September 2 2014 Latest news:
Ipswich went cycling mad at the weekend as huge crowds turned out to watch some of the sport’s elite riders – and have a go themselves.
Ipswich rider Tanya Griffiths had an outstanding result when she won the Women’s Tickhill Grand Prix, leaning her bike at an almost unbelievable angle on corners, as she attacked alone to take the £2,000 top prize.
Debut season man Andrew Brinkley emerged from pouring rain to win Mid-Suffolk Road Race, by 100 yards from Rob Ormond (Stowmarket & District) and Ben Howell (StradaSport).
James or Jones? The result of the Elite race was in doubt right to the end of the Thetford Forest round of the Mud Sweat and Gears MTB series.
Suffolk-based cyclist Tanya Griffiths is preparing to rub shoulders with the world’s best racers, in a televised event set to be held next month.