|Results Palatchie Cup Events 29th February (Awatere Valley Rd)|
Open 47km Hcp- Warren Hall (off 12m) 1, Craig Anderson (off 7m) 2, Stephen Rooney (off 7m) 3, Mike Murphy (off 12m) 4, Nick Batt (off Scratch) 5. Fastest Time- N Batt (scr) 1h11m50s 1, Craig Harper (scr) 1h11m53s 2, Gerard van Antwerpen (scr) 1h12m30s 3.
Junior U17 13km Hcp- Matthew Hall (scr) 1, Andrew Hall (4m) 2. Fastest Time- M Hall (scr) 31m 25s 1.
Results Stage Race Series No6 Fairhall
Stage One 14km Benmorven/ Ridge/ Fairbourne – Gerard van Antwerpen 24m12s 1, Andrew Gifford 24m12s 2, Craig Anderson 24m19s 3. Stage Two 12.6km Fairbourne/
Results Stage Race Series No4 Seaview
Stage One 2km Seaview hill TT– Andrew Bidwell 4m00s 1, Adam Bidwell 4m21s 2, Craig Anderson 5m09s 3. Stage Two 25km Road Race– Andrew Bidwell
The junior under 17 grade Keighley Cup event over 18km saw lone scratch rider emulate his Dad’s feat, with a solo ride through the field, for line honours. Marcus Macdonald (off 8m) was second.
Anderswon Rosebowl 40km handicap event- J McKenzie (scr) 1, G van Antwerpen (scr) 2, R Olliver (3min) 3, C Harper (scr) 4, I Martella (7min) 5, A Gifford (3min) 6, M Murphy (7min) 7, C Anderson (3min) 8, D Hodson (3min) 9. Fastest Time- J McKenzie (scr) 1h05m03s 1, G van Antwerpen (scr) s.t. 2, C Harper (scr) 1h05m04s 3, R Olliver (3min) 1h08m04s 4.
Keighley Cup 18km Hcp- F McKenzie (scr) 1, M Macdonald (8min) 2. Fastest Time- F McKenzie (scr) 36m26s 1.
The Junior under 17 grade saw scratch rider Finn McKenzie ride through the field for first and fastest time to retain the Opening Day Cup. Marcus Macdonald (off 6m) was second and Matthew Hall (off 6m) was third.
Open 36km handicap event from Lower Wairau.
W Hall (off 15m) Vincent Shield 1, K Batt (off 15m) 2, C Anderson (off 6m) 3, G van Antwerpen (off scr) 4, N Batt (off scr) 5, F Greer (off 2m) 6, J McKenzie (off scr) 7, A Gifford (off 2m) 8, S Rooney (off 2m) 9, M Murphy (off 6m) 10. Fastest time- G van Antwerpen (scr) 54m55s 1, N Batt (scr) s.t. 2, J McKenzie (scr) 55m00s 3. Junior 14km handicap- F McKenzie (off scr) 1, M Macdonald (off 6m) 2, M Hall (off 6m) 3. Fastest time- F McKenzie (scr) 27m39s 1.
Results Saturday 1st June – Tuamarina
Open 40km handicap event on Tuamarina/Rarangi course (Cool and wet conditions).
A Gifford (off 5m) 1, L Robb (off 5m) 2, M Murphy (off 5m) 3, C Anderson (off 5m) 4, C Lang (off 5m) 5. Fastest Time- Adam Bidwell (scr) 58m17s 1, G van Antwerpen (scr) s.t. 2.
Open 36km massed start/sealed handicap event on Lower Wairau Circuit saw Harper a clear winner in the sprint finish over Andrew Hill and Gerard van Antwerpen. Stephen Rooney was also a clear winner
Katie Batt- Junior U17 Women- 18th TT, 17th Road Race.
Andrew Jamieson- Masters 3-12th Road Race.
Martin Fletcher- Masters 7- 2nd TT, 8th Road Race.
also Jeannie Blakemore (Cant TT Assn) Masters Women 3- 3rd TT
Ben Verhoef (Tasman Wheelers) Masters 7- 4th TT
Andrew Bidwell (Tasman Wheelers) U23 Men- 3rd TT, 3rd Road Race.
Adam Bidwell (Tasman Wheelers) Junior U17- 9th TT, 9th Road Race.
New rider Andrew Hill was moved back to scratch after his Pelorus Cup win from the break mark the previous week. This did not deter him as he took first place and fastest time after scratch ran through the field on the last of four laps. Four of the six scratch riders remained for the finishing sprint with Hill just edging out Gerard van Antwerpen by inches on the line. Junior under 17 rider Adam Bidwell was third with Nick Batt 4th.
Results: Cuddon Cycling Marlborough 80km Open Championship- A Hill (off scr) Senior Title 1, G van Antwerpen (off scr) Masters Title 2, A Bidwell (off scr) Junior Under 17 Title 3, N Batt (off scr) 4, R Olliver (off scr) 5, M Murphy (off 12m) 6, M Fletcher (off 12m) 7, W Hall (off 20m) 8, C Lang (off 20m) 9. Fastest Time- A Hill (scr) 2h04m48s 1, G van Antwerpen (scr) s.t. 2, A Bidwell (scr) 2h04m49s 3, N Batt (scr) 2h04m51s 4, R Olliver (scr) 2h08m44s 5.
Results: Pelorus Cup Cup 6okm- A Hill (off 6m) 1, W Hall (off 20m) 2, A Gifford (off 6m) 3, J Blakemore (off 6m) 4, M Murphy (off 9m) 5, G Henderson (off 20m) 6, G van Antwerpen (off scr) 7, A Bidwell (off scr) 8, R Olliver (off scr) 9. M Fletcher (off 9m) 10. Fastest Time- G van Antwerpen 1h30m25s 1, A Bidwell s.t. 2, R Olliver s.t. 3, A Hill 1h31m45s 4, A Gifford s.t. 5.