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Tour of Murray River Stage 10 and 11

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Both stages today were larger loops fought out in strong cross winds. The first stage involved a larger 2.3km loop. Most of our riders felt very tender through both races, with our greatest attempt forward was in the final where I manged to locate toward the back of the sprinting bubble and run close to [...] [...]

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Tour of Murray River Stage 8 and 9 criteriums

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Both criteriums were again contested in hard crosswinds with this picture of a desert flower constituting the most beautiful thing seen during the split day of racing. Fortunately both criteriums were reasonably flowing which again made for fast racing. Early on in the morning stage Liam Dove rode well to position himself in a prominent [...] [...]

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Andrew Martin: UK Racing

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A little blurb written by former Plan B Rider Andrew Martin after several success’s racing, and winning, in the UK. “When everything comes together” Before my departure from Belgium i had managed to have a few solid weeks on the bike. The legs felt good and i was keen to dive into some racing. I [...] [...]

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Tour of Murray River stage 6 and 7

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Very few things in life happen with linear like progression or digression. After yesterdays positive result the boys were optimistic for today’s venture as we faced the first of two criteriums in extreme winds. The first criterium was a fast flowing rectangular circuit of around 1.3km’s in length. However the massive gusts of wind blew [...] [...]

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Tour of Murray stage 5

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155km’s with several smaller undulations toward the final 50km’s constituted today’s pilgrimage. This the longer stage of the week was probably our greatest hope for a result. All the riders smashed up the road through the first hour. I was as active as I could be through these opening stages, hoping for the big northerly [...] [...]

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Tour of Murray River stage 3 and 4

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An 850 meter rectangular circuit greeted the riders for the start of today’s criterium. If you were not in the front 20 you were forever fighting to get there, a tight circuit with a quality field again made for hard racing. The race was one of waiting for the final, as I managed to collect [...] [...]

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Tour of Murray River, Stage 1 and 2.

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Today’s first stage was an L-shape criterium held along the Murray river. A perfect day brought 80 competitors to the start line ready to smash around the tight 1.3km course. Several breaks moved off the front, with nothing really eventuating. With the final sprint looming, we all attempted to converge so as to present either [...] [...]

7 years ago / 2 Comments

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Tour of Murray River

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Tour of Murray River This being the 2nd NRS tour completed personally this year, we have much work to do results wise. The par course is predominantly flat, however the team has assembled several of its more experienced riders, and given the often windy conditions the race will require both experience and strength. Today, across [...] [...]

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Tim Jenkins viva Italia!?

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Tim Jenkins on his latest Italian Cycling experience: Trip was awesome. Only 3 or 4000 photos to sort through, plus cycling photo CD from the Hotel Funivia in Bormio. Nice one of me at the top of Mortirolo!   Everyday found myself saying ‘it just doesn’t get any better than this’ but it just seemed [...] [...]

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Andrew Martin, Albion alive: winning primes, bunch sprints and the hearts and minds of onlookers

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I arrived at the race and signed up with no issues thankfully. I was starting out again, i knew nobody on the start line except my cousin and Hilton. My cousin warned me of the people that were strong and quick in a gallop. The race started out like any criterium does, fast and furious. [...] [...]

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