Shrewsbury cycling grand prix hailed as a huge success

Thousands of people thronged the roads of Shrewsbury for the town centre’s first professional cycle race in 21 years, with hopes it will become an annual event.
With Olympic gold medallist Joanna Rowsell taking part, the Shrewsbury Grand Prix was no casual Sunday bike ride, with fierce competition in what is a nationally ranked race with […]

By |May 29th, 2014|Shropshire Star|0 Comments

Shrewsbury Grand Prix by Jon Derricott

Fantastic to see this happening in my home town! A very special day, starting with the brilliant idea of opening the course to everyone & anyone before the racing began. So many young & very young people were totally enthralled & inspired. Congratulations to all who made this happen!

By |May 28th, 2014|Cycle Shrewsbury|0 Comments

Olympic Gold Medallist Enters Shrewsbury Grand Prix

Olympic gold medallist and World Champion cyclist Joanna Rowsell MBE is to take part in the Shrewsbury Grand Prix later this month.

Olympic gold medallist Joanna Rowsell MBE will be taking part in this month’s Shrewsbury Grand Prix. The 25-year-old British team pursuit champion, whose parents live in the area, will take part in the ladies-only […]

By |May 12th, 2014|Press|0 Comments

Shrewsbury Cycle Grand Prix family activities

We’ve teamed up with Cycle Shrewsbury to offer some great family entertainment in the town centre during the run up to the races.

Come into Shrewsbury town centre from 2.30pm to enjoy:

·        Your chance to cycle around the race route! (3-3.45pm)
·        Extreme mountain bike skills stunt shows
·        Make your own artwork on the art bike
·        Bike […]

By |May 6th, 2014|Cycle Shrewsbury|0 Comments