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

 

Recreational Awards

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.