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New Riders for TS Racing – OTR

Thursday 10th November 2016

by Dan Smith

We are pleased to welcome Martin Brearey and Ian Cowen to the team for the 2017 season. Both riders are already fitting in well and will be joining us on our winter Saturday rides and also attending the team training camp in Majorca in February. With the benefit of increased strength in numbers, we will be […]

Lincoln GP

Sunday 12th May 2013

by Dan Smith

Well done to Rob Carter who continued his run of good form today in the Lincoln GP. Rob finished 39th from approximately 160 starters all from the country’s best professional and top amateur teams. Next target for Rob will be the North East Region Road Race Championship next Sunday.

Win Number 1 For Velo29 Elite Racing Team

Sunday 29th January 2012

by Dan Smith

Jack Rees Opens The Season’s Tally ! Velo29 Elite Team Rider Jack Rees comfortably sprinted to victory at Croft this weekend in the Velo29 Winter Series, a great start to the team’s season! Jack sprinted home with a huge gap, arms in the air in a sweet victory for Velo29. The race went as planned […]

Rider Interview – Anthony Moye

Wednesday 11th January 2012

by Dan Smith

We took the chance to catch up with new Elite Team member Anthony Moye over a coffee. Anthony joined Velo29 Team to strengthen the Premier Calendar squad. The interview went as follows; So, you’ve joined Velo29 for the 2012 season, what was it that brought you to the Team?  Riding on my own in the […]

Velo29 Online Retail Sponsorship Agreed for 4th Year

Sunday 11th December 2011

by Dan Smith

North East based Internet Cycle Retailer have confirmed thier Sponsorship with the Velo29 Elite Racing Team for a 4th Year.   Velo29 have been title Sponsor and majority backer since the teams conception back in 2009. This new 1 year deal comes at a time many big names are pulling out of the Sport. […]

Velo29 Elite Racing Team Sign Top North East Rider Matt Kipling

Saturday 26th November 2011

by Dan Smith

The North East’s Velo29 cycling team sign North East Elite, Matt Kipling from Raleigh for 2012. Formally of Team Raleigh and earlier Pinarello, Matt joins Velo29 as the Team Leader for the 2012 road season. “This is a huge signing for the Northern Team and a massive step towards their long term goal off success […]


Monday 28th February 2011

by Dan Smith

The last 4 months have been the most significant times since August 2009 when Velo29 was conceived. When Dan and I started the retail side of the organisation, it rapidly became apparent we had a desire to promote events and have what would one day be a racing team that fitted with our own believes. […]

4th Event added to the Velo29 Winter Series

Wednesday 9th February 2011

by Dan Smith

Due to popular demand, we hae added a 4th event to the Winter Series. Format will be the same as the other 3 races, 11:30 Go-Race/ 4th Cat, 8 laps. 12:30 E/1/2/3/4 Handicapped 15 laps. £15.00 The venue will be Croft and the race will take place on Saturday 5th March. Many of the “hitters” […]

12th February race cancelled

Wednesday 12th January 2011

by Dan Smith

Unfortunately we have had to cancel the 12th February round of the winter series. The circuit now has to have a quiet weekend once a month so as not to upset local residents… I think this was originally in relation to the motor events but has unfortunately filtered through to cycling events too. All […]

New Premier Calendar Team for 2011

Sunday 28th November 2010

by Dan Smith

Story posted November 25, 2010 on British Cycling Website | Team Press Release North East based racing Team Velo29 have put together a new Premier Calendar Squad for the 2011 season. Velo29, sponsored by online bike store have been around for a few seasons and are now ready to move into the top echelons […]

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