Road: Bright Outcome To Cornish Series

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Location: RAF Portreath, Redruth
Event: 5 May 2012
Report: Snowdon Sports

Third in the series opener, Adam Bright (Primal Europe) stepped up to take the honours in the second round of the Cornish Series on the exposed 1.3-mile cliff top airfield circuit at RAF Portreath, Redruth.

The 25-year-old winner, from Bideford, profited from the bad luck of team-mate Rob Wilcox, who was 40 seconds clear and heading for a solo victory when he punctured with three laps to go and lost his place at the head of the elite field.

Wilcox chased hard after a wheel change, but was unable to haul back the leading trio and had to settle for fourth place.


1 Adam Bright (Primal Europe)
2 Peter Vincent (Mid-Devon CC)
3 James Smith (Primal Europe)
4 Rob Wilcox (Primal Europe)
5 Jason Kettle (Mid Devon CC)
6 Darren Manser (One and All Cycling)
7 Mark Barlow (Newquay Velo)
8 Mark Mullen (Rutrainingtoday CC)
9 Theo Brumhead (Exeter University CC)
1 James Porter (Juice Lubes)
2 Steve Ferguson (Team Certini)
3 Gary James (Penzance Wheelers0
4 Daniel Lord (Clive Mitchell)
5 Oscar Hutchinson (Exeter University CC)
6 Ben Hoopell (Exeter Wheelers)
7 Martin Lenney (Penzance Wheelers0
8 Matt Loake (Southfork Racing)
9 William Hornby (Cycle Sport South Hams)
10 Adam Sluman (Plymouth Corinthian CC)
1 Chris Simcock (Newquay Velo)
2 Ian Lister (Wolverhampton Wheelers0
3 Matthew McArthur (Yogi)
4 Nick Hesling (Exeter Wheelers)
5 David Henderson (Mid Devon CC)
6 Andrew Mayer (Dales RT)
7 Mark Henderson (North Devon Wheelers)
8 Mark Sansby (Newquay Velo)
9 Peter Ryan (Newquay Velo)
10 Gus Gustenden (Royal Navy & Royal Marines CA)
1 Rhiannon Smallworth (Newquay Velo)
2 Sorrelle Le Cornu (Primal Europe)
3 Fiona Telfer-Brunton (One and All Cycling)
Youth A
1 Dean Henderson (North Devon CC)
Penny Polloff (One and All Cycling)
Youth B
1 Seb Dickens (Cycle Sport South Hams)
2 Charlie Meredith (Tor Velo)
3 Samuel Armstrong (Tor Velo)
Megan Hopgood (One and All Cycling)
Youth C
1 Alfie Peters (One and All Cycling)
2 Joseph Lister (Wolverhampton Wheelers)
3 Harry Meredith (Tor Velo)
Megan Wherry (One and All Cycling)
Youth D
1 Toby Peters (One and All Racing)
2 Oliver Brunnock (One and All Racing)
3 Lewis Moss (Tor Velo)
Abigail Wherry (One and All Cycling)
Youth E
1 Oliver Ross (Tor Velo)

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