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Deeside Thistle Hilly 10.5 Mile Time Trial

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Ali Watt (Granite City RT) broke his own Course Record on the 2 lap 19.5ml Deeside Thistle Hilly 10.5 Mile Time Trial on Thurs 24th May, only to be thwarted by a flying Ray Wilson (Dunfermline CC) who was over a half minute faster.

A cool, dull evening with intermittent showers meant that Course Records weren’t really on most folks’ cards beforehand.

As well as a tremendous sporting evening, it was a social success as well, with Deeside Thistle’s Hatton of Fintray contingent providing a sumptuous bun fight in the village hall afterwards, which provided a nice conclusion to an aul’ fashioned kind of race night.

Deeside Thistle Hilly 10.5 Mile Time Trial
Raymond Wilson.

Deeside Thistle Hilly 10.5 Mile Time Trial Results

1 Ray Wilson (Dunfermline CC) 47.37
2 Ali Watt (Granite City) 48.11
3 Col Duncan (TCG) 48.39
4 Gareth Luce (Elgin CC) 50.02
5 Steve Argo (Ythan CC) 50.33 (Fastest Vet)
6 Gilbert Runcie (TCG) 51.29
7 Russ Craig (Ythan CC) 51.56
8 Brian Duncan (DTCC) 51.58
9 Duncan Gillies (Elgin CC) 53.13 (1st H/Cap First ride for 15yrs?)
10 Greg McIntosh (Deeside Thistle) 53.40
11 Ron Dobson (Deeside Thistle) 54.47

Youth: Callum Smith (Deeside Thistle) 59.04
Lady: Katrina Brown (Deeside Thistle)

Martin Williamson
Martin is our Editor, Web site Designer and Manager, and concentrates on photography. He's been involved in cycling for over 42 years and has raced for many of them, having a varied career which includes time trials, road and track racing, and triathlons. Martin has been the Scottish 25 Mile TT and 100 Mile TT Champion, the British Points Race League Champion on the track, and was a prolific winner of time trials in his day, particularly hilly ones like the Tour de Trossachs and the Meldons MTT.

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