October 2014

The 2014 Season Comes to a Close

Here is the final Midlands Rankings for 2014. Find out who is the rider of the year. See the detailed lists at http://rankings.midlanddc.org.uk/ Now amended to include tie-break points.

Some snippets from the CTT AGM 5th October 2014

The CTT AGM took place on 5th October and the Midlands VTTA was represented by Alan Colburn and Scott Westwood. Following the usual formalities of electing the committee etc, Alan presented the detail around the reasons for the VTTA Midlands submitting the proposal to make rear flashing lights mandatory in events. After a lively debate the proposal was accepted and will be taken forward to the national committee albeit with a slightly revised wording to include that the light should be working 'at the start of the event'.


VTTA MIDLANDS GROUP Annual Awards Lunch Sunday 18th January 2015

The lunch will take place on Sunday January 18 2015 at the Kings Court Hotel, Kings Coughton. B49 5QQ at 12.30. Guest speaker to be announced but please put the date in your diary and start looking forward to another exciting lunch with friends and fellow competitors. If I remember correctly the 'half a roast chicken' was very popular. You may even hear some more jokes from Jeff M and some cross toasting from Alan C.


VTTA Midlands Points Series – Results 2014 Sponsored by Echelon Cycles

Forty VTTA Midlands members rode the six events required to qualify for this season’s points competition – an encouraging number. The Committee have made some changes to the banding for prizes this year so that there are a similar number of riders in each of the four bands and the bands cover riders of all abilities.  Prizes are awarded to the first four riders in each category and these are as follows: