Time Trial: Peacock fights back for Campsies TT win


Location: Lennoxtown, Glasgow
Event: 8 September 2013
Report: Snowdon Sports

Trailing by 36 seconds after the Crow Road climb, Ben Peacock (Paisley Velo RT) turned up the power over the rest of the Lennoxtown-based course to win Glasgow Wheelers’ 25-mile Tour of the Campsies time trial and deny Arthur Doyle (www.dooleys-cycles.co.uk) a fourth victory in the event.

Veteran Doyle took the prize for the fastest rider up the climb, reaching the top in 8-34 to Peacock’s 9-10, but by the finish 32-year-old Peacock – the Scottish 10-mile champion – had turned things round his way to clock exactly 58 minutes for a winning margin of 21 seconds.

The two were the only riders to break the hour on the testing circuit, Scott Newman (Inverclyde Velo) taking a close scrap for third place in 1-02-53.


1 Ben Peacock (Paisley Velo RT) 58-00
2 Arthur Doyle (www.dooleys-cycles.co.uk) 58-21
3 Scott Newman (Inverclyde Velo) 1-02-53
4 Barry Wilson (Dundee Thistle RC) 1-03-00
5 Drew Sharkey (TheBicycleWorks.com) 1-03-44
6 Daniel McShane (Glasgow RC) 1-4-42
7 David Trotter (Lancaster CC) 1-07-12
8 Gary Cross (Falkirk BC) 1-08-37
9 Michael Kinsella (BC Private Member) 1-09-08
10 Dominic Free (Glasgow RC) 1-10-05

Youth: Robert Tree (Deeside Thistle CC) 1-10-27
Woman: Lynsey Curran (Glasgow Couriers) 1-12-27
Hill Climb: Arthur Doyle 8-34

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