Banbury Star CC Road Race

E/1/2/3 Banbury, Oxfordshire 26.05.19 One of the highlights of the Women’s Team Series and of the British Cycling calendar, the Banbury Star CC Road Race never fails to disappoint, with this year’s edition attracting 45 riders and a decent crowd of fans. It’s commonly said that this race is all about the hill, and there’s…

Banbury Star CC Road Race – in pictures

Even more photos below the results! Results 1 Mary Wilkinson (Jadan Weldtite-Vive le Velo; Cat. 3) 30pts 2 Georgina Panchaud (Bianchi Dama; Cat. 1) 25pts 3 Ruth Summerford (Fusion RT-Veloperformance; Cat. 2) 21pts 4 Rebecca Johnson (Fusion RT-Veloperformance; Cat. 2) 17pts 5 Jessica Finney (OnForm; Cat. 2) 14pts 6 Jennifer Hudson (Fusion RT-Veloperformance; Cat. 2)…

Banbury Star RR

Round Four of the 2017 Women’s Team Series saw the riders heading to the Banbury Star Road Race for three laps of a fifteen mile course, each of which would require the riders to ascend the challenging Edge Hill. The race also marked the welcome return of Nikki Juniper (Team Ford EcoBoost) to competition following…

Gemma Sargent’s Banbury Star RR Report

2015’s Banbury Star Road Race was an early season highlight, with plenty of climbing including the three ascents of Knowle Hill adding up to a total height gain of 1,279m (194m more than an ascent of Snowdon) proving to be a tough test. The winner was Nikki Juniper, who was then with Giordana-Triton but is…

Banbury Star RR in pictures

The 72km Banbury Star took place in the rolling countryside of Oxfordshire on the 24th of May and, as part of the 2015 Women’s Team Series, attracted many of the top cyclists in Britain. However, the parcours includes the notorious Knowle climb, also known as Edge Hill and tough enough to be featured in Another 100 Greatest…