Graeme has sent word of a further opportunity to ride at Manchester. He says: “I have managed to secure a cancellation at Manchester on Saturday 25th 3pm to 5pm if you could advertise to your club 8 places maybe more. Good road riders minimum age 14. Two groups will be entertaining and enjoyable.” Let me [...]
A group of Heanor seniors and friends spent Saturday evening at the National Cycling Centre – Manchester Velodrome. The session was organised by Ian Webster and coached by Graeme Waters – thanks Ian and Graeme!
The 24th March will be the last of the EIS “velodrome” sessions … today is the last day to get names in to me! At the moment I have Josh G, Taylor, Adam, Ben, Sam, Jack and Carter … Entries closed! These EIS sessions are the perfect introduction to the skill and practice of track [...]
Matlock CC’s Richard Thoday has sent details of BSCA (British Schools Cycling Association) regional events: 2013 East Midlands BSCA Championships Event Date Closing date Venue Time Time trial April 7th 26/03/13 Darely Moor, Ashbourne 09.00 Circuit race April 7th 26/03/13 Darely Moor, Ashbourne 14:00 Rollers June 2nd 21/05/13 Rowsley Village Hall, Matlock 10:00 Grass track [...]
Well! What a night … The youngsters we really pushing themselves this evening with many of them managing one or no handed on the rollers!
Back by popular demand Based on the success of the last trip I have reserved a two hour Club Session on Saturday 20th April 2013 from 6.00pm to 8.00pm. Same format as last time, 2hr session with a velodrome coach and suitable for both novice and experienced trackies. Cost wise, with a minimum of 16, it [...]
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 [...]
Josh, Sam, my friend Mike and myself joined members of the Notts Police and club riders from various Notts clubs including Retford and District Wheelers and Mapperley CC for a track session at the National Cycling Centre.
Rollers, a Madison and birthday cake! Some fantastic efforts tonight from our youngsters …
The early 2013 Cluster Session dates have been released:
Last night it was the turn of the seniors to go play on the magic boards of Manchester velodrome! The group made up of riders from novice through to experienced racers enjoyed an evening of riding and coached activities, including a flying 250 time trial!
The next Cluster session is fast approaching! On Sunday 11th November the East Midlands cluster have spaces to ride at Manchester velodrome.
21st October – East Midlands Track Accreditation Session 1 4th November – Go-ride Track Cup 11th November – Cluster Session – administered by Matlock CC
There have been a couple of exciting developments with the Cluster Session format. The rolling cluster programme with now include options for: Track Accreditation Twice a year the cluster rotations shall include a National Cycling Centre (NCC – aka Manchester Velodrome) Accreditation session. The criteria listed below describes the assessment criteria that young people need [...]
The following Newsletter has been circulated today, however if it didn’t reach you then here you go! Riding There are lots of opportunities to ride and learn riding skills
Following on from the success of the Go-ride Cluster sessions, and previous successful EIS sessions, there are to be further dates through this autumn and winter. All Sundays between 3 and 5pm, dates: