Oxford University research student Dave McGaw sped to victory in the Andover Wheelers ten-mile time trial on a fast course.

McGaw took advantage of near-perfect conditions to come out on top of a field of 250 riders with a personal best time of 19 mins 2secs.

Ex-RAF officer Wendy Houvenhagel set a new women's record of 19.50.

She is the first woman to average over 30mph in a time trial.

Other local riders times: M Jones (Oxford City) 21.27, D Gardias (Oxford City) 21.30, P Oliver (Oxonian CC) 21.32, A Alcock (Didcot Phoenix) 21.39, S Luck (Didcot Phoenix) 21.45, J Bourton (Bicester Millennium CC) 21.41, M Jonson (Oxford City), 22.36, K Williams (Oxford City) 24.10, C Hart (Oxonian) 26.27.

OXONIAN'S Dave Free recorded a time of 31.05 in the Birmingham and Midlands Veterans' ten-mile time trial on a course near Alcester.

Former Oxford City rider John French, 54, clocked 22.40 riding a fixed wheel machine.