Aegir riders join Tom Simpson Memorial ride

Gainsborough Aegir Cycling Club
Gainsborough Aegir Cycling Club

The fourth set of Gainsborough Aegir Cycling Club reliability rides gave riders a choice of 20 miles, 50k, 50 miles or 75 miles on Sunday.

In the 20 mile ride, Daniel Nicholson chose category D, 2:30, and returned in 1:26.

Dave Walker and Pete Hanks opted for a 50k ride, targetting a finish in 3:10, and were home in 2:39.

At the same distance Mark Clark chose category E 3:40 and his time was 3:39.

Solo 75 mile rider Trevor Halstead chose category C 7:30 and returned in 5:14.

Three Aegir riders took part in the Tom Simpson Memorial ride on Sunday.

Matt and Liam Hindmarsh joined Calum Lawson for the annual Dinnington Racing Club event, which raised £1,425 for the Tom Simpson Memorial fund.

On Saturday the Aegir club hold a prize night, followed by Sunday’s reliability rides.