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St Ives Cycling Club rider Mark Thomson travelled to Scotland to compete in the Dundee Caird Park cyclo-cross race. The tough race involved descending 50 metres of wet, cobbled steps and a slog across soggy grass. Thomson finished in a creditable fifth p

St Ives Cycling Club rider Mark Thomson travelled to Scotland to compete in the Dundee Caird Park cyclo-cross race.

The tough race involved descending 50 metres of wet, cobbled steps and a slog across soggy grass. Thomson finished in a creditable fifth position, forsaking fourth place by running down a final flight of steps when the chasing rider opted not to.