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  • Date: 10-Jun-17
  • Time: 14:00
  • Distance: 50 Miles
  • Course: e2/50c
  • Closing Date: 23-May-17 23:59
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Lawrence takes veteran event win

  • Published: 11 Jun 17
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Peter Lawrence of Team Bottrill won the 50-mile Veteran Time Trial Association East Anglia event on Saturday.

Held at Six Mile Bottom in Cambridgeshire, the event saw 45-year-old Lawrence clock a time of 1:46.09 to clinch the win.

Mick Hodson of Bedfordshire Road RT finished runner-up, completing 1.22 down on Lawrence.

The 47-year-old was the fastest rider over the first 25 miles of the course in 49.01 but couldn’t maintain the required pace.

Team Velovelocity’s Dave Green completed the podium, the 53-year-old finishing 18 seconds down on Hodson in 1:47.49.

The winner of the women’s category was Susan Triplow. The 50-year-old Essex Roads rider stopped the clock at 2:01.19 to finish 30th overall.

In second was Rebecca Murley of Wisbech Wheelers in 2:07.22 and third was Zoe Whiteside of Team Bottrill – HSS Hire in 2:09.14.

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Results:

1. Peter Lawrence (Team Bottrill – HSS Hire)           1:46.09

2. Mick Hodson (Bedfordshire Road RT)      1:47.31

3. Dave Green (Team Velovelocity)   1:47.49

4. Joe Le Sage (Rutland CC)  1:50.07

5. Gray Turnock (Finsbury Park RC)  1:50.37

6. Paul David Fleming (Preston Wheelers)     1:50.50

7. David Procter (Team Velovelocity)            1:51.14

8. Paul Vickers (West Suffolk Wheelers and TC)      1:51.21

9. Robert Watson (Team Bottrill – HSS Hire)            1:51.35

10. Scott Leverington (Springfield Financial RT)      1:51.45