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Crashes Happen

On the 26th of January Josh Ballinger had a high speed crash just after the finish line at Hillingdon. He was glad he was wearing a helmet!

Date for your diary – Gumber Bothy Trip 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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Track coaching sessions at Calshot

VC Jubilee have been successful in securing some track time at Calshot this coming March, and would like to extend their invitation to ride at the track to PPYCC members. https://www.hants.gov.uk/thingstodo/outdoorcentres/ourcentres/calshot For those of you who have never ridden track before, this is an ideal opportunity to do so with support from some excellent and experienced coaches.…
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European Junior Tour 2019, Assen

Assen Entry, Monday, Feb 4th at 9am If anyone is interested in entering this years Youth tour in Assen the entries open on Monday at 9am UK time.  Entries are heavily sort after and are allocated on a first come first serve basis and some age groups fill up extremely quickly (think Glastonbury tickets) This…
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Are you interested in Sunday club rides?

It’s been a while since PPYCC ran Sunday rides and as we now have a lot of new riders moving into the 12+ age group we would like to gauge what level of interest there is for resuming Sunday club rides. These would be for club members over 12 (with parental permission) and parents are absolutely…
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Sunday morning interval training

Over the winter, one of our Junior members, Francis, has continued to run interval training sessions at Preston Park velodrome on Sunday mornings. All club members areawelcome to join in these hour long sessions, which are not coached, but organised, run and supported by Francis. The club is very happy to be supporting Francis to…
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PPYCC win funding from the Pride Social Impact Fund

  Preston Park Youth Cycle Club are delighted to receive a grant from the Pride Social Impact Fund. The award for £1000 will enable us to improve access to Preston Park cycle track for our younger members and for those with mobility restrictions. This work could not take place without the much appreciated financial support…
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Angmering Youth Race Series 2019

The provisional calendar for the 2019 Angmering Youth Race Series is now online at the Surrey League website. For those riders who want to improve their circuit racing skills and fitness or thinking of giving circuit racing a go for the first time the Angmering Youth Race Series is perfect. The races are run weekly…
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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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