Great finish for Pardoe
Peterborough Cycling Club’s James Gelsthorpe has been in a rich vein of form recently but riding in the National 10 TT Championship at Rakein Hampshire he finished 35th out of an extremely fast field of 122 finishers.
He clocked 22:52 while defending champion Richard Bussell’s winning time was 20:35.
The club’ s second claim member, Brett Harwood, riding for Terry Wright Cycles of Dee ping, finished 13th.
The last Helpston Summer League race of 2016 was won in storming style by Paul Par doe in a personal best 21:56.
Runner- up Malcolm Smith was just 20 seconds a drift and Dawid Sargent-Szczesniak was 34 seconds behind Pardoe.
Claire Steels with an impressive 24:30 finished fifth and first lady.