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2017 CiCLE Classic to take on new roads and being the longest yet!

Ten additional kilometres of racing over hard terrain will face the competitors in the 13th Rutland – Melton International CiCLE Classic on Sunday 23rd April as two passages of Stapleford Park are added to the final 25 kilometres of the … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding update

Blog from Colin Clews – Race founder and Director Rutland-Melton International CiCLE Classic: Only recently ex top pro Claudio Chiappucci said of the current state of Professional riders,  “Peter Sagan is the only rider in the peloton who has character. He’s … Continue reading

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Interview: Sam Lowe 2015

With less than 2 days to the much awaited CiCLE Classic 2015, we spoke to 20yr old Sam Lowe, team mate to Ian Wilkinson, Raleigh-GAC and asked him to tell us a little about his cycling history leading to now. He said: … Continue reading

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Interview: Ian ‘Superman’ Wilkinson – 2015

With two wins, notably achieved four years apart in 2009 and 2013, Ian Wilkinson’s performance at the CiCLE Classic can only be described as outstanding. A background in cyclo-cross and marathon mountain bike racing, his skill as a builder, managing hazards and risks … Continue reading

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Interview: Peter Cocker 2015

A strong ride in the Lincoln GP 2014 on his 19th birthday, Peter Cocker, a promising cat 1 rider in the CiCLE Classic for the first time, has grown up around cycling.   Seeing his Dad ride has influenced him greatly and … Continue reading

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Interview: Yanto Barker 2015

Consistency, determination and professionalism come to mind when you think of Yanto Barker.   After a rewarding season in 2014 where his commitment and hard work paid off to win The Lincoln Grand Prix, The Spring Cup, and he became overall … Continue reading

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