Preston Park Youth Cycle Club

Black-British Champions In Cycling Exhibition

Dr. Marlon Moncrieffe, track cyclist as well as academic who many of you may know, is curating an exhibition “Uncovering the life-histories  of Black-British champions in cycling” 10th – 20th December at Grand Parade Galleries doors open 10am – 3pm. @BlackChampions_

Track and Road bike for sale

Former PPYCC member Ollie Nixon is selling a track bike and a road bike and is offering first through the PPYCC website! The road bike is made up of Giant TCR Avanced 0 Frame Size M/L (this is Giant’s own size guide) Sram Foce Gearing Praxis Works  Crank Set and Fast Forward  Carbon Tubs wheels…
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Final instalment – Francis and James do hill climbs

Here is the final instalment of Francis Schofield’s race reports covering the autumn hill climbs, many thanks must go to Francis for both competing and writing these informative, colourful and engaging reports.   The final Hill Climb of the season- Ditchling Beacon. For James and I, the final Hill Climb of the season that we…
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Cycle-cross review and thanks

We have come to the end of our summer season at Preston Park YCC and we finished with Halloween shenanigans and the first ever cyclo-cross race at Preston Park. Thanks must go to the many volunteers who helped on the day of our cross race. More than 50 people made a contribution to the day’s…
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PPYCC is looking for volunteers!

With PPYCC’s AGM coming up on the 17th November, and with it the annual election of PPYCC’s committee, it is timely to think about our volunteer team. We currently have some vacancies within the committee, and welcome parents, or other adults within the club, to join our team. You don’t need any specific skills to…
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Call for Cakes!

Any cake contributions for the refreshment stand at our Preston Park Cross Race this Sunday will be gratefully received (and eaten) as usual!

New gallery section on website

PPYCC riders have been out racing at a lot of events both local, regional and national this season. We have now added a galleries page on the website and have uploaded galleries for some early season regional races at Palmer Park and Hog Hill, Inner Ring Go-Ride Racing in June and September, Leeds Castle CycloCross…
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Inner Ring Halloween fun races this weekend

This weekend is our final Saturday morning session of the season. We will be doing fun races rather than coached activities and are going to have a Halloween theme! Please come dressed up in your Halloween costumes, but remember that baggy trousers should be tucked into socks and don’t wear flappy stuff like witches and…
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Hill climb season near’s its conclusion: Francis and James do Hill Climbs

With the ‘peak’ and final event for local riders coming this weekend, the Ditchling Beacon Hill Climb, we present the 3rd instalment of ‘Francis and James do Hill Climbs’ Week 3 of 4 For our next weekend of hill climbs, James and I rode the ESCA Firle Bostal and Velopace Butts Lane hill climbs on…
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Inner Ring Distance Challenge Results

Well done to all our Inner Ring riders that took part in the Distance Challenge last weekend. We’ve seen great improvements during the year and 12 riders clocked new PBs. Link to the results below …