Author: Kim Fortescue Talwar

Inner and Outer Ring and POP UP KIT SHOP this weekend, 21st April

Apologies if you are receiving this post again, it appears to have been delivered to some, but not all inboxes, and I wanted to be sure all riders are aware of changes to this weekend’s plans….. Inner Ring: The session will run at the usual times, 8.45am sign on for a 9-10.30 session, we will…
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Ist Youth track Omnium of the season

Last weekend, on a grey, and ultimately wet, Sunday, 11 PPYCC riders travelled to Porstmouth’s Mountbatten Centre for the first regional omnium of the season. There was some tremendous racing, although unfortunately rain called off the competiton after 3, out of a total of 5, events. PPYCC are very proud to be have been represented…
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Inner and Outer Ring this weekend, 21st April, AND POP UP KIT SHOP!

Inner Ring: The session will run at the usual times, 8.45am sign on for a 9-10.30 session, we will be focusing on bike handling skills this week. POP UP club kit shop: Throughout the Inner Ring session this week, the club will be holding a pop up kit shop for all riders who would like to…
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CLUB EQUIPMENT LOANS

CLUB EQUIPMENT LOANS PPYCC has a richness of rider talent that the club continues to support through a variety of ways, including training, coaching and loan of available resources and equipment. Whilst some of the club’s equipment is available for all riders to request and use, including road and track bikes, and track specific wheels,…
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Inner and Outer Ring sessions this weekend 14th April

Inner Ring: This week’s session will be a distance challenge, with riders completing a specific number of laps, depending on age, whilst being timed. This allows riders to compare their individual results from previous attempts, and see how they are improving, and to set themselves new challenges! Outer Ring: This week’s session will be on track…
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Track cycling in the Outer Ring and track accreditation

Finally the weather is giving us a glimpse of spring….and the track season at Preston Park, organised by Sussex Cycle Race League, is due to begin in 2 weeks on 18th April , more information at their website http://scrl.co.uk The regional rounds of the British Cycling Youth Track Omniums are also due to start, PPYCC sits…
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Regional race opportunity

Colin Robinson is a well known and respected coach with Thanet Road Club and would like us to know…. Remember to enter my youth races on Sunday 20th May at Betteshanger. https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/events/details/175184/Thanet-RC-Spring-Circuit-Races Another great opportunity, particularly for riders who are building on racing experience, to race in a welcoming and relaxed environment!

PPYCC member’s mountain bike for sale

For Sale: Orbea MX26 Team 2016 Mountain bike. Perfect early mountain bike with a serious spec: Light aluminium frame with components adapted for smaller hands; 1×9 Shimano Altus groupset Shimano hydraulic disc brakes RockShox 100mm travel forks Satin black with silver and blue detailing Upgraded with 780mm Specialised low rise bars and 50mm Giant stem…
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PPYCC Regional Omnium, calling all riders and volunteers!

PPYCC are once again hosting a round of the National Youth Omnium on Sunday 13th May. Even if you are not entering the National Series you can still enter this one-day event. We have always had a great turnout of club members, across all age groups, enter this event, and is a brilliant opportunity for…
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SCRL races cancelled tomorrow, 18th March

Unfortunately, due to the (very un-spring like) weather, SCRL have had to cancel the Youth and Senior racing at Preston Park Velodrome tomorrow morning, Sunday 18th March 2018. The next SCRL closed circuit races are due to be held next Sunday, 25th March, https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/events/?series_id=601by which time we hope the weather has remembered it is officially…
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