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Gateway Hill Climb 2012

Gateway Hill Climb 2012

We had our annual hill climb last Sunday 11th November. We were blessed with near perfect conditions,a nice dry bright sunny day with almost no wind, which brought a good turnout. There was 14 riders who all gave it there all, the winner was Rob Michell who rode a super fast time Chapeau Rob!! A big thanks also goes to Russell & Ken for setting the riders off and doing the timing. … Read entire article »

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Cyclocross-The Season So Far.

Cyclocross-The Season So Far.

Three Gateway riders have been racing in the Elmy Eastern cross league this year. We are about half way through the season now and we’ve had our ups and down’s. The organizers have changed the classes this year. Due to the Vets being over subscribed last season and some riders not getting a race they decided to put the 40-45 yrs in with the Juniors & Seniors, which means the pace is a lot quicker and … Read entire article »

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Hell of the Ashdown Challenge

Hell of the Ashdown Challenge

The Hell of the Ashdown sportive is taking place on Sunday 24th February 2013. Distance is 100k and the ride starts from Biggin Hill in Kent and winds it’s way around the picturesque Kent countryside taking in eight climbs of varying length’s and gradients. 1. Cudham Test Hill 1 in 4. 2. Toys Hill a  2 mile grind. 3. Up to Mark Beech. 4. Forest Row to Ashdown Forest Heights a  2 mile grind. 5. The Wall  an  infamous 2.5 mile … Read entire article »

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Gateway trip to the Koksijde World Cup Cyclo-cross Race

Gateway trip to the Koksijde World Cup Cyclo-cross Race

On Saturday 24th November Koksijde in Belgium will be hosting the third round in the 2012-2013 UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup, and Gateway Cycling will be there! It’s a Brilliant day out – Belgium beer, Frites & Mayo, Techno music and crazy Belgian’s all add to a brilliant atmosphere and all that’s without the brilliant racing from the top cross riders in the world. You can view the programme for the event here: 2012-2013 UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup – KOKSIJDE – Programme Take … Read entire article »

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