Author: Mark Aberdour

Are you interested in coaching?

Do you enjoy watching your children cycling with PPYCC, and think you might want to join them with some coaching? Coaching the riders at PPYCC is a very rewarding experience, and we are looking for volunteers who would be interested in training to coach riders at the club, and join the coaching team for some…
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This weekend

It’s road bikes at both Inner Ring and Outer Ring sessions this Saturday. Forecast looks sunny, please use sun screen and bring drinks and snacks as always. To all those attending the Lee Valley session on Saturday afternoon we hope you all have a great time. An email went out to all parents earlier in…
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Weather update: both sessions are on

It’s never an exact science but the weather apps show the rain is clearing away from Brighton so both sessions are going ahead. Please do bring a waterproof jacket just in case though.

Road bikes and cycling gloves

Both Inner Ring and Outer Ring sessions will be on road bikes this weekend. Please remember to bring drink, snacks and apply sunscreen before starting the session. Please also ensure you are wearing cycling gloves to protect your hands in the event of a fall. A few Outer Ring riders have learned the hard way…
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Giant Defy 3 for sale

This Giant Defy 3 Carbon Fibre Road Bike is available for £300. 54cm frame, 10-speed Shimano Tiagra groupset and all in good condition. Please contact Mark Beattie on 07776 065725 if interested.

Info for this weekend

Both sessions are on road bikes tomorrow as our track coaches are away. Please bring drink and snacks. I’d like to say bring sun lotion too but it looks like today was peak sunshine for the week! Fingers crossed for a dry weekend though, there is a threat of showers so it could be worth…
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Info for Saturday 21st

We are looking forward to a dry day tomorrow if the forecast is to be believed. Please don’t forget to bring a drink and snack, and maybe even some sunscreen if its nice enough. Inner Ring will be on road bikes. Outer Ring will be on track bikes. We look forward to seeing you all…
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British Schools National Hill Climb

The BCSA National Hill Climb is back after a few years absence. It is being held on Saturday June 11 at Ditcham Park School, Petersfield and will be hosted by Solent Pirates Youth CC. You can register for the event via their Eventbrite page, and it costs £12.18 including booking fee. British Schools Cycling Association…
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Saturday sessions this weekend

Looking forward to another sunny Saturday tomorrow. Please don’t forget to bring a drink and snack, and maybe even some sunscreen if necessary. Inner Ring – road or track Inner Ring will be split into road and track groups tomorrow so riders can choose which group to go in for the whole session. If you…
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Hove Park Crits are back

Once again Brighton Mitre are promoting two Friday evening crit races at Hove Park.  This year they will be on 10th & 24th June.  As in previous years the races will include a youth category for riders aged 14-16. The crits take place on a 1km circuit at the northern end of Hove Park featuring a strength-sapping power climb…
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