Author: Anthony Rogers

Paid volunteer opportunities for PPYCC

This offer is also open to friends and family To help support the Sussex Cycle Racing League Circuit Races on Sunday mornings [Sundays, 9am to 1pm: Feb 23rd, March 1st, March 8th, March 15th, March 22, March 29th] we wish to recruit young volunteers to help with marshalling, or potentially other roles if individuals are…
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Xmas ride and lunch with VCJ

We have kindly been invited to join VCJ on their festive Christmas ride and lunch on Saturday 21st December. VCJ have a Xmas ride each year with bikes and riders suitably decorated.  The ride is from the Adur Outdoor Activity Centre in Shoreham along the Downslink then across to Shipley for lunch at the school…
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Volunteers still needed for Sunday’s cross race

Can you fill one of these gaps in our marshalling schedule? If so please contact Anthony by texting 07757284814 with your name and slot or email anthony@ppycc.org.uk

Volunteers still needed for our Cross race

Please step forward to support our Cyclo-cross race on Sunday October 27th, you can sign-up to a longer stint and receive some solar lights and a’free lunch,’ or …. We have afternoon races lasting just 40 minutes and you can marshal for just one race, this would be really helpful. To do this choose from…
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Volunteers still needed for our season finale – great opportunities!

What we need and what you can get: We need around 30 volunteers to help at our Cycle-Cross race. Any helper who can commit to helping for two or more of the four volunteering slots will receive a pair of solar bike lights which weigh only 12 grams. Great for keeping these on your bike…
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Ditchling Beacon Hill Climb

The last Sunday in October for a few years now has seen both the PPYCC hill climb and the Sussex Nomads Ditchling Beacon Hill Climb organised by Preston Park cycling volunteer Alex Beyfus. Some members and other cyclists chose to race in both. If you want to take part in the iconic hill climb you…
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Season’s end, free lights & cycle-cross volunteering

With the Club Champs just passed, and the end of October in sight, we can see our season end approaching. For racing cyclists, riding normally resumes after a short break but for volunteers there may be some down time in sight. Club sessions end with the month of October to be followed by our AGM…
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Bill Balding ‘SDD’. Another extraordinary achievement by a PPYCC member

Many of you will remember that club member Tom Pughe-Morgan completed an Everest Ascent of Ditchling Beacon, accompanied by Lukas Nerurkar, in 2017 at the age of 14 years; 65 continuous ascents on a single day. This seemed a most extraordinary and astounding achievement for anyone, and even more so for someone so young. Well…
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Outer Ring Saturday 14th Sept

With a good weather forecast tomorrow we will try and fit in lots of active riding to prepare for the Club Circuit Champs in a couple of weeks; bring your largest lungs for your greatest efforts.