The “Jack Covington Memorial” 25 was held on Sunday 3rd October, preceding the Lea Valley “Comet” 25. Several of us gathered at the Lea Valley’s “Comet” hut in Burton End, near Stansted Airport on the Saturday. The “residents”, Michael Keen, Frida Wezel; Ian Taylor and Alan Hedges were joined by…

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For the third time, this event was held during the Holme Valley Wheelers Hill Climb on the iconic Holme Moss. The event attracted 8 entrants. Unfortunately there was one withdrawal due to possible Covid symptoms but seven competed and showed how capable trikes and their riders are. 1.85 miles ridden,…

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A correspondent asked me for details of Tricycle records for a project he is doing. I got deeply interested in my side of the project and felt I should share the results with the membership – the TA Handbook only gives RTTC/ CTT current records. The next part of the…

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The start sheet : PLEASE NOTE THE COMMENT BELOW! Tricycle Association (North West Region) 10 mile time trial for Tricycles “Promoted for and on behalf of Cycling Time Trials under their Rules and Regulations” Saturday 21stMarch 2020 Course J2/3 Headquarters – Allostock Village Hall Princess Rd WA16 9LN First rider…

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Lincoln Wheelers 25 mile comp record team (Dave Mason, Ian Pike and Andy Newham)with Gary Wright on the left Tricycle Association member and timekeeper Michael Keen alerts me to the breaking –“smashing” he says – of Trike Team Comp Record in the Shaftesbury Middlemarkers 25 on E2 Ian Pike…

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It was a foggy morning that greeted us at the start of the Tricycle Association (Eastern Region) Open 25 today, which a promise of heavier moisture to follow. Of the six entries five tricyclists started, being a higher percentage than the following bicycle events, except for the 2-up riders with…

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I have been advised that the VTTA have published a new set of standards for veteran time triallists. They can be viewed on https://www.vtta.org.uk/standards . Some adjustments have been made to the 2013 figures, shortening the required times in some cases and lengthening them in others. On…

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