Here’s a gallery of images taken by Jim Evans – Aimee’s dad – at one of the May Go-ride evenings at Aldercar school.
CYCLE LIVE FESTIVAL NOTTINGHAM Victoria Embankment -Nottingham Saturday 22nd June 2013 Racing starts at 9.30 am ROAD RACES AND MTB RACES U10/U12/U14/U16 Registration 9.00am NO ENTRY FEE For more information contact : Steve Crosland East Midlands Go-ride Coach Mobile : 07793844650 E-mail: email@example.com
Forme’s Junior RT rider obtains Cat.1 racing licence just 12 weeks into the season Eleven days before his 17th birthday, Heanor Clarion and Forme’s first year junior James Shaw obtains his senior Category 1 racing licence. Having started the season as a Cat. 2, based on his performance as a Youth A rider, it took just [...]
On Wednesday 19th June the youngster’s Go-ride session will be on grass … you may wish to consider your tyre choice!
Now that summer is here … or is it?! From 3rd April we move to our summer programme for Go-ride activities and Senior rides. You can see full details in our Events section, but in short we run from 7 to 8:30pm, youngsters Go-ride in the Aldercar Sixth form car park (until we move to the [...]
All indoors tomorrow night folks … Geoff’s away to Ana is stepping up to coach the roller/turbo session. The kettle will be back in action … see you there! Seems likely that we’ll be back out side for “Summer” from 3rd April.
This Wednesday Go-ride session for youngsters will be inside on the rollers due to the extreme cold snap at present. Usual time bring your bike and rollers for skills practise. Geoff Giddings
A group of Heanor Clarion youngsters braved near Arctic conditions at Darley Moor last Saturday to start their circuit race season. Young Tom Wilkinson missed out on first place in the under 12 category by the width of a tyre after an epic sprint against Derby Mercury’s Josh. The considerable efforts of Josh, Carter, Josh and Taylor were also a [...]
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 [...]
Just a reminder that there is no Go Ride training this Saturday 9th March as most of the young club members will be racing at Darley Moor. Go-ride training resume Wednesday evening 7.00pm Aldercar School as usual, bring some warm clothes. Geoff Giddings
Reminder of start times for those who are riding 10.00 – 3/4 cats 12.00 – U12/U10/U8 12.30 – U14/U16 13.15 – E/1/2/3 cats Make sure you are there at least 1 HOUR before the start to sign on and for the youth riders get your gears checked Were planning a Heanor Clarion area so park [...]
British Cycling’s Dean Hughes has sent details of Go-ride activities running alongside the BC MTB Cross-Country series. British Cycling is staging action-packed Go-Ride Racing events at every round of the British Mountain Bike Series 2013: Sherwood Pines, Nottinghamshire – 24 March Wheal Maid Valley, Redruth, Cornwall – 28 April Hopton Woods, Shropshire – 2 June Margam Park, [...]
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 [...]
Go Ride training for our Youth riders continues this week with an outdoor session wednesday and another session on saturday Wednesday – Aldercar usual time on grass area we have used before, bring bike with off road tyres, helmet, warm clothes and a drink/snack Saturday – Shipley Park visitor centre car park – Time 10am [...]
Geoff is hoping to run an outdoor off-road training session this Wednesday as long as it doesn’t snow, so wrap up!!! I have been told that these sessions are part of Geoff’s coaching course, but I believe that the seniors are embarrassed by the youngsters superior roller skills and want them to go back outside as [...]
In an attempt to show that I am not biased towards road racing (which I am ), I am posting some details on local and local-ish Mountain Bike events. There are a couple of local mountain bike events on the horizan which may be of interest to our members. All of these events feature adult [...]