Road: Boddy Escapes Crash To Win


Inverse-Cyclaim RT Series
Hillingdon, West London
Event: 6th August 2011
Report: Snowdon Sports

RACING came to a premature end at the Hillingdon circuit when a crash in the bunch led to the abandonment of the race for second and third categories at the Inverse-Cyclaim RT meeting.

Earlier, the finish of the women's race had also been affected by a crash in the final 100 metres which left Eleanor Garratt (Offcamber) and Lucy Grimstead (Wyndymilla) requiring stitches.

High Wycombe CC's Karla Boddy escaped the pile-up to take victory in a bunch sprint ahead of Clemence Copie and Dyanne Holland (Inverse-Cyclaim RT) after 51 minutes of racing.

1 Karla Boddy (High Wycombe CC) 51:28
2 Clemence Copie (BC member)
3 Dyanne Holland (Inverse-Cyclaim RT)
4 Julie Granshaw (BC member)
5 Delia Beddis (Inverse-Cyclaim RT)
6 Nicola Butler (Inverse-Cyclaim RT)
7 Tracy Corbett (London Dynamo)
8 Kayie Metalli (Bristol Cycling Dev Squad)
9 Claire Beaumont (Rapha Condor)
10 Sarah Stewart (Greenwich Tritons) all @ same time

Fourth categories:
1 Martin Boakes (CC Luton) 50:20
2 Glen Watkins (Cheltenham & County CC)
3 Paul Holmes (Bedfordshire RCC)
4 Stephen Tebbett (WDMC-Beyond)
5 James Hardley-Smith (Sleaford Wheelers)
6 Callum Oliver (Rapha Condor) all @ same time.