A testing course with little to no flat, so it was a relentless 8 laps through rooty woodland. Got away from the main bunch to lead the race with two on my tail for 4 laps, then dropped back to 3rd where I finished.
We’re not just about road and track biking. Plenty of our members are keen MTBers, and some of them race too. Ollie Rastall was out this weekend racing his mountain bike in Round 4 of the SouthernXC race series at Mattersley Bowl in Winchester. Ollie reports: