Close battles and great riding…

On a sunny warm evening down the scenic Rheidol Valley, the riders battled a light headwind on the way out to Lovesgrove roundabout, with a slight tailwind on the return leg. With the promise of marzipan cake, brownies and Heather’s famous flapjacks there were some great times posted on this rolling course. One of our youngest […]

Very wet Llety Gwyn 10 mile time trial

With the forecasted heavy rain falling, eleven brave riders made the start line for the Llety Gwyn 10 mile time trial. With a breezy southerly wind making the first five miles tough going to the turn around point, but riders then being rewarded with some wind assistance on the return leg. There were some great times posted tonight with […]

Working hard at the Aber Cycle Fest and Ystwyth TT

The fourth day of Aber Cycle Fest ’17 saw the action move to Cwm Rheidol, where the 10-mile TT with Ystwyth CC brought out the season’s biggest field yet. Ieuan Andy took the win but we again saw fast, close times being recorded and others putting in great performances on their first attempts this season. […]

Fast times in great conditions at the Cwm Rheidol 10 TT

Andrew Poole recorded the fastest time in Cwm Rheidol on Wednesday, 10 May, on a sunny evening which saw several season bests and other fast times, as well as more new riders joining Ystwyth’s popular 2017 TT series. The club would like to thank everyone who assists in holding these time trials, including providing cake […]

Latest Llety Gwyn TT attracts highest turnout yet

Ieuan Andy Davies continued to dominate the Ystwyth 2017 TT season with another strong performance on the Llety Gwyn course on Wednesday, 3rd May, with Gareth Hodgson clocking the second fastest time on his first appearance this season. Several youth riders competed well on an evening which saw a great turnout and numerous riders taking […]

Ystwyth TT season starts to climb

Four weeks into the 2017 TT season saw the first of the two time trials which will be held this year on the 12-mile Nant yr Arian course, descending and then ascending the A44 climb. This week saw strong performances again from the familiar names of the past few weeks, but performing well also were […]

Cake, coffee and second time trial of the 2017 season

The second time trial of the season was held in dry but chilly conditions on the 10 mile Cwm Rheidol course starting near the Statkraft Visitor Centre car park in the Rheidol Valley.  With the promise of free coffee and cakes at the finish line – thirteen riders on the night took on the 10 miles all posting great […]