Monthly Archives: May 2014

Two wins in a week: Team Raleigh win in Edinburgh

Team Raleigh made it two wins from two in Week Three of The Pearl Izumi Tour Series, as the team based Series made its first appearance in Edinburgh. NFTO’s Jon Mould took the solo victory, but Team Raleigh did enough … Continue reading

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Raleigh return to the podium with Tour Series Durham victory

At the same venue as their last Tour Series team victory, Raleigh returned to the top step of the podium after an impressive Durham showing. Coming into the last lap around cobbled streets it was the NFTO and Rapha riders … Continue reading

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Boulo 2nd in Nottingham’s Milk Race

In an incident packed race it was former Team Raleigh rider Graham Briggs who overhauled a solo attempt by Matthieu Boulo to claim victory on the twisting Nottingham circuit. The early part of the race was marred by crashes, one … Continue reading

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Tour Series Round 4: Aberystwyth – 7th place for Yanto

In a race that started in a torrential downpour, the field split up early on around Aberystwyth’s technical circuit, with a group of thirteen riders, containing Team Raleigh’s Yanto Barker, splitting early from the main bunch. As the rest of … Continue reading

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Birchover Hotel Apartments sponsor the iconic Raleigh professional cycling team

Birchover Hotel Apartments have become a sponsor and ‘Official Hotel Partner’ of Team Raleigh professional cycling team. Team Raleigh won the 1980 Tour de France and, with a return to their iconic 1970s and 80s team kit, the re-born team … Continue reading

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Evan Oliphant crowned Scottish National Champion

Team Raleigh’s Evan Oliphant won the Scottish National Championships in Aberdeenshire on Sunday 18th May. As reported on Velo UK and Edinburgh News, 32 year old Oliphant turned on the style to win the Scottish National Championships. The Men’s Championship … Continue reading

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Tour Series Round 2: Team 3rd in Barrow

Large crowds packed Barrow town centre circuit for the first visit of the Tour Series lining the home straight and filling out all of the corners, on what proved to be a popular, and fast, circuit with an average speed … Continue reading

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