National Road Race Championships

Road , York – Sunday, 24 Jun 2012

Event Details

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Start Date:

Sun, 24th Jun 2012

Event Type:

Road (Competitive)


Ampleforth Abbey and College, Ampleforth, York, North Yorkshire, YO62 4EN
This Benedictine Abbey is a working monastery and one of Britain's top boarding schools. Nestling in a magnificant hillside setting the venue is ideal for spectators to view any event.
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2012 National Road Championships

Entry close date

Fri, 1st Jun 2012

Info for Riders

The same organisational team as the Ryedale Grand Prix but with new circuits and start and finish venue. The event will now be hosted at Ampleforth Abbey from where at 9.15am the Women take to the road for 7 laps of a rolling 9.5 mile circuit. After lunch the Men take their turn with 3 laps of an 18.9 mile loop of picturesque villages and Abbeys before moving to the 9.5 mile circuit for 6 laps. Each circuit passes through Ampleforth Abbey where an event village will offer trade stands and the opportunity to try a Watt Bike Challenge. The Championships will once again be sponsored by Grass Concrete Ltd promoting their Grasscrete brand other sponsors so far announced are Welcome to Yorkshire and Ryedale District Council. The Men's Championship will incorporate the traditional Peter Longbottom Memorial in honour of the former international who lived at nearby Malton. His earlier clubs VC York and the Clifton CC will once again provide the mainstay of the marshalling effort.

The Races

Date Start Race name Classification Band Rider Cat Race length
24/06/12 09:00 Women - 107 km Women Only Band 1 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Elite 107km / 66 miles
24/06/12 13:15 E/1/2 - 182 km National A Band 1 1st, 2nd, Elite 182km / 113 miles

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Race Women
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat
Sun 24/06/12 09:00 Women Only Band 1 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Elite
Race Women
Sun 24/06/12 - 09:00
Classification: Women Only
Band: Band 1
Rider Cat: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Elite
Race E/1/2
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat
Sun 24/06/12 13:15 National A Band 1 1st, 2nd, Elite
Race E/1/2
Sun 24/06/12 - 13:15
Classification: National A
Band: Band 1
Rider Cat: 1st, 2nd, Elite

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Confirmed Results

Race Women

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
1 Sharon Laws AA drink Finished Elite 03:11:50:000 100
2 Elizabeth Armitstead AA drink Finished Elite 00:01:36:000 85
3 Emma Pooley AA drink Finished 4th 00:01:41:000 0
4 Nikki Harris Young Telenet Fidea Cycling Te... Finished 3rd 00:02:43:000 66
5 Dame Sarah Storey For Viored Finished Elite 00:03:52:000 58
6 Nicole Cooke MBE Team Faren - Honda Finished N/A 00:09:02:000 51
7 Catherine Williamson Team Bizhub Finished Elite 00:09:04:000 45
8 Katie Colclough HTC-High Road Finished 1st --- 39
9 Emma Trott Boels Dolmans Cycling Team Finished 1st 00:09:44:000 34
10 Natalie Creswick Team Mulebar Girl - Sigma Spor... Finished 2nd 00:09:51:000 29
11 Sarah Byrne MG-Maxifuel Pro Cycling Finished 1st 00:10:08:000 25
12 Claire Rose For Viored Finished 2nd 00:16:34:000 21
13 Penny Rowson Matrix Fitness Finished 1st --- 18
14 Annabel Simpson Matrix Fitness Finished 2nd 00:16:36:000 15
15 Gemma Neill Leslie Bike Shop/Bikers Boutiq... Finished 2nd 00:16:40:000 12
16 Rebecca Heath VC St Raphael Finished 2nd 00:16:48:000 10
17 Corrine Hall Node 4 Giordana Womens Team Finished 1st 00:18:03:000 8
18 Eileen Roe Team Ibis Cycles Finished 2nd --- 6
19 Laura Massey Inverse/ Cycling Components RT Finished 2nd --- 4
20 Hannah Barnes Team Ibis Cycles Finished Elite 00:18:09:000 2
21 Lowri Devey Abergavenny Road Club Finished 1st 00:18:13:000 0
22 Delia Beddis Inverse/ Cycling Components RT Finished 2nd 00:18:14:000 0
23 Nicola Juniper Corvida Allpress Finished 2nd 00:18:22:000 0
24 Kayleigh Brogan City of Edinburgh RC Finished 2nd 00:18:28:000 0
25 Karla Boddy High Wycombe Cycling Club Finished 2nd 00:19:10:000 0
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Race E/1/2

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
1 Ian Stannard Team Sky Finished Elite 04:48:43:000 100
2 Alex Dowsett Team Sky Finished Elite 00:01:14:000 85
3 Russell Hampton Raleigh GAC Finished Elite 00:01:24:000 75
4 Ben Swift Team Sky Finished Elite 00:07:45:000 66
5 Jeremy Hunt Team Sky Finished Elite 00:07:59:000 58
6 David Clarke Giordana-Mitsubishi Electric R... Finished Elite --- 51
7 Luke Rowe Team Sky Finished Elite --- 45
8 Jonathan McEvoy Endura Racing Finished Elite 00:08:02:000 39
9 Simon Richardson Team IG - Sigma Sport Finished Elite 00:08:05:000 34
10 Michael Cuming JLT Condor Finished Elite 00:08:07:000 29
11 Matthew Holmes Raleigh GAC Finished Elite 00:08:09:000 25
12 Robert Partridge Endura Racing Finished Elite 00:08:10:000 21
13 Peter Williams Giordana-Mitsubishi Electric R... Finished Elite --- 18
14 Yanto Barker Team UK Youth (UCI Team) Finished Elite --- 15
15 Joshua Edmondson TEAM COLPACK Finished Elite 00:08:15:000 0
16 Mark McNally An Post - ChainReaction Finished Elite 00:08:16:000 10
17 Liam Holohan Raleigh GAC Finished Elite 00:08:22:000 8
18 Evan Oliphant Raleigh GAC Finished Elite --- 6
19 Richard Handley JLT Condor Finished Elite 00:08:31:000 4
20 Ben Greenwood Finished N/A 00:09:00:000 2
21 Samuel Harrison 100% ME Finished Elite 00:09:57:000 0
22 Tom Last Team IG - Sigma Sport Finished 1st 00:11:35:000 0
23 Adam Yates UVCA Troyes Finished 1st 00:11:39:000 0
24 Russell Downing Endura Racing Finished Elite --- 0
25 Jack Kirk UVCA Troyes Finished 3rd --- 0
26 Luke Grivell-Mellor JLT Condor Finished 1st --- 0
27 Nathan Edmondson SC Cene Valle Seriana Finished 3rd 00:11:46:000 0
28 Chris Bartlett Marco Polo Finished 3rd 00:11:50:000 0
29 Kit Gilham Herbalife-Leisure Lakes Bikes.... Finished Elite 00:12:03:000 0
30 Richard Cartland Corley Cycles - Drops RT Finished 1st 00:14:53:000 0
31 Grant Ferguson Boardman Elite Finished Elite 00:16:35:000 0
32 Gruffudd Lewis Team UK Youth (UCI Team) Finished 1st 00:18:38:000 0
--- William Bjergfelt MG-Maxifuel Pro Cycling Did not start Elite --- 0
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