Cycling: Saving the best for last with seven winners

Torbay Weekly

Mid-Devon CC saved their best for the final round of the South-West Cyclo-Cross League, supplying seven winners at a muddy Plymouth MotoX Park.

Their victors ranged from under-eight Freddie Simcock up to new UK champion Robin Delve, who reported to Plymouth on Sunday after wrapping up his National Trophy Series over-60 triumph with a last-leg win in Yorkshire 24 hours before.

There was a first 'podium' place of the season for Martin Smith, second over-50 veteran, and one for Oliver Allen, third in the senior event after his recent move to the Mid-Devon from Plymouth's Pilgrim Flyers.

Other results: U8 - 7 Will Ward; Girls - 1 Charlotte Ward; U10 - 1 Ben Ward, 3 Ollie Gray, 4 Ben Simcock; U12 - 1 Matt Holmes, 3 James Allen, Girls 0 1 Lauren Fox, 7 Maddy Woodger; U14 - 2 Bayley Woodger, 5 Jacob Start, 7 Sam Gray, Girls - 3 Eva Fox; U16 - 4 Henry Birchall, Girls - 1 Grace Ward, 2 Molly Lane; O40 - 3 Jamie Ward; O50 Ladies -  1 Jackie Shute.