Scotland, Belgium and National Champs

Lots has happened over the last month, plenty of racing both in Belgium and the UK. With some good results but also disappointing problems. First up was Spokes National series in Scotland on June 9/10. It was a great experience, lots of climbing and fairly open racing providing lots of opportunities for aggressive long-range attacks. I managed to get 6th place on the 2nd stage after a long false flat sprint and 1,200m of climbing in only 90km. This weekend was followed by a kermesse trip to Passendale. This was a good race with some strong riders, I managed to get off the front at the start of the 2nd lap of 14 and stayed away in a group of around 6 to the finish. This was hard maintaining t

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