John Tanner wins Out of the Saddle road race

John Tanner, Sheffrec CC spring road race 2012

While the current day elite riders were battling it out at the Tour of the Reservoir Premier Calendar race in Northumberland, a five-time winner of the series was busy proving that age is no barrier to success.

Commonwealth Games rider John Tanner (Strategic Lions) secured victory in the Out of the Saddle Road Race in South Yorkshire at the tender age of 45.

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