Thursday, 14 December 2017

Special award

PAUL ELCOCK received a special chairman’s award at GS Henley cycling club’s annual meeting and awards ceremony held at the Henley ...

 

Jam in the skate park

Jam in the skate park

PROFESSIONAL skateboarders and BMX riders performed tricks at a party to officially open Henley’s new skate park. Dozens of people ...

 

Mundy leads the way

ISAAC Mundy carried off the laurels in the Victor Berlemont Trophy race when he managed to overcome the powerful sprint of his last ...

 

London to Paris on child's bicycle

London to Paris on child's bicycle

A MAN from Henley is to attempt to ride from London to Paris on a children’s bicycle from the Seventies. Matt Richardson will be one ...

 

Henley to Paris in a day... by bike

Henley to Paris in a day... by bike

A GROUP of cyclists raised more than £30,000 by cycling to Paris in just over 24 hours. The 32 riders, who were raising money for ...

 

Fun in the sun at sprint triathlon

Fun in the sun at sprint triathlon

MORE than 60 people took part in the third annual Wargrave sprint triathlon. Competitors gathered at Mill Green for Sunday’s race, ...

 

Try triathlon

PLACES are still available for the Wargrave triathlon, which will take place next Sunday (June 18). The event comprises a 750m swim in ...

 

Hundreds of children take part in mini-triathlon event

Hundreds of children take part in mini-triathlon event

HUNDREDS of children took part in the Henley UK Kids Fun Triathlon on Saturday. It was the eighth year of the event, which is held at ...

 

Triathlon open for entries

ENTRIES are now being accepted for this year’s Wargrave Sprint Triathlon. About 100 competitors are expected to take part in the event,...

 

GS Henley dominate podium

LAST Sunday turned out to be one of the best days in the club’s history for GS Henley riders. Lydia Brookes, riding under her race ...

 

Thousands to line streets for festival

AROUND 7,500 spectators and cyclists are set to converge on the streets of South Oxfordshire next month for the Wallingford Festival ...

 

Van Gass wins time trial at Invictus Games

A FORMER soldier from Nettlebed who lost his arm in service has won a gold medal at the Invictus Games. Jaco Van Gass, 29, who was ...

 

Van Gass wins gold

PARACYCLIST ex-serviceman Jaco van Gass, who is supported by Help for Heroes’ Sports Recovery programme, came away with gold, silver ...

 

Elite cycle race causes excitement

EIGHTY elite cyclists took part in a road race around South Oxfordshire on Sunday. They were competing in the 100-mile Victor ...

 

Elite cyclists in road race

AN elite cycling event will set off from Woodcote village hall at 11am on Sunday. Eighty competitors in the Victor Berlemont memorial ...

 

GS Henley team triumph at opening Oxfordshire Road Race League encounter

THE first race of this season’s Oxfordshire Road Race League was held on Tuesday of last week at the Weston on the Green airfield and ...

 

Endurance race to pass through Watlington

HUNDREDS of cyclists will make their way through Watlington and Christmas Common as part of an endurance event. The Chiltern 100 will ...

 

Tour de France ambition for teenager

A TEENAGER from Charvil is dreaming of competing in the Tour de France only three years afer taking up cycling. Ed Giles is already ...

 

Tour Of Britain welcomed in Nettlebed

The Tour of Britain peleton with Sir Bradley Wiggins riding in the Sky team kit.

SCORES of people lined the streets of Nettlebed when the sixth stage of the Tour of Britain passed through the village on Friday. More ...

 

Top cycle race to pass through

SOME of the world’s top cyclists can be seen in action in South Oxfordshire next month. The sixth stage of the Friends Life Tour of ...

 

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