Club members come together to celebrate awards evening
February 24, 2019
The Club’s Annual Dinner and Awards Evening was held on Friday, 22nd February 2019. The night was a celebration of the club's achievements over the past 12 months and gave special recognition to those working tirelessly behind the scenes.
Held at the Hilton Queensferry Crossing hotel, over 40 members & family enjoyed a 3-course meal, presentation of prizes and a quiz!
The award winners were as follows:
Fife Midweek Time Trial Series – Findlay Watt
Fastest Female 10mile TT – Angela Dixon
Struan Cup, Senior Club Championship – Andrew Stewart
Alex Temple Trophy, Fastest Veteran TT over 10 & 25 miles – Ken Thomson
Stephen Vaughan Trophy, Veteran TT on standard over 10, 25 & 50 miles – Andrew Stewart
Condie Cup, Club Road Race Champion – James Bell
Scottish CX Series - Vets 50+ - Brendan Roe
Scottish Cross Country Mountain Bike Series, Male Grand Veteran – Steve Nicholson
Newcomer of the Year (Women) – Roslyn Eckford
Newcomer of the Year (Men) – Murray Hogg
Most Improved Rider of the Year (Women) – Ruth Downie Most Improved Rider of the Year (Men) - Craig Cochrane Audax Rider of the Year – Ian Hull
Club Person of the Year 2018 Club Person of the Year is always one of the most anticipated awards of the evening. Chosen by club members it recognises someone who has gone above and beyond for the Club, either in their riding efforts or have helped the club function through volunteering or organisation.
This year the club had 4 such outstanding members namely; Alan Affleck, Neil Daly, Adrian Hay and Ross Thomson.
Club members voted and Neil was announced as Club Person of the Year for 2018. Neil has been pivotal in setting up the cycle hub, getting DCI funding as well as committing hours to coaching club members at the FCP and turbo sessions. The members have recognised Neil’s work and this award reinforces the recognition that Neil deserves.
Finally, a special award was made to Edwin Harrison, presenting him with honorary lifetime membership. Edwin and his wife Agnes were guests of the club and enjoyed chatting with members and Ed was very proud to accept the membership.