Welcome to the West Midlands Cyclo-Cross League…

We offer competitive off-road bike racing for all ages and abilities. You don’t need any specialist equipment to start, as long as your bike is safe for yourself and others.

The Leagues has a new title sponsor in Shimano to complement leading Belgian helmet brand, Lazer. Lazer is the world’s oldest cycle helmet company and with more than 90 years’ experience they remain one of the most innovative helmet companies in the world. Shimano are the world’s leading bicycle component manufacturer with sound ideas to forge new standards in quality and performance.  Madison are the distributors of these well known brands and have supported us for the last 7 years  as title sponsors for which we are very grateful.

Payton and Richards battle to victories in WMCCL R8 - Pictures by David Perry Thomas Payton surged clear of his Stourbridge CC team-mate to clinch victory in the men’s event at round eight of the West Midlands Cyclo-Cross League, while Evie Richards (Trek Factory Racing) stormed round her home course to take the women’s honours. A new course at Leigh Sinton Farm near Malvern was… ... Read more
Brain and Rowntree clinch maiden wins at WMCCL R7 - Pictures by David Perry Jonathan Brain (Mid Shropshire Whls) and Isla Rowntree (Islabikes) took their maiden victories in this year’s Shimano Lazer West Midlands Cyclo-Cross League at round seven in Bromsgrove. The latest round of the series, organised by Stourbridge CC and Redditch R&P CC saw riders compete at Blackwell Court, on a course which… ... Read more
Neave and Baker power to victories in WMCCL R6 - Anthony Neave (Stourbridge CC) finally took top spot in round six of the Lazer Shimano West Midlands Cyclo-Cross League while Alderney Baker (Team Empella Cyclo-Cross.com) took her third women’s win of the series. Wet weather the previous day made for soft ground conditions around Top Barn in Worcestershire despite there being less mud than in… ... Read more
Barnes and Baker win again at WMCCL R5 - Toby Barnes (RST/Cycle Division Racing Team) saw off the challenge of his younger brother to clinch victory at the fifth round of the Ridley Lazer West Midlands Cyclo-Cross League, while Alderney Baker (Team Empella Cyclo-Cross.com) saw off her rivals in the women’s event. In a repeat of the opening round at Shrewsbury both Barnes and… ... Read more
Barnes and Crees thrive in mud to win at WMCCL R4 - YOUNGSTERS Daniel Barnes (Garden Shed UK-SCOTT-Verge Sport) and Xan Crees (Team Empella Cyclo-Cross.Com) put on masterful displays of riding in the mud to take the men’s and women’s victories at the fourth round of the Lazer Shimano West Midlands Cyclo-Cross League. Junior rider Barnes, who has two National Trophy podiums to his name already this… ... Read more
Price and Summers battle muddy conditions to win at WMCCL R3 - Pictures by David Perry Gary Price (Morvello Basso) and veteran rider Karren Summers thrived in the muddy conditions as they took the men’s and women’s victories in the third round of the Lazer Shimano West Midlands Cyclo-Cross League. A three-week break between races saw the conditions change drastically from the fast opening two rounds to… ... Read more
Crumpton and Wyllie test form with WMCCL R2 victories - SIMON Wyllie (Halesowen A & CC) and Beth Crumpton (Tartelleho-Isorex) tested their early season form by taking clear victories in the men’s and women’s races at the second round of the West Midlands Cyclo-Cross League. Abbey Sports and Fitness Stadium in Redditch hosted the latest round of the series with Redditch Road and Path CC… ... Read more
Barnes and Baker take opening victories in WMCCL R1 - TOBY Barnes (RST/Cycle Division Racing Team) and Alderney Baker (Team Empella Cyclo-Cross.com) got their cross seasons off to perfect starts by taking the men’s and women’s victories in the opening round of the West Midlands Cyclo Cross League at Shrewsbury. Barnes, from Lichfield, won the opening four rounds of the series last year and made… ... Read more
Race Day Numbers - All West Midlands Cyclo Cross League events are entry on the day with the exception of the Regional Championships which will be online entry only. If you are registered for the League, at the first event you attend, you will be given your race number which you keep for the season and return at the… ... Read more
Shimano Lazer #CrossIsComing - With just one week to go until Round 1 of the Shimano Lazer West Midlands Cyclo Cross League it's very busy at Shrewsbury with course preparation and admin. Sign On Sheets are now complete and with the printers. Reported errors have been corrected and thanks for your speedy feedback of the initial published list on… ... Read more