The 2011-12 cyclo-cross national trophy series finished in Shrewsbury on Sunday. In the U16 boys category James Shaw finished in 4th place. James finished the overall series in 5th position. Jess Willett finished in 6th place, making her overall series finish 4th place.
Applications are now open for the Road National School of Racing to be held at Mallory Park on Thursday 16 February 2012. There is lots more information on the British Cycling website - including how to apply.
Following interest at the AGM I have provisionally booked a 1 hour Club Taster Session at Manchester on Saturday 25th February at 6.00 – 7.00pm. The session is for a maximum of 16 riders, suitable for novice, non-accredited, and experienced track riders. Minimum age 12+ Costs will be £10.30 per head if 16 riders attend – [...]
This Wednesday (4th January 2012) there will be no roller/turbo session at Aldercar. Instead we’re joining the guys from Sherwood Pines for a Rider Development workshop at Forest Town Welfare. All are welcome – the workshop is primarily, but not exclusively, aimed at young (Youth A and B) riders and will deal with training and [...]
A terrific turn out for today’s Christmas ride – decent weather, great company and lots of mud!!
Sunday 20th November 2011 saw a bunch of Heanor Clarion youngsters join the East Midlands cluster for 3 hours of fun on and off the track. The track time allowed youngsters to practice and develop their skills, whilst off track workshops taught them about the importance of warming up, kit bags and ukuleles … you [...]
It’s back! the 2012 cycle jumble is scheduled for 3 March 2012 – 10am to 1pm. West Park Leisure Centre Wilsthorpe Road, Long Eaton, Nottingham NG10 4AA Free parking
The first three points from the recent meeting went: Local venue for roller sessions Invite Senior session to follow Develop Wed night into more of club night So, from this Wednesday (until the clocks change back) we have a roller session 7-9pm at Aldercar Community Language College! You can get lots more information in the Events [...]
As part of the East Midlands cluster of Go-ride clubs we have 8 places available at a Manchester Velodrome session (deadline for “entry” is 16 November): Session date: 20th November 2011 12-3pm Eligible riders: between 10 and 16 years The cost is £12 per rider payable on the day. If you’d like to know more [...]
You are invited to attend an open meeting to be held at Shipley Parish Room, The Field, Shipley, on Monday 7th November 7.45 – 9.45pm. We have not had a meeting for some time due to several reasons which I will not go into detail here but it is clear that we need to bring [...]
Copied from Graeme’s post on Veloriders: “Every body is welcome to attend the Forest Town Welfare at the Sherwood Room for some friendly roller training and timed events. This starts at about 7pm on the Friday evening, it is a free evening and you can use a geared bike although youth gear restrictions will apply. [...]
Next Monday and Tuesday (first two days of half term) Dean Hughes of British Cycling will be running a two day coaching programme in Shipley Park. Type of session: Go-Ride, MTB/Cyclo-cross Skill and Racing. Age range – 8yrs – 16yrs. All abilities welcome. FREE bike and helmet hire available on request. Please bring packed lunch. [...]
Yesterday’s time trial brought near perfect conditions – warm (some said hot!) and relatively still. Many riders posted personal best rides. No Name Club Time 55 Carl Miller Warrington RoadClub 0.54.11 25 Nick Riding WarringtonTri 0.54.50 99 Jeremy Hargrave Spalding CC 0.55.03 111 Neil Taylor Coalville Wheelers 0.55.47 96 Alan Chorley Seamons CC 0.56.00 12 [...]
Here’s the Start list for this year’s 10 mile TT. Still time to volunteer for marshalling duties … contact John Gott on 01773 769781.
East Midlands Holiday Coaching Programme Programme: Go-Ride Mountain Bike/Cyclo Cross Skills and Racing Age Range: 8yrs to 16yrs – All abilities welcome Dates: 30th August – 2nd September 2011 FREE BC replica Jersey for all that attend all 4 Days! Times: 10:00 to 15:00 Location: Shipley Country Park (Visitors Centre car park) Slack Lane, Heanor, DE75 7GX Cost: [...]
The British Schools Cycling Association East Midlands region Hard Track and Roller Competitions take place this weekend at Forest Town Track. This event is entry on the line. The event organiser is Graeme Waters – Telephone: 01777 248 890. View the BSCA website.