Glossop Kinder Velo CC

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  • Date: 23-Sep-18
  • Time: 10:00
  • Distance: 0
  • Course: j9/5
  • Closing Date: 11-Sep-18 23:59
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Evans and Swoboda victorious in Derbyshire

  • Published: 23 Sep 18
  • Written By: Frazer Snowdon
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Dan Evans

Dan Evans and Claire Swoboda set the fastest times at the Glossop Kinder Velo hill climb on Sunday morning.

Evans (Assos Equipe UK) set a time of 11-42.5 to claim the top step on the podium.

The reining National Hill Climb champion completed a weekend double after being victorious at the Leigh Premier open hill climb yesterday.

Second place went to Andy Cunningham (Ilkley CC) who clocked a time of 12-13.6.

Cunningham has made a good start to his hill climb season, claiming a number of victories so far this year. Most recently he topped the podium last weekend at the Beacon Wheelers- Great Dun Fell hill climb and was also victorious at the Border City Wheelers CC hill climb at the start of the month.

Clare Swoboda

Third place went to Sam Clark (Buxton CC) the rider set a time of 13-19.7 after his run to claim the final spot on the podium. This is the riders first podium finish of the hill climbing season.

Claire Swoboda (Velo Club St Raphael) was the fastest female on the day clocking a time of 15-54.7 to claim the top prize.

The rider from Manchester has been in good form of late, most recently winning the Rutland CC 10 last weekend and has carried her form in to her hill climb season.

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* a full gallery of images from this event by Kimroy Photography is available to view here.