Cyclo Cross takes over the Velopark

On Sunday 11th December the club hosted the penultimate round of the 2016-17 South West Cyclo-Cross League at Torbay Velopark. Early morning mist cleared to reveal a course covered in frost which quickly melted in the sunshine. Last years ankle deep sodden grass and mud had made way for relatively firm ground. Competitors were treated Read more about Cyclo Cross takes over the Velopark[…]

Early Christmas Present for Robin

On Sunday Robin Delve put in a virtuoso performance to win the inaugural Torbay Velopark Cross, the final round of the 2015-16 South West Cyclo Cross league. A week of rain lead to a water logged course that gradually broke up through the day of racing for all age groups. With the main senior event Read more about Early Christmas Present for Robin[…]

Steve Hodgson at the Soggy Bottom Series

Soggy Bottom Series Round 2 2015

Today saw the second round of the Soggy Bottom mountain bike cross-country series. I arrived to a bright and sunny Newnham park to be greeted by two young army cadets marshaling the road crossing at the bottom of cottage return, a couple of riders passed not looking too muddy, Today was going to be fast! Read more about Soggy Bottom Series Round 2 2015[…]

South West Cross League Comes to a Close

The final instalment of the South West Cyclo-Cross League took place last weekend at Central Park, Plymouth. With final league standings in many of the age categories still to be decided, there were many battles being fought in the muddy but dry conditions. During the week the points amassed from the races were put into Read more about South West Cross League Comes to a Close[…]

Robin Delve on the podium

Cross National Champs Round Up

After the Christmas break the MDCC cross riders took to the national stage on Saturday, competing in the National Championships held in Abergavenny. At this time of year, with the number of riders taking part, muddy conditions were guaranteed. So equipped with spare bikes, mud tyres and lots of extra clothing, the team made an Read more about Cross National Champs Round Up[…]

Gratton announces his cross debut!

In an exclusive interview with Mike Gratton discussed his long awaited cyclo cross debut and his hopes and fears for the new season. “I’ve been tip toeing around the edges of cyclo cross racing for the last couple of years, playing mind games with my major rivals. I now feel that I’m in a position to Read more about Gratton announces his cross debut![…]