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Jenkins tackles Bib Lane hill climb

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Birdwell Wheeler Chris Jenkins continued his hill climbing efforts last Sunday when he rode in the Tickhill Velo Open Hill Climb at Bib Lane Thurcroft. The 600 yard climb averages 9.5% with a maximum gradient of 14% and Jenkins climbed in 1m 32.7s placing him 25th of 48 finishers Chris Jenkins on Bib Lane ©… Read more »


Taylor makes his point in season’s final time trial

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Birdwell Wheeler Dan Taylor clinched overall victory by just one point in the North Midland District’s final Open Time Trial of the season last Saturday.. Coming in to the 10-mile event, run by the VTTA (N Midland Veteran Time Trial Association) at Staveley, Taylor (pictured) was leading the J E James Time Trial series by… Read more »


Wheelers’ team tops in Rutland 10-mile TT

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As the time trialling season draws to a close and the hill climb season starts, there were some notable performances from Birdwell Wheelers last weekend. On Saturday a three-man team of Dan Taylor, Trevor Mayne and Paul Mason rode in the Rutland CC 10 Mile Open Time Trial at Hatfield Woodhous, Taylor tied for 1st… Read more »


Taylor lands another top three finish

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Saturday saw Birdwell Wheeler Dan Taylor (pictured) gain yet another top three finish when he rode the Border Wheelers 10 Mile Open Time Trial at Kirkby Stephen in Cumbria. His time of 20m 49s was one of only two sub-21 minute rides and placed him 2nd just 36 seconds behind the winner. The following day… Read more »


Versatile Trevor is Mayne man for Wheelers

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Last weekend saw members of Birdwell Wheelers again recording some outstanding times. In Saturday’s Tickhill Velo 10 Mile Open Time Trial at Hatfield Woodhouse Trevor Mayne joined a select band of riders who have ridden sub 21 minutes on the course. His time of 20m 59s placed him 5th overall. Dan Taylor in 21m 17s… Read more »


Club record just eludes windblown Wheelers’ trio

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Last Saturday saw another strong performance from Birdwell Wheelers’  members. In the Team Jadan Open 10 Mile Time Trial at South Cave, on a day when strong westerly winds precluded fast times, Dan Taylor (20m 32s), Paul Mason (20m 35s) and Trevor Mayne (20m 44s) missed out on a new club team record by just… Read more »


Team triumph for Wheelers in Rossington 25

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Last Saturday saw a dominant performance by Birdwell Wheelers’ club members in the Rossington Wheelers Open 25 Mile Time Trial at Hatfield Woodhouse. Three Wheelers were placed in the top ten – Dan Taylor 2nd in 54m 24s, Trevor Mayne 6th in 55m 35s and Paul Mason 9th in 57m 27s, his first top ten… Read more »


Taylor clocks up 10-mile TT double

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Last Saturday Birdwell Wheeler Dan Taylor had yet another top ten finish, when he rode the Border Wheelers 10 Mile Open Time Trial at Cockermouth in the Lake District. His time of 21m 52s placed him 6th overall. The next day Wheeler Dave Scargill travelled to Caister for the LVRC (League of Veteran Racing Cyclists)… Read more »


Taylor leads Wheelers’ trio to top 20 finish

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Last Saturday Birdwell Wheelers had three riders in the top 20 at the Valley Striders 25 Mile Time Trial at Boroughbridge on the old A1. Dan Taylor had another top ten finish , his time of 55m 16s placing him eighth,  and two places behind in 10th was Trevor Mayne in 55m 51s. Paul Mason… Read more »


Taylor’s TT success story goes on

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Birdwell Wheeler Dan Taylor (pictured) continued his run of successes when he rode in the Huddersfield Star Wheelers’ 10-Mile Open Time Trial from the Sovereign to Hoylandswaine and back. His time of 23m 27s have him another podium finish in third place behind Jonathan Wears and Anthony Bromley. He came out on top again  in… Read more »