Simon RichardsonMBE

Palmares

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Results for 2009

  • Australian track nationals I won the 1K and 3K
  • French 3 day stage race in Barritz 24th, 25th and 26th April
  • Day 1 I won the stage and was in yellow
  • Day 2 I got 2nd in the Time Trial
  • Day 3 I got 3rd
  • Overall I was second by 20sec
  • Spanish race in Vitoria 28th April I was 2nd
  • Spanish Race in San Sebastian 29th April I was 1st
  • Spanish 4 stage race in Bilbao 1st, 2nd and 3rd May
  • Day 1 I was 4th
  • Day 2 I was 1st in morning and 1st in afternoon
  • Day 3 I was 2nd in sprint
  • Overall I was 3rd
  • Switzerland Road and Time Trial 7th in Road Race and 2nd in Time Trial
  • Rudy Project 1 I was 1st
  • Rudy Project 2 I was 1st
  • Rudy Project 3 DNS was away
  • Rudy Project 4 I was 1st
  • Rudy Project 5 I was 1st
  • Rudy Project 6 I was 1st
  • Rudy Project 7
  • Rudy Project 8
  • I have won the Rudy Project again this year that is 3 years in a row
  • This year I have completed the Tour of the Vikings in Norway which was 818k over 7 days. Each day was climbing massive climbs. The longest day was 7 hours in the saddle.
  • This years World Road Championships I came 4th in the Time Trial and I tore my calf in the Road Race so had to pull out. The result was good as I was moved to a harder disabled class 3 weeks before.

Results 2008

  • panish crit 3rd. May 2nd
  • Raced for the British disabled team in Bilbao stage race 2nd overall. May 3rd-5th
  • I have won the Rudy Projects TT series
  • I have won the disabled BAR
  • Able body World Track Championships were I did a 1.18.86 for the 1k which was a new national record. New PB by 3 seconds
  • Manchester Paralympic world cup I did a 3.58.562 for 3k which was a new national record and I took 10seconds off my PB and only 2 seconds short of the world record. In 1k I did a 1.17.774 which was a new world best time by 1 second and national record
  • Disabled Grand Prix of Wales 12th May I won my disability class
  • Able body Time Trial were I finish top 30 or higher normally no more than 3 minutes down on the winning able body riders
  • Race in Spain 5/6 of July I finished second just behind a Spanish rider
  • Paralympic 2008
  • 1k I set a new world record of 1min14.936sec which was 4 sec faster than the old world record which got me Gold
  • 3k I set a new world record of 3min48.17 which was 8 sec faster than the old world record which got me Gold
  • In the TT I got Silver and lost gold by 23sec
  • In the road race I was riding for my team mate and got him Gold

Race history 2006/2007

  • Raced for the British disabled team in Bilbao stage race 5th overall.
  • Raced in the disabled European cup top 10 finishes in all races.
  • Raced in the disabled world. championships. 9th in 1k, 8th in 3k and 5th in time trial.
  • 2 national records in the 1k and 3k.
  • 1st in the Rudy project national time trial series 2007.
  • 1stthe disabled Best All Rounder 2007
  • Two 3rd in the disabled track 2007
  • A top 20 in able body stage race.
  • 2nd in able body circuit race.
  • 2nd National disabled Road race 2006
  • 2nd national Rudy Project series 2006
  • 2nd Disabled Best All Rounder 2006