We had a good turn out for the 80km race today with 18 starters. The scratch bunch came through the field and Richard Olliver won the sprint to take first place and fastest time. Richard was also 1st 35–54 vet man. Andrew Bidwell was 1st Senior man, Gerard van Antwerpen was first 55+ vet man and Beth Morgan was 1st women.
In the Junior Race Cooper Johnson rode through the field from scratch and took first place and fastest time from Paige Horne who rode off 10 minutes along with Sophie Anderson.
|Marlborough Open 80km Champs|
|Craig Harper||10 min||2:09:13||3rd|
|Gerard van Antwerpen||10 min||2:09:45||4th|
|Paul Johnson||16 min||2:16:15||5th|
|Stephen Rooney||16 min||2:17:59||6th|
|Dylan Hodson||16 min||2:18:00||7th|
|Merrick Thompson||16 min||2:18:38||8th|
|Sandy O’Connell||16 min||2:18:38||9th|
|Ian Henderson||16 min||2:21:50||10th|
|Beth Morgan||30 min||2:35:50||11th|
|Marlborough Junior 40km Champs|
|Paige Horne||10 min||1:13:10||2nd|
|Sophie Anderson||10 min||DNF|