Author: Dave Mellor

GB debut for Daniel Barnes

An insightful report from Lichfield Junior Daniel Barnes a recipient of WMCCL funding. This weekend I raced for Great Britain in Belgium which was as a result of my 4th place 2 weeks ago at Derby National Trophy. We travelled on Friday to the GB house in Zottegem arriving late. Boom- Saturday We had an […]

Redditch Round 1 Information

Round 1 information from organiser John Potts is now online here. A couple of pointers, if you forget everything else, remember these: 1. Redditch has height restriction barriers – important if you have a roof rack or high vehicle. 2. Blacksheep can only provide a result if you wear your chip, not your childs, wifes, […]

7 Days to Go #crossiscoming

With just 7 days to go before our first event of the season at Redditch, sign on sheets have been sent to the printers, the full list of registered riders has been sent to Blacksheep Sports Timing to allocate Timing Chips. You can now see the number that you have been allocated for the season, […]

2018 – 2019 League Registration

***Latest news – 500 registered in 7 days and now at 600 in 14 days*** Registration for the 2018 – 2019 Ridley Lazer West Midlands Cyclo Cross League opens at 1 minute past midnight on Sunday July 1st and will close at midnight on the 26th August, two weeks before the first event on 9th […]

Queen Vic Cyclo Cross

Summertime Urban Cyclocross inside a museum! Saturday 2nd of June 2018 @blistshill Victorian Town Museum in Ironbridge, Telford, Shropshire It’s the Queen Victoria Cyclo Cross, back again for 2018 (and yes the pub will be open!) MTB’s welcome and you don’t need a racing licence. Enter online via BC Website

Beth takes National Trophy Series

Beth Crumpton of Storey Racing and a recipient of the Leagues Bursary Scheme is having a great season and with just the National Champs to go in the domestic programme scored a convincing victory in the final round of the HSBC UK Cyclo-Cross National Trophy to win the overall women’s elite crown. This has been […]

Round 10 News

Unfortunately the venue at Pooley Country Park is not available until February 2018 to reschedule Round 10 which was called off on Sunday due to the access issues we encountered due to snow. Our thanks to Luke and Nick Selibas from Behind Bars Sports for all of their hard work in trying to get the […]

Round 10 – Weather Warning

There is obviously concern about the weather warning forecast for Sunday December 10th. At present the course is set up and there has only been a very slight dusting of snow and Luke our organiser is confident that the course will be OK even if we have more snow. The organiser and Committees concern is […]

National Trophy Shrewsbury

Over 500 riders are entered for the National Trophy Race at Shrewsbury over the weekend of November 11th and 12th. Local riders are likely to be at the head of affairs, not least series leader Beth Crumpton who is in incredible form taking the scalp of Italian Champion Eva Lechner at Abergavenny. Liam Killeen will […]

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