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Perfs relief for Paton after double trouble

Alex Paton breathed a sigh of relief as he won the 53rd Perfs Pedal against the odds on Sunday.

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Eventual winner Alex Paton on the front of the peloton. Picture: Keith Woodland (180117-059)

Waite salutes ‘magnificent’ Perfs team

Mick Waite toasted a successful 53rd Perfs Pedal and said: See you next year.

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Rupert Graham, left, with winner Alex Paton and third-placed Ben Marks. Picture: Hugh McManus

Graham keeping feet on ground after Perfs heroics

Rupert Graham is refusing to get carried away after finishing second in the Perfs Pedal.

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Defending champion Chris Opie, centre, with last year's runner-up Jacob Vaughan, left, and third-placed Rory Townsend. Picture: Hugh McManus

Hungarian threat as Perfs gets all-clear

Mick Waite has given the 53rd Perfs Pedal the all-clear after a final course inspection.

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Chris Opie after his Perfs Pedal victory in 2017. Picture: Hugh McManus

Opie: Why Perfs is crucial springboard

Reigning champion Chris Opie has underlined the importance of the Perfs Pedal to UCI Continental outfit Canyon Eisberg.

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Chris Opie wins the 2017 Perfs Pedal from Jacob Vaughan (VC Londres) and defending champion Rory Townsend. Picture: Hugh McManus

Perfs Pedal entries revealed

Reigning champion Chris Opie is among the 85 entries for the Perfs Pedal unveiled today.

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Andy Shackel. Picture: dhb

Portsmouth racer determined to take Vitus chance

Andy Shackel recognises he is a lucky man.

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Andy Shackel in action for Wiggle. Picture: Eamonn Deane/localriderslocalraces.co.uk

Shackel’s released! Andy on...

Andy Shackel discuss his early days on the bike, working and racing for Wiggle, Vitus bikes, his new team kit and ambitions for 2018.

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Abbie Manley leads her Hargroves Ridley Montezuma's team-mate Amy Perryman through a corner at the Swanmore Motocross Track. Picture: Neil Marshall (171339-131)

Fareham Wheelers dream of national service

Fareham Wheelers are dreaming of hosting a National Trophy cyclocross event.

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Joe Truman, left, with GB mens sprint team-mates Ryan Owens and Jack Carlin at last years Under-23 European Championships in Italy  Picture: British Cycling

Buoyant Truman notes progress despite bronze

RESULTS may not show it, but Portsmouth’s Joe Truman is right to be in confident mood as the sprint cyclist prepares for the second round of the TISSOT UCI Track World Cup.

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Lorry stuck by the bollards

City cycling scheme gets national award

PORTSMOUTH has been praised for the success of a cycling training scheme at a national conference.

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Mike Williams, of host club Fareham Wheelers, on one of the climbs at Swanmore Motocross Track. Picture: Neil Marshall (171322-753)

Delight for Fareham Wheelers as new course earns praise

Phill Chinn revealed Fareham Wheelers’ challenging new course was a hit with riders and officials.

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Action from the racing at Fairthorne Manor last season. Picture: Neil Marshall (161428-9)

Fareham Wheelers ready to unleash toughest of tests

Round three of the Wessex League is not for the faint-hearted.

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Britain's Chris Froome celebrates after winning the Spanish Vuelta in Madrid. The special trophy he holds was given to him as he won both the Tour de France and La Vuelta. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

RICK JACKSON: Arise Sir Chris – knighthood is long overdue for cyclist

Surely one of the most deserved knighthoods will now be bestowed on Chris Froome?

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On our bikes - on Cycle to Work Day

On our bikes - on Cycle to Work Day

Today, Wednesday September 13, is Cycle to Work Day, which encourages adults across the UK to get on their bike and give cycle commuting a go for one day.

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Fareham Wheelers riders, from left, Rick Garman, Kirsty McSeveney, Neil MacKley, Marianne Holt and Mark Herbert. Picture: Habibur Rahman (171049-38)

Super six put Wheelers on the map

Kirsty McSeveney finished 20th in the Gran Fondo World Championship as Fareham Wheelers made their mark on the international scene.

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Garry Ingham is FLAB's neighbourhood organiser for Waterlooville.

Cyclist hopes to start a fitness revolution

A DETERMINED cyclist is hoping that his hometown can become a hub for cycling enthusiasts.

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Kirsty McSeveney, second left. Picture: Habibur Rahman (171049-37)

McSeveney hails rise of Wheelers women after tour shock

Kirsty McSeveney revealed her shock at finishing third in the Tour of Cambridgeshire.

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