1-2 at the Crest Road Race!

Perfect start to the Eastern Region road race league yesterday the Crest CC Road Race! After a lap long 2 man break, Ben Beynon would have been on for a top 20 placing in grim conditions. Zak Coleman, Morris Bacon and our defending champion from last year Tommy Power worked hard early race to establish themselves in a 6-man breakaway along with Harley Mathews (DAP CC), Tom Elwood (CC London) and Mike Auger (API-Metrow/Bodyby JR). With two laps remaining, the sextet of riders became a trio with Tommy Power and Morris Bacon riding away with Harley Matthews leaving Elmwood, Auger and Coleman to be caught by the chasing group. A lap later saw Tommy Power ride away from his breakaway companions to see him win his second solo win in the race in consecutive years. Morris came in solo in second place followed by Harley Matthews of league new comers DAP CC. Zak managed to salvage a very hard fought and well deserved 10th place after his strong riding in the break.

A huge thank you to Crest CC and the organisers and helpers for yet another well organised race! Roll on Ike Saul!

17016820_750255511797447_1707919614937210421_o 17039004_750255408464124_9148317321830765834_o 17148815_1367176896679958_814790186_o 17157804_750259108463754_1547627270641901912_o

Comments are closed.