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Jon Entwistle – Scottish 100 Mile TT Champion and Record Holder

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Jon Entwistle
Jon Entwistle.

We had a feeling we’d be chatting to this gentleman again, after the Scottish ‘100’ Mile Time Trial Championship – and so it proved.

Originally scheduled to be held up on the Cromarty Firth but postponed due to bad weather the ‘100’ was incorporated with the Furneaux Trophy in the Aberdeen District and won by their reigning ‘50’ champion, Jon Entwistle (Team JMC) – we caught up with him soon after he’d achieved his ‘double.’

You’re now ‘50’ and ‘100’ champion AND 100 mile record holder, congratulations, Jon.

“Thank you, it’s actually difficult to find information on what the Scottish records are but I reckoned it was Mark Atkinson’s [Velo Ecosse] 3:49 so that’s what I had my sights set on.”

Any hint of ‘revenge’ in there, beating Steve Williamson into silver after he did that to you, last year?

“None at all.

“My style is to make a plan and then stick to it