Three Peaks Cyclocross Blog

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Category: Retro

1978 3 Peaks cyclo-cross report by John North

The legend John North, who was also the chair of the FRA (Fell Runners Association) back then aside from being…

1988 3 Peaks Cyclocross results

Some more uncovered via Facebook. It has its uses, I suppose. Tim Gould, winner, Nick & Ian Craig won the…

1979 3 Peaks report from Cycling Weekly

Another one nabbed from the archive of Barry Davies. This report’s a gem and a lovely description of the battle-royale…

Event Program: 3 Peaks Cyclocross 1981

Another programme has reared its head – from the garage of legend Barry Davies. The 21st event in 1981 came…

Three Peaks Cyclo-Cross – Rouleur Magazine

Rouleur magazine’s Claire Reed put together a nice piece here in advance of this year’s race. Some nice moments relating…

Event Program: 3 Peaks Cyclocross 1985

In the final of this mini series of old scanned brochures, the 1985 event program – the 25th anniversary race…

Event Program: 3 Peaks Cyclocross 1983

Following on from the 1979 and 1982 programs, the third offering from 3 time winner Barry Davies’ archives. See the…

Event Program: 3 Peaks Cyclocross 1982

The second in a series of little gems in the run up to this year’s race. 3 time winner Barry…

Event Program: 3 Peaks Cyclocross 1979

First in a series of little gems in the run up to this year’s race. 3 time winner Barry Davies…

1989 3 Peaks Cyclocross resul

This one popped up in Facebook – the first page (the first 62 riders) in the 1989 event Apologies for…

Retro: 1968 race / International Cycle Sport magazine report / pics

Barry Davies sent in a great article on the 1968 race from International Cycle Sport magazine. As he realised he…

Result of the 14th Annual 3 Peaks Cyclocross, 1974

1974 winner and UK ‘cross legend Barry Davies dug this one out of his garage and sent me it. 41…

An interview in the Gloucestershire Echo, September 1999 “It’s not down to luck but it helps not to be unlucky”

I found this in a box in the loft. When I lived in Cheltenham for a few years I was…

1982 results

Full 1982 result below – courtesy of the good ol’ Facebook – Andy Holden posted it Click on it to…

Precious vintage results – 1991 and 1992 full results

These things are like gold dust – so MANY HUGE thanks to Tim Evans who has kindly taken the time…

Jamie Burrow recalls a bleak 1994 ‘peaks

Jamie Burrow – former U23 ‘cross champion and UCI U23 road star now works for Planet X Bikes, and launching…

Barry auditions for The Sweeney? No – it’s just the 70s. Exclusive pics from Barry Davies

To end the calendar year, a retro picture special.  These photos were sent by 3 Peaks and general cyclocross icon…

Barry Davies – Part 2 of retro pics

Further to yesterday’s post, Barry’s been adding more retro images to his Facebook page 1979 1980 on Penyghent Ron Kitching…

You are Gould (…Gould) Always believe in your soul.

The word legend is banded about with a little too much ease these days.  WHo am I to buck the…

History and roots article in upcoming issue of ‘Rouleur’

In a great extract from the upcoming issue 34 of Rouleur Magazine, Claire Read has prepared what promises to be…

1995 Results and report

I was digging through the loft the other day for some stuff for the race I organise and came across…

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