Cycling


With the South West’s first sub-19- minute ten-mile time trial already under his belt, Matt Langworthy clinched a second slice of history when he finished third in the UK ‘10’ TT Championships in the Lake District. It is the Mid-Devon CC’s first national senior TT medal for 27 years. Langworthy himself; current top junior Harrison …

Chris Froome did not need victory in La Vuelta to put his name in the history books, but by effectively sealing Spain’s grand tour he has opened up a whole new chapter. The four-time Tour de France winner has become the first man to win the Tour and the Vuelta in the same year since …

THE WORLD of time-trialling can be about those ‘marginal gains’ to be squeezed out of the latest hi-tech equipment, targeted training and special diets. But sometimes it just comes down to what Conrad Moss described as ‘some serious welly’! The 44-year-old veteran from Paignton tries to leave no stone unturned in pursuit of those all-important …

CHANNEL Islander Kimberley Ashton and Devon’s Jenny Corser were the two big winners in the women’s race at the South and South-West Road Race Championships at Owslebury, near Winchester. The regions were combined this year, after nobody could be found to organise the South West’s own championship for the first time. It was Ashton (Casp …