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Heaton Park ‘cross 16 October 2016 – Manchester Wheelers – NWCCA Round 5 – results and pics

Again, a great day to remember and another record field of entrants (191 in the Vet / Women race!). It looked it it would be muddy, but it laid off just enough to keep fast racing and tight finishes all

Posted in 2016-17, 2016-17, Images, Results

Horwich Humdinger 02 October 2016 Leverhulme Park / NWCCA Round 4 – results and pics

Almost as if the ‘cross gods had offered an antidote to yesterday’s mudfest, the normal Leverhulme Park service was resumed today in part two of the weekend’s double bubble at a fast, dry and sunny Leverhulme Park. A course almost identical

Posted in 2016-17, 2016-17

WHEELBASE Castelli ‘cross 01 October 2016 Westmorland Showground / NWCCA Round 3 – results and pics

Absolutely great all-round ‘cross course with some superb technical parts, proper run ups decent mud, scores of snapped gear mechs and a series of well deserved winners in all races. Well done to all the officials, organisers and helpers. Results

Posted in 2016-17, 2016-17, Results

NWCCA 2016-17 Round 2, Rossendale Road Club – Results and Media


The sun shone, and thankfully it didn’t get as warm as Hoghton Tower. Bikes were fairly mud-free and the course, as ever at Rossendale, was a gem. A course from yester-year that everyone seems to somehow enjoy.  Not a moment

Posted in 2016-17, 2016-17

NWCCA 2016-17 Round 1, Red Rose Olympic – Results and Media


Seconds away… round 1. A fantastic day’s racing yet again provided by Red Rose Olympic and a large group of helpers, marshals and general volunteers. Thanks to all the riders too for pre-registering and making sure the registration s went

Posted in 2016-17, 2016-17, Video

NWCCA Round 13 – Beacon Park – St Helen’s CRC – Results and photos

Like every good meal, the season ended today with sticky brown pudding.  Some meals were ruined by the broken filling of snapped mechs, and others lost their appetite after a season-long feast and stayed at home, after a rather satisfying meal. But like

Posted in 2015-16, 2015-16 Macclesfield Supacross – NWCCA Round 12 – Results and photos

The North West was not all plagued by storms over Christmas and Boxing day, it seems. In a quiet corner of south west Macclesfield, someone had cast a stay dry spell on South Park for the 2015 Supacross. Add to that

Posted in 2015-16, 2015-16

North of England Cyclocross Championship 2015

A memorable day for all – mud, smiles, mud, cambers, ambulance-on-the-course start delays, mud, more smiles, and some great racing and well-earned championship titles. Well done to all involved with the organisation and indeed everyone competing and supporting the race at

Posted in 2015-16, 2015-16

4 Riders, 8 Bikes, 1 pit monkey and a van! – the North West goes to Flanders

Colin Humphries trawled for any riders wanting to try their hand at a real, Belgian ‘cross the other week…. All happened – here’s his report from a great weekend of Cross for the North West riders at the latest round

Posted in News, Results

Geoff Bewley Cyclocross – NWCCA Round 10 Otterspool Park – Results and photos


Storm Abigail did her best but the smiles couldn’t be blown off the filthy faces of rider in all categories of racing in Otterspool Park. Mud, rain, a great course and slick organisation meant a brilliant day was had, yet again,

Posted in 2015-16, 2015-16

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