reliability ride

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Cold and windy weather didn’t deter members of Birdwell Wheelers last weekend, when eight of them  set off on the club’s annual 100 miles in 8 hours reliability ride. Roger Bacon, Paul Mynett, Trevor Mayne, Dave Hudson, Phil Adams, Marc Peasegood, Austin D Watson and Sally Salter set off from Brewers Fayre roundabout Wombwell. Unfortunately Bacon had to… Read more »


Sheffrec rider triumphs in Wheelers’ Open 25 mile TT

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Last Saturday saw this year’s running of Birdwell Wheelers annual Open 25 mile time trial at Hatfield Woodhouse. Thirty-two riders were greeted with fine weather and overall winner of the South Yorkshire Times Trophy was Liam Bromiley of Sheffrec CC in 52m 18s. Fastest woman was Jennifer Newbery of Manx RC in 1h 5m 10s and fastest veteran on… Read more »