Simon Wilson wins Clayton Velo road race

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Simon Wilson wins Clayton Velo road race 2014

(Image credit: Andy Jones)

Simon Wilson’s last lap attack was enough to earn him victory in the Clayton Velo Spring Classic Handicap in Lancashire on Sunday.

The 33-year-old Burnley man, riding for Wheelbase-Altura this season, bided his time as the 54-mile race progressed and the groups began to merge, but once a leading group had got established he put the hammer down.

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