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Shaw things as Solihull CC's Lucy Shaw grabs polka dot jersey

SOLIHULL CC Youth riders Ethan Lee, Danny Fox, AJ Mitchell and Lucy Shaw all headed for Perth for The Scotland Youth Tour, three-day event.

SOLIHULL CC Youth riders Ethan Lee, Danny Fox, AJ Mitchell and Lucy Shaw all headed for Perth for The Scotland Youth Tour, three-day event.

In the individual time trial Lucy Shaw stormed through a quality field of nationally ranked riders getting the third fastest time.

For the boys the team time trial gave them a chance to shine, finishing fifth behind four regional teams – making them the highest placed club team going into Stage 2’s road race.

The 55km course for the girls’ suited Shaw who finished eighth and grabbed the polka dot jersey for King Of the Mountains.

The boys race was an epic 75km which saw Ethan Lee completely wiped out in a collision leaving him unable to start the following days stage.

Stage 4 saw the riders attack on a hilly three mile circuit, five laps for the girls, 10 for the boys.

Unfortunately Shaw slipped her chain on the second lap and the time lost meant she had no chance in the overall classification.

l Super junior Ryan Cambridge, aged nine, continues his assault on the Midlands Mountain Bike XC championship, holding an eight point lead going into the final round on May 13 at Hanchurch Woods, Stoke-on-Trent.

 

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