Preston Park Youth Cycle Club

Coming up this weekend and through to July

Over the next 6 weeks we have a series of sessions focused on racing. These are divided into 3 sessions aimed at novices and one for the experts. Splitting these up is also our overnighter at Gumber Bothy on the South Downs and a regular session makes up the final Saturday. See calendar for dates. For…
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Help wanted at the track league tomorrow [Weds 26th May]

One parent, or older member, needed to help judge at the track league tomorrow night. You will be ably directed by Anthony [who is also judging]. If the desire to help results in an inundation of offers I am prepared to take up to three volunteer judges.

Coming up this weekend and into June

Saturday 22nd May: 09.00 – 11.00 fixed wheel training, 10.00 – 12.00 club session Saturday 29th May: Go-Ride racing [racing for novices, and others] sign on by 10.00 racing starts at 10.30 finish 12.00 Saturday 5th June: [currently unscheduled] Saturday 12th June: Southern Region Youth Omnium at Preston Park. This is a high level youth racing…
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For sale: tag-along

For sale from one of our club members: one Tag-a-long bike. This is suitable for parents who want to take a 4-6 year-old along with them when they want to go for bike rides. The model I have is made from aluminium and so is very light for the parent, and has 6-speed with a twist…
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BOOK YOUR PLACE NOW !!!! PPYCC Family Friendly Cycle Ride on the South Downs Way Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th June

PPYCC Family Friendly Weekend Cycle Ride on the South Downs Way Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th June –  Following last year’s successful trip to Eastbourne, staying in Alfriston, we want to doa  family-friendly cycle ride westwards on the South Downs Way starting near Brighton on Saturday morning  and returning to Brighton Sunday afternoon. We will spend a night…
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Coming Up this Saturday 15th May [also Friday 14th, Sunday 16th & Monday 17th]

Friday 14th: track training for Youth Cs through to adults  Saturday 15th: 09.00 – 11.00 for fixed wheel track training, 10.00 – 12.00 for others. Sunday 16th: Racing at Goodwood [see more below] Monday 17th: Youth track racing at Preston Park [see more below] From Sally: “Hope you’ll be joining us at Glorious Goodwood this…
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PPYCC members racing news

Yesterday [Saturday 1st May] saw members Jack Hoyle, Laura Cheesman, Gabriel Parle, Douglas McCauley and second claim member Jack Oliver Blaney racing at the Portsmouth round of the Southern Omnium series. It was a great day for all the riders to build on the training they have been doing prior to this, the first of…
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Coming up Saturday 1st May and 8th May

Saturday 1st May: there is no session at the track as we have riders and coaches at the Portsmouth omniums on both Saturday and Sunday.  Saturday 8th May: track bikes [weather permitting] for experienced riders from 9 – 11 and a session for the less experienced from 10 – 12.

Saturday 24rd

For those staying at the track this Saturday, we will do some of the session on fixed track bikes, so if you have a track bike at home please bring it, as well as your normal bike if possible. Thanks Andy

Coming Up Saturdays 24th April, 1st and 8th May

Saturday 24th April. All are training from 10.00. There is a road ride for older/experienced riders [12 years and above], you will need parental permission to take part so please ask parents to send an email to confirming this, bring a note or ask them to see us on the day. Also see the…
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