VC Venta member Paul Double achieved an amazing Silver medal place at the 2019 RTTC National Hill Climb Championship in Devon on 27th October.

This most British of the CTT calendar followed Paul’s first season as a professional with Italian race team Team Colpack. He nearly didn’t make the start due to a last minute puncture in warming up, but a borrowed wheel got him tot he start gate on time.

He took 2nd place behind hill climb specialist Ed Laverack, with the only other time under 12 minutes with a time of 11 minutes 46 seconds, averaging 398 watts!

Read more about Paul’s achievement in his blog.

Watch Global Cycling Network’s video about the event.