Calum Brown and Rebecca Richardson win Monsal Hill Climb 2019

Former pro Russ Downing rode the event in what was his final ever race

Calum Brown at Monsal Hill Climb 2019

Callum Brown and Rebecca Richardson were victorious in the Monsal Hill Climb 2019 event, sealing their wins in the 89th edition of the race on a sunny day in the Peak District.

Brown defended his title, having won in 2018, by posting the fastest time of 1-16, beating both Andy Nichols (B38/Cycles In Motion) and Adam Kenway (Vitus Pro Cycling) who finished in joint second on the same time of 1-17.4.

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