GS Metro Road Race
Middleton, Northumberland, 65 miles
Event: 7th August 2011
Report: Snowdon Sports
Durham University student Will Haynes showed his class to power away from his two breakaway companions on the finishing hill and take a merited victory in wet conditions for GS Metro’s 65-mile road race in Northumberland.
The decisive move came on the firtst of eight laps of the main circuit when Haynes, Colin Ash and Chris Mark went off the front.
It was the last the main field was to see of them… (read the full report)
Very pleased with the result, having been lacking form through July it felt great to be going well again and getting the win was icing on the cake. With the 30 points boost 1st cat is suddenly looking a lot more achievable again if the legs can hold out for another few months!