Our younger road racers might be interested to learn that the 3rd race in the PedalPushers League series at Barkston Heath, Grantham will incorporate the East Midlands Regaional Youth Championships. For further details click here.
Results have been published for the first Darley Moor race. Click Here. Highlights : Tom Wilkinson 2nd place U12 Boy Josh Giddings 2nd place U10 Boy Will Perrett 8th place in the Elite Race Well done to everyone who race on that day!!!
Two more dates have been added to the British Cycling calander for the PedalPushers league: 1st June – Barkston Heath, near Grantham 4th August – Yarborough, Lincoln These races cover all Youth Categories (A,B,C,D and E). There are also Senior races for men and women but these seem to vary from one meeting to another so click on [...]
Outdoors Go-ride session outdoors usual time all welcome! Indoors NO ROLLERS Before session starts For those riders competing at Darley Moor we will carry out a gear check to ensure you have the correct gear set up before race day (Geoff/Simon to carry out). There will also be a 10 minute briefing from Geoff on [...]
We are now but a week away from the first of the local closed circuit road races at Darley Moor, Ashbourne. I would very much like to know which of our elite set of mini-road racers are going to be riding so that I can keep an eye out for them, help, cheer them on and [...]
At the AGM we discussed a senior training night to focus on road skills this was suggested as an alternative night to wednesday Suggestion; (when clocks change) Tuesday evening – Heanor chain gang for club members, where we can pick a circuit and focus on honing road race skills for all This should be better [...]
The first two dates for the Pedal Pushers league have appeared on British Cycling. These meetings feature closed circuit road racing for adults and youths (u8s upwards). Race 1 : Barkston Heath near Grantham (1 April 2013) Race 2 : Newark (27 Atpril 2013) More meetings are likely to be added. The Pedal Pushers [...]
The dates for the race meetings at Mallory Park have appeared on the British Cycling East Midlands website. Youths – Tuesday nights from 9th April to 30th July inclusive Senior 2/3 categories – Tuesday nights from 16th April to 30th July Inclusive Women 2/3/4 categories – Thursday nights from 18th April to 1st August inclusive [...]
As if by magic … in my Inbox this week! Derby Mercury have organised a senior road race training event (17th Feb) and are inviting others … Ages – Junior (u18) category and older
Dates have been announced on the British Cycling (Yorkshire) site for this season’s White Rose Youth League. This is a well-established league which was founded in 2006 and focuses on Youth Closed Circuit Races for Cat A (u16s), B (u14s), C (u12s), D (u10s), E (u8s) riders. There are two separate leagues, one based in [...]
Road Race Coaching for East Midlands Cluster club riders Darley Moor race circuit – near Ashbourne, Derbyshire
I have received a list of dates covering the various race events which are hosted by Scunthorpe Poly CC. These events include track racing (senior and youth riders) and closed circuit road races (senior and youth riders). The track league is based in Scunthorpe and the closed circuit races are held at Blyton Park which [...]
Dates have been released for the Darley Moor races. These races are Closed Circuit (traffic free) road races. The races at these events cover Adult and Youth categories so they cater for everyone from the under 8 rider all the way up to the adult category 1 racer.
As seen in the Derby Evening Telegraph, but referring to club junior James Shaw’s race back in August in his Forme RT colours: “RISING star James Shaw has enjoyed a successful stint racing on the road in Belgium. The 16-year-old from Heanor, who rides for the Derby-based Forme Bikes outfit, went straight from school at [...]
The East Midlands Road Race Series opens this weekend: 21 July – EMEG Road Race Series, Lincolnshire Round 3/4 cat - Witham St. Hughs, Lincolnshire
25 – 27 July – Off road skills & racing - Shipley Country Park 2 – 3 August - Road skills & racing – Yarborough, Lincoln 13 August – Road skills & racing - Darley Moor, Ashbourne 15 – 17 August – Off road skills & racing – Shipley Country Park 16 August - Road skills & racing – [...]