Saturday, 29 December 2012

2012 in numbers

2 Nomads stopped for a beer during the final Dave Gudgin of the season. Take a bow, Clive Collins and Nick Hickman.

2 minutes to spare for Jon Traynor and Nigel Wilson when they completed the 465 mile Raid Pyrenean in 99 hours and 58 minutes.

5:09 The time in minutes and seconds by which Michael Hutchinson beat the second placed rider on the Nomads Open 25.

6 free coaching sessions offered to local kids in November.

14 seconds The fastest Brompton unfold of the season from Nick Hickman.

28 centigrade Why did Summer 2012 occur on the day when 8 Nomads rode the Chiltern 100?

28.1 mph Ben Wilson’s average speed when completing the Yorkshire Velo 10 in 21:22 in August.

47 riders rode the Nomads TT course on Boxing Day.

49 riders competed in the Briercliffe 10 series in 2012. Thanks to all the timekeepers and pusher-offs who made it possible.

59:26 The fastest 25 completed by a Nomad this year. Well done Andy Herbert.

98 finishers in the Nomads sportive.

175.2 miles completed by John Harrison in the ECCA 12 hour race.

989 miles cycled by James Gomm from Lands End to John O’Groats in September.

20,914 page views of this blog so far this year!