Preston Park Youth Cycle Club

Welcome to Preston Park Youth Cycle Club

We provide fun, skills and competitive cycling activities with fully qualified coaches at Preston Park Cycle Track and believe that cycling contributes strongly to a sustainable lifestyle. Our club caters for members aged 8 to 18 years, though we have some older and younger members.  We meet between March and October, typically at Preston Park Cycle Track, every Saturday…
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Outer Ring tomorrow – Sat 23rd June

We will be continuing with the theme of track sprinting, starts and tactics with some Team Sprints as well. Arrive early to set up your bike so that we can start on time.

Youth A [Under 16s] and Adult Racing at Hove Park Tonight

The first of 3 races, promoted by the Brighton Mitre, start at Hove Park tonight. Further details below and on the British Cycling website.   Event Overview Brighton Mitre series of evening crit races at Hove Park is back for 2018. Slightly later in the season this year to allow for a large number of…
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‘Impressive wing span’ for PPYCC riders on the road

Coaching Volunteers at PPYCC are immensely proud to see the Club’s members, Jojo Martin, Josh Ballinger and Lukas Nerurkar post the fastest individual 10 Mile Time Trial time [Jojo, with 21.12] and the fastest combined Team Time [Josh 22.43, Lukas 23.39] beating all the adult’s teams in the Brighton Excelsior Evening 10. Hats off to…
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PPYCC Go Ride Racing and picnic

This coming weekend, PPYCC will be hosting a round of the Sussex Go-Ride Racing Cluster, which is open to all PPYCC and regional club novice racers. To accommodate racing for all age groups from U8-U16’s, we will not be holding a specific Outer Ring session this week, if you are an experienced racer in the…
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Notice for Outer Ring riders

At the end of our Sprint Session today I suggested we would continue next week, in fact next week is Go Ride racing and so there is no Outer Ring session and so we will continue with sprinting in the future. If you are an inexperienced racer then please take part in the Go Ride…
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Inner and Outer Ring tomorrow, Saturday 9th

Both sessions are running as usual tomorrow, we look forward to seeing everyone! The weather is looking good, ensure you wear suntan lotion and don’t forget your water bottles! The Outer Ring will be on track bikes, and the session focuses on sprinting this week.

FOR SALE: 45cm Dolan Track Bike £250

Not branded as a Pre-Cursa but that’s basically what it is. This bike is in good condition, just the usual scuffs and scratches as befitting a bike of this age and use. All the consumables like chain, tyres etc. have plenty of life left in them. Nothing needs replacing, it’s ready to race! Current gearing…
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It’s not too late to book your place on the Gumber Bothy overnight trip on 21st July

After the success of last years trip we will be returning to Gumber Bothy for a mid- summer bunkbarn camping trip on the 21st July This is very much a social, family orientated event with cycling thrown in. Gumber Bothy, up on the South Downs near Bignor, is a fantastic place to spend the night and we…
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FOR SALE: A Saris 2 bike car rack.

A second hand bike rack is available for sale from one of our members: We’ve needed to purchase a new bike rack for our car this summer and still have our other one. It is a Saris Bones 2 bike rack, which will fit most hatchback style cars (see their website for compatibility). It is…
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Another Lee Valley session with spaces for our members

Sussex Nomads, who are one of the main sponsors of the Wednesday Track League, have organised a “taster session” at Lee Valley Velodrome on Saturday, 30 June from 8h to 10h. Thye will have two groups with a coach working with each group. Each rider is paying £30 for track/coach hire plus whatever equipment hire…
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