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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 »



New Birdwell Wheelers’ members tackle Sprint Duathlon

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Last Saturday new Birdwell Wheelers’ club members Sally Salter and Diane Barron completed the Clumber Park Sprint Duathlon which involved a 5km run, followed by a 20km bike ride and finishing with a 2.5km run. Sally and Diane  finished 3rd and 8th respectively in their  age categories Sunday’s club run saw five Wheelers turn up and split into two – destinations… Read more »


Thirteen Wheelers turn out for club run – and it’s unlucky for some!

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Birdwell Wheelers’ club run on Sunday started with 13 riders but mechanical problems and poor weather reduced the numbers. Chris Jenkins, Marc Peasegood, Dave Hudson, Philip Stewart Adams, Robert Parkes, Tina Oakes, Rodger Holmes, Roger Bacon, Paul Mynett, Diane Barron, Sally Salter, Ken Redfern and Sue Winstanley set off from Brewers Fayre, Wombwell, heading to Lotherton…. Read more »


Cold, wind and hail make it tough for Wheelers

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Last Sunday seven hardy Birdwell Wheelers turned out to complete the club’s annual 50 miles in 4 hours reliability ride. Very challenging weather with a combination of 50 mph gusting winds, bitter cold and hail showers made for a tough ride. Steve Myatt, Philip Stewart Adams, Dave Hudson, Roger Bacon, Marc Peasegood, Austin D Watson and Tina Oakes all… Read more »