Taylor Barker (red) was first in all three of his category races to win Cat 5. Picture: JO TIDMAN.

SPEED SKATING: The outdoor season got off to a good start for Wisbech Inline SS at Tatem Park in Enfield.

The success of the day for the West Norfolk-based team was Taylor Barker, who won first place in all three of his category races to finish first overall in Cat 5.

British champion Arthur Buckler finished first overall in his Cat 4 event, as did newcomer Maxwell Webb in Cat 6.

In his age category race, Buckler lapped the field to finish first.

Second in their age category races were Leah Barker, James Eve, Warren Eve and Lucy McInerney with overall third places for Flynn McGurk (Cat 2) Lucy McInerney (Cat 3) and masters lady Jo Tidman.

The team were joined by Tiago Fougo, skating in the masters men’s category and youngest team member Kirby Barker, who finished all his races.

Some members of the team are travelling to Germany to take part in the Arena Geisingen International event, which makes up part of the European Speed Skating Cup.

The rest of the team will be training at their Walpole Highway base for a six-hour endurance race in Gravesend in May.