Club Open Hill Climb 2014

Full field – 70+ starters on the day – First ever U15 event – Great Women’s competition – ‘Big Mob’ on the hill – Huge club support – Tons of fun. 

That was the VC Walcot Open Hill Climb 2014……..

The Movers and Shakers on Claverton Hill (official times tbc tomorrow on CTT website)


  1. Ben Davis (BH Solidor WAM Youth)
  2. Charles Coleman (Felt-Colbournes-Hargroves RT)
  3. Matt Fratesi (Dream Cycling)

Women’s Overall

  1. Kate Baker (Uni of Bath CC)
  2. Julie Marazzi (Somer Valley CC)
  3. Victoria Ratcliffe (Somer Valley CC)

Team Event

  1. VC Walcot (Tavis Walker, Pete Giddings & James Coleman)

Vet 40

  1. Adrian Lawson (Cadence RT)

Fixed – Singlespeed

  1. Rob Borek (Bristol South CC)


  1. Morgan Curle (VC Walcot)

Junior 16-18

  1. Matt Fratesi (Dream Cycling

VC Walcot Shootout Awards

  • Hillclimbers Trophy – Tavis Walker
  • Clubrider HC Jersey – Justin Gage
  • Women – Helen Fenton

Thanks for all the support everybody. This event is nothing without the organisation of Jon Arnold and his ever patient wife Helen. To all the marshals on the day and ‘Chapeau’.

Special mention to Kalas Wear Ltd for the excellent winners’ jerseys, KREIScycling for his magic box of goodies/event support & poster/startline duties and Avon Valley Cyclery for supporting the event so well throughout September with their segment competition. 

Be there, next year 2pm first Sunday in October……