Lawless unstoppable in Elite Series

Chris Lawless powered to victory in the Sheffield Grand Prix, penultimate round of the British Cycling Elite Circuit Series, to boost his hopes of overall victory. The 20-year-old from Wigan was taking his third win in the Series, and boosting his reputation as a formidable sprinter following on from two previous wins in the Pearl…

Silver in U23 Road Race Championships

“Domestically we were by far the best.” John Herety showered praise on his nine man squad after aggressive rides in the 2016 British Road Race Championship. “They all rode so well.” 20 year-old, Chris Lawless finished 9th in the senior race and also took home a silver medal in the under 23 race. Tom Moses was…

JLT Condor fast men take aim for Rio

British Cycling and Team GB today announced that Ed Clancy, who suffered a near-career ending injury in the winter, will travel to Rio to ride in the Team Pursuit. Long standing member of the Men in Black, Ed Clancy, MBE along with team mate Alex Frame were both been long listed by their federations in the…

Championship is “wide open” says Herety

This weekends, 2016 National Championship is “wide open” claims John Herety. The former road champion and JLT Condor p/b Mavic manager says that this year’s race in Stockton-on-Tees won’t be dominated by Team Sky as it has been in the past. Herety and his rider, Kristian House were the last to win the championships before the…

Tour de Korea Race Wrap

This weekend saw the concluding stages of the Tour de Korea and despite a tough week of racing, JLT Condor p/b Mavic tried twice more to crack the pro-tour opposition and take a stage win. Race Recap Stage 1-6: Stages 1-5 saw mountains and bunch sprints a plenty with the team’s leader, Russell Downing taking…

High drama in Korea as Laverack shines

Welsh youngster, Ed Laverack moves into the top ten in Tour de Korea with two stages remaining, whilst Conor Dunne survives a tumble down the mountain side. Overnight, JLT Condor p/b Mavic completed stage six of eight in the 2016 Tour de Korea. The 195km stage crossed the Asan mountain range and was billed as…

Tour Series victory sealed

Last night in Portsmouth, riders from the men in black all but had to finish the race to be crowned victorious in the 2016 Tour Series, and they did, but not without animating the race first. “The series was anything but easy, despite our dominance in race wins. Five weeks of racing and late nights…

What I’ve learnt: Dean Downing

“I feel more tired as a manager, not a rider. There is so much more to think about.” Yorkshire born Dean Downing, 41, has proven himself as the ideal man to steer the ‘Men in Black’ through a fearsome five weeks of late nights and non-stop racing.  Brother of Russell Downing and one of Britains most…

Lawless lights up the Nocturne

Images: Chris Auld 19-year-old Chris Lawless again proved to himself as a hot sprint talent after taking victory in the MR PORTER London Nocturne on Saturday night. Lawless won the 10th anniversary race, originally set up by our founding sponsor Condor and clothing brand Rapha back in 1996. Beneath the shadow of the St. Pauls,…

Tour de Korea 2016 – Race Guide

Highlighted as one of the team’s favorite international races, the Tour de Korea returns on Sunday, 5th June with 8 stages of racing starting from Busan in the southeast before heading northward to the capital city, Seoul. The 2.1 ranked UCI Asia Tour will unfold over 1230km with nineteen teams from Pro Continental, Continental and…

Close but not quite – Lincoln GP

After an aggressive performance by JLT-Condor p/b Mavic, setting the pace from the front throughout the thirteen laps, Russ Downing looked poised to take a monumental fifth Lincoln GP victory on the final lap. However, after a valiant effort it wasn’t meant to be and Tom Stewart (Madison-Genesis) pipped him on the line taking his…

The Lincoln Grand Prix

The narrow streets and cobbled climb of Lincoln are set for a thrilling finale to the Motorpoint Spring Cup Series on Sunday, 15th with a return to the ever popular Lincoln GP circuit. The Circuit The 61st edition of the Lincoln GP will take on thirteen laps of the 13km circuit that has remained unchanged for…