Matt Bottrill takes British 10-mile time trial title with new record

Matt Bottrill breaks championship record with second-fastest British 10-mile time ever

Matt Bottrill, National 10-mile time trial

(Image credit: Andy Jones 2014)

Domestic time trialling’s man of the year, Matt Bottrill ( added the RTTC national 10-mile championship to his 25 and 50-mile titles in a festival of speed on the V718/1 course in East Yorkshire.

Bottrill clocked 17-40, the second-fastest time on record behind Alex Dowsett’s 17-20 from earlier this year and a championship record, to win Sunday afternoon’s event on the South Cave course by just two seconds from former junior champion Ryan Mullen (An Post-Chain Reaction-Sean Kelly).

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Snowdon Sports is a long-established independent sports news agency, which supplies editorial to a range of media outlets - such as Cycling Weekly - as well as sports governing bodies. Snowdon Sports often covers results at Cycling Time Trials events in the UK and has long been a source of information and imagery to Cycling Weekly.