Conditions were threatening but fortunately weather remained clear for Mountain Bikers at the first twilight Mountain Bike race of 2017 at Rydal.
Snooker players need wait no longer for the Terry Longdon Memorial Trophy competition, with the first round for 2017 taking place on Tuesday January 17.
Les Taylor Cullen Bullen Raceway will be the place to be on Saturday January 21.
The latest Sporting Year in Review takes a look at March 2016.
2017 is set to be a big year for the Lithgow Bears who will be celebrating the 35th birthday of the club.