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Interview: Malcolm Elliott – Winner 2007

Q: Malcolm, when you won the CiCLE Classic  in 2007 it was in your comeback period to British domestic racing. What was the experience like that day and at that stage of your career? Malcolm Elliott: I do feel that race … Continue reading

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Interview: Robin Sharman Winner 2006

Q: Robin, it’s 9 years ago since you won the CiCLE Classic, you were 26yrs when you won, what do you remember from that day? Robin Sharman: “The win was actually unexpected. It’s been my favourite win because of that. … Continue reading

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Scot Gamble – first ever winner

We spoke to Scot Gamble, first ever winner of the Rutland-Melton CiCLE Classic about the year he won and about what he’s doing now. Here’s what he had to say about his experiences… Q: Scot, can you believe it’s 10 … Continue reading

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CiCLE Classic video

Click here for video of last year’s CiCLE Classic race

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New elite women’s race and sportif expands CiCLE family

Cycle race director Colin Clews and the cycle clothing brand Dare2b, have worked together to launch a sportif and major elite women’s single day road race, which will take place in Thoresby North Notts as part of a cycle fest … Continue reading

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Ian Wilkinson – ‘At the Double’ Interview

Ahead of his squad training camp in south eastern France, we caught up with double winner of the Rutland-Melton Classic, Ian (superman) Wilkinson and asked what he thought about this unique British cycle race in its 10th year and the … Continue reading

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2014 plans and course revealed.

Organisers of the Giant (Rutland Water) and Schwalbe sponsored Rutland – Melton CiCLE Classic  are confidently predicting that the 10th anniversary edition to be held on Sunday 27th April will be the biggest and best yet. Already known as Britain’s … Continue reading

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CiCLE Classic begets a ‘son’!

The date for the 2014 edition of the Rutland – Melton CiCLE Classic has now been confirmed by the Union Cycliste Internationale as Sunday 27th April. The event will continue to be listed currently as a UCI 1.2 category race. … Continue reading

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Wilkinson makes it TWO!

Britain’s Ian Wilkinson, riding for the UK Youth Team owned by former Formula One champion Nigel Mansell made his own sporting history last Sunday when he succeeded in becoming the first rider to win the Rutland – Melton CiCLE Classic … Continue reading

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CiCLE Classic sets course for the future

With new sponsors, a renewed outlook, and an exciting new finish, Britain’s only single day international cycling road race, the Rutland – Melton CiCLE Classic is to go ahead on Sunday 21st April, bigger and stronger than ever. After struggling … Continue reading

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