Road: Mike Coyle first in Brighton Crit 2


Location: Brighton, East Sussex
Event: 18 May 2012
Report: Snowdon Sports

Brighton’s Mike Coyle (Brighton Mitre CC) clocked up another win in the second round of the George Samuel Hove Park Crit Series 2 on Friday.

Coyle, 49, won the first event of the series back in April and added this victory to his tally for the series in the category 2/3 section.

Gary Brind (Southdown Bikes CC) improved on his last finish of fourth to come second this time around, with Jules Birks of VC Londres in third.

In the category 4 race, Elliott Lipski (VC Elan/Harry Perry Cycles) went one better than his ride on the series opener to take top spot.

He beat George Moore (Team ASL 360) into second place, although Moore himself also saw an improvement, having finished in sixth in round one.


1 Mike Coyle (Brighton Mitre CC)
2 Gary Brind (Southdown Bikes CC)
3 Jules Birks (VC Londres)
4 Paul Flynn (Brighton Mitre CC)
5 Matthew Butt (Team ASL360)
6 Jonathan Solly (VC Londres)
7 Stuart Bettis (Team Terminator)
8 Jonathan Lewis (Charlotteville CC)
9 Daniel Clark (Brighton Mitre CC)
10 Robert Quin (Brighton Mitre CC)
1 Elliot Lipski (VC Elan/Harry Perry Cycles)
2 George Moore (Team ASL 360)
3 Joe Hyatt (Brighton Mitre CC)
4 Matt Townsend (Lewes Wanders CC)
5 John Aston (unattached)
6 Alan Thompson (unattached)
7 Jack Evans (Brighton Mitre CC)
8 Trevor Roberts (Brighton Mitre CC)
9 Joel Draper (Brighton Mitre CC)
10 Nigel O’Brien (unattached)

British Cycling would like to thank the organising team, officials and everyone else who helped promote this event. Our sport could not exist without the hundreds of people, many of them unpaid volunteers, who put in many hours of hard work running events, activities and clubs.