Hindmarsh on fine form during 18 mile time trial

Gainsborough Aegir Cycling Club’s time trial at the weekend was an 18-mile event, featuring a fantastic performance by Matt Hindmarsh.

The rider knocked nearly three minutes off his previous best time to take first place in the handicap competition and second place overall as he finished just 20 seconds behind winner Jordan Skelly.

Matt’s son Liam also showed significant improvement in recording a personal best for the nine mile distance.

18 mile results

1st Jordan Skelly 47:20, 2nd Matt Hindmarsh 47:40 PB, 3rd Julian Hesp 48:10, 4th Trevor Halstead 57:11, private trial Luke Matthews 44:00.

9 mile results

1st Liam Hindmarsh 23:51 PB (juvenile), 2nd Calum Lawson 26:18, 3rd Dave Walker 32:00, 4th Joe Smith 40:02 (junior), private trial Steve Brown 30:31.

The Lincoln Grand Prix takes place on Sunday, featuring the best UK based teams.

The club have arranged a leisure ride to go and watch the event, leaving Roseway at 7.30am.

Further details on the ride are available from Trevor Halstead at Church Street Cycles.