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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We still have places available for the Gumber Bothy Trip on June 29th 2019

Overnight Mountain Bike trip to Gumber Bothy National Trust Camping Barn After the success of last years trip we will be returning to Gumber Bothy for a mid- summer bunkbarn camping trip on the 29th June 2019 This is very much a social, family event with cycling thrown in.  All ages welcome. Cycling activities will be…
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Outer ring Sat 18th May

We will continue with the sprinting theme that we started last week. Track bikes.

Skills racing and distance challenge results

Today at Inner Ring we ran the second of our regular skills racing sessions. These are intended as a friendly introduction to competitive racing within the club, giving riders a taste of what to expect if they start to attend Go-Ride Racing events run by other clubs in the region. We ran the same three races as…
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Outer Ring Saturday 11th May

With our own promotion in the SE Youth Omnium Series on Sunday we will be focusing on not wearing out any of our riders who are competing and so will be using track bikes but focusing on skills, most notably sprinting.

Help needed tomorrow morning [Sat 11th May]

Club parent Simon Tamplin needs some help tomorrow morning from 09.00 at the track side from parents who are watching on and waiting for their children during the inner ring and outer ring sessions. Simon is moving one of the shipping containers using a tirfor, no special skills or equipment are needed but a bit…
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Isle Of Man Youth Tour 2019

Last weekend saw over 350 riders head to the Isle of Man for the annual youth tour which formed the 2nd round of the British Cycling National Youth Circuit Series. PPYCC was represented by 3 riders – Freddie Newman and Lukas Nerurkar in Youth A and Luke Goodwill in Youth B. Stage 1 was a…
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Outer ring tomorrow

Tomorrow’s outer ring session will be on track bikes, and will incorporate continuing accreditation for inner and outer ring riders who wish to start or complete their accreditation for track league. However, the weather is forecast as sunny with some showers, if there is rain in the morning then the session will switch to road…
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Outer ring this Saturday – weather dictates road bikes

With currently a ‘heavy showers’ forecast for Saturday it is unlikely we will be able to use track bikes, even if the day proves fine. Thus, we are going to run a road bike session, so leave your track bikes at home.Come prepared to ride lots of laps, remember your rain coats and of course…
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It is with regret that the club has to cancel the Outer Ring session this weekend, as coaches are unavailable. We will DEFINTIELY be back for an Outer Ring session next week, 27th April, and will continue to incorporate accreditation for Inner and/or Outer Ring riders as required during the session.

Inner Ring Saturday 20th April – Distance Challenge

The Inner Ring session on Saturday 20th April will be a Distance Challenge. For those who haven’t taken part in a Distance Challenge before it’s a time trial on the track where we set the riders off individually at 30 second intervals and they complete a set number of laps, depending on age group, in as…
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