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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For Sale: 52cm Condor Lavoro Track Frameset £200

Ex-member and Irish international Felix English has one of his track frames up for sale.  It is in excellent condition, with just a very small chip to paint in the downtube and some minor blemishes on one chainstay. These retail at £850 new so this is an opportunity to grab an excellent frameset at a…
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UCI Track Cycling World Cup tickets available to PPYCC members!

PPYCC Coach (aka Josh’s Dad!) Stephen Golliker, has 8 tickets that he is unfortunately unable to use for the morning session of the Track World Cup at Lee Valley Velodrome next Saturday 15th December. Stephen has very kindly offered to donate any proceeds from the sale of these tickets, available only to PPYCC members and…
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Race report of Round 8 of the London Cyclo-Cross League – podium places for PPYCC riders

See the full report in web context here, or read it below. See the results and an animation of each riders progress in the main Youth race here. [Other races are all viewable]. Congratulations to Adam Churchill, Lukas Nerurkar and Luke Goodwill for their podium places.   18.8 Kinesis UK LDN and SE Cyclocross Rd.8 East…
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Shimano RO88 road shoes for sale

For Sale, A pair of size 44 white, Shimano RO88 road shoes. Worn once and didn’t fit. These road shoes originally cost £79.99 at full price, these have been worn once but did not fit. They take Shimano SPD SL or Look Keo road cleats to fit those road pedals. They accept a large range…
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PPYCC AGM and PRIZEGIVING

Thank you to everyone who attended the PPYCC AGM and Prizegiving at the weekend, for making the afternoon a brilliant one, seeing your friends and sharing everyone’s successes and enthusiasm! Below are some pictures of all the members who were there, plus a couple of prize winner photos, for pictures of all our winners on…
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Interval Training starts this Sunday 25th November

Members have been asked to arrange Interval Training sessions on the weekends whilst there are no formal coaching activities and two of our senior members, Francis Schofield and James Gilmore, have offered to take a lead in this. They plan to turn up on Sundays at 10.00 to the track and to take part in…
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Post-cross clean up in Preston Park, Sunday 18th November at 3pm

We need to remove our course markings from the trees in the woodland near the cycle track at Preston Park. From 3pm to 4pm today we are asking members to turn up and gently scrub away the chalk paint markings from 10 trees. We have scrubbing brushes and rubber gloves for you to use, a…
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PPYCC AGM and Prizegiving and pop up kit shop

All PPYCC members! A reminder that this Saturday, 17th November, is our AGM and prize giving event, a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the PPYCC year, and award riders for their racing and team successes throughout the year. Everyone is welcome to come and join in, see their friends, eat some cake and have a good…
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Member Bike For Sale: Ribble Evo-Pro Carbon XS (45cm)

Up for sale is this Ribble Evo Pro carbon.  It’s a size XS which is a 45cm seat tube C-to-T.  Full geometry is available here (not the same build but same dimensions).  Not even two years old yet from purchase date. The bike is in great condition.  It needs no work or new parts and…
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PPYCC members at today’s National Trophy race and a video of our own race

Thanks to promoting club Crawley Wheelers we have a round of the National Trophy Cyclo-cross series taking place at Ardingly today and yesterday. The National Trophy is a season long series which produces National Winners. Racing today for PPYCC are: Juniors Adam Churchill and Joseph Martin Under 16s Josh Ballinger and Freddie Newman Under 14…
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