CYCLING: BRANSON HITS NEW HEIGHTS ON HULL TRIP
Andy Branson set a new Ashford Wheelers club record and personal best in a Veteran Time Trial Association 10 mile event at Hull on Sunday when he clocked 20.17. Branson was 12th (21.56) in another ride the previous day, with John Hollidge 24th (24.40). Wheelers filled four of the top-five in the Rye Wheelers 10 on Sunday. Steve Clarke (23.54) was runner-up, followed by Andy Robinson (24.34), Mick Claydon (26.30) and Andy Cornwell (27.48). Lee Buckman set a new course best (21.24) winning Wheelers’ latest 10 miler. Andy Branson (21.57) was fourth and Dave Hampton fifth (22.32).
Colin Woolard: 22.43, Stewart King: 23.18, Andy Robinson 23.21, Steve Clarke 23.26, Mike Newman 23.28, Mike Wood 23.42, Mick Claydon 24.17, Rob Sparks 24.30 (pb), Andy Cornwell 25.55, Alec Mayes 26.27, Lesley Newman 29.50.