Surrey League Handicap Series (a3crg)
Location: Dunsfold, Surrey
Event: 21 June 2012
Report: Snowdon Sports
Fulham-based Norwood Paragon rider Ralph de Kanter proved victorious in the latest round of the Surrey League’s Handicap Series, staged at Dunsfold on Thursday.
The 26-year-old edged ahead of runner-up Russell Childs (RT316) by around 11 seconds, while Surrey-based Childs held off Guildford rival Rod Saxby (Charlotteville CC) by another two seconds.
45-year-old Saxby was at the front of a small chasing group of three who were chasing in search of the final podium spot, while the bunch came in another 40 seconds off the pace.
1 Ralph de Kanter Norwood Paragon CC 3 1:24:00
2 Russell Childs Racing Team 316 3V @ 11sec
3 Rod Saxby Charlotteville CC 3V @ 13sec
4 Brian Hennessey Redhill CC 3V
5 Mark Lawn Inverse RT 3V
6 Stephen Broomfield Addiscombe CC 2V @ 51sec
7 Stuart Harvey i-team.cc 2
8 Darrell Pembroke VC Meudon 2
9 Mike Cownley Norwood Paragon CC 2
10 Maurice Brennan Redhill CC 2
11 Brian Macpherson VC Meudon 2V
12 Will Spiers Ultimate Fitness
13 Jeff Tam Charlotteville CC 3
14 Mike Lancaster VC Meudon 3
15 Stuart Bettis South Downs Bikes 3
16 Grant Smith Crest CC 4
17 Phillip Jemmison Redhill CC 3
18 Jason Edwards GB MSTina 1V @ 1 lap
Veterans: Russell Childs.
2nd Cat: Stephen Broomfield (Addiscombe CC).
3rd Cat: Ralph de Kanter.
4th Cat: Grant Smith (Crest CC).
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.