2015 East Anglian

Another great performance from the Panthers; clean sweep in the Under 10 with Archie, Noah and Charlie P doing the honours, Lewis and Jake coming 1st and 2nd in the Under 13 and Lewis getting 3rd in the Under 16.

Photos now available



2015 SE GP Finals

Lots of success for the Panthers today in the final round of the South East Grand Prix held at Ipswich.  Some exciting close racing, with John O having a really nasty fall, we wish him a speedy recovery.


Full results are available on Gary’s web site and the SE GP Finals Photos are now available.

Summer 2015 photos

Well what a year it has been for Panthers – brilliant performance in the British team competitions and our usual excellent results in the British and BJYL events.

At last sorted out some photos see links below

2015 BYJL National round 2 at a (very wet) Hethersett

2015 British Over 50s final, U13 qualifier and U10 finals

2015 British Over 40’s final

2015 British U13 Finals

2015 BYJL National round 4 at Wednesfield

2015 Suffolk Championships

2015 Junior / Senior South East League

Which featured one of the friendliest team races where an Ipswich rider was kindly giving useful advice on how best to block his path to Stacker :)

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BYJL National Round 1

Only a few Kesgrave riders made the long trip to Poole for the 1st round of the nationals.  We still secured a number of trophies Tommy Rope & Charlie Parr getting into the Under 8 A finals; Ollie Reynolds winning the Under 10; Lewis winning the Under 12 & Jake coming 3rd; Staker winning the U14 C final and Evan getting into the D final.  For such a small team a great haul of trophies.

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Photos from the event now available

Panthers in the press

A great match report Graham that is going into In Touch News, plus coverage in the Ipswich Star.

Kesgrave “Pedal Power” Panthers are celebrating as they are once again crowned the “British Under 10 team champions”. A title that they clearly did not want to relinquish! Retaining this for a record breaking 6th consecutive year. After chasing around the county in previous years to such places as Oxford, Poole, Wigan and Hull you might think it was time for the competition to be held a little closer to home? Unfortunately that was not the case – the Panthers contingent had to travel their furthest so far, this time down to Exeter. Not deterred by this in the slightest, and even with parents missing the motorway turn offs… the five youngsters set about their business of seeing off all before them, in the final, to take the title with a comfortable 50 points – having lead from heat six onwards.
Results: Kesgrave 50, Poole 43, Exeter 37, Ipswich 30.
Kesgrave Scorers: Oliver Reynolds 16, Jake Cazey 13, Daisy Steward 8, Archie Foote 8, Charlie Beeton 5.

The week before that, Kesgrave did hold a British Team Final – The Under 13’s, a competition that the club has previously managed to achieve third place in – no less than four times over the last six years. But this year, having four riders with experience of Under 10 glory, their was a real sense of team spirit and determination in the home camp. However during the first half things were not going to plan and with two exclusions, the Panthers found themselves with a mountain to climb, being eight points behind leaders Ipswich. A much needed team talk took place to help calm and focus the riders and with the well timed use of tactical reserve, Lewis Brinkhoff, the second half was nothing short of perfection. The home side reeled off win after win, not dropping a single point. Securing their first ever “British Under 13 team championship title”.
Results: Kesgrave 68, Ipswich 64, Sheffield 52, Poole 50, Exeter 39, Great Blakenham 25.
Kesgrave Scorers: Lewis Brinkhoff 20, Oliver Wright 16, Jake Vincent 14, Zac Casey 11, Alfie Steward 7.


Six years the U10 British club champs

The titles keep flowing, well done to all the Panthers who took the very long trip to Exeter to retain OUR title (I thought usually if you win a championship 3 years you kept the Trophey!)

U13 Team British Champions

After some very close racing the Panthers secured victory at their home ground and can now add the U13 title to their U10.  Great team performance, a bit worried at half time, not sure what Paul said to the team but they dominated the second half – not even dropping a single point! EOS 7D-104-7018-web Well done to Jake Vincent, Paul Brinkholf (coach), Lewis Brinkholf, Alfie Stewart, Ollie Wright and Zak Cazey.

Full set of photos now available

Training starts again on Monday 9th March 2015

A reminder of the training days/times as per below :

Monday – 6.15 to 7 ish – Under 8 riders & new riders.
Monday – 7 to 8 – Under 10 riders (and those invited from the earlier session plus those who can not make a tuesday night)

Tuesday – 6.15 to 7.30 – Under 16`s (plus those invited from a monday evening or can not make a monday evening).
Tuesday – 7.30 to 8.30 – Seniors (this means those who ride regualrly in either our Divison 1 or Divison 2 teams plus other riders by invite)

We do try to be flexible with the groups and encourage riders on occasions to overlap two groups if it helps with their growth & tuition,

Parents are also reminded that they can not leave their kids unattended at the track as our trainers can not take responsibility for them. (if you need to leave the track area please ensure that another parent is willing to take responsibility)

2014 Presentation Night

A brilliant night to celebrate the year’s success.  Not only retaining the British Young and Junior title, retaining the Under 10 team National title (for the 5th time) but also adding the British Veterans Team title.  The list of awards ran to four A4 pages, at this rate we will have to extend the presentation time slot :)

046-EOS 7D-104-4651Pictures from the night are now available.

More success for Panthers in local competitions

Just posted some photos from the conclusion of various local competitions including:

South East Grand Prix Series 2014 (click link for results, the photo for gallery)


Suffolk Grand Prix Series 2014 (click link for results, the photo for gallery)

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East Anglian individual competition 2014 (click photo for gallery)

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