Preston Park Youth Cycle Club

Season’s end, free lights & cycle-cross volunteering

With the Club Champs just passed, and the end of October in sight, we can see our season end approaching. For racing cyclists, riding normally resumes after a short break but for volunteers there may be some down time in sight. Club sessions end with the month of October to be followed by our AGM…
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Inner and Outer Ring Sessions Sat 5th October – Final Distance Challenge 2019 !

Tomorrow we’ll be running the final distance challenge of the season. Inner Ring riders will complete their distance challenge by age group after a warm up. It could be quite cool first thing so please bring long sleeves/legs to warm up in. Outer Ring riders will complete the 10 mile TT after their warm up.…
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Tomorrow 28th September is club championships!!

A reminder to all riders that tomorrow is club championships! As such, there will be no Inner or Outer ring sessions, however, there is racing for every age group, starting from 11am, with sign on from 10.30. Please see the earlier post below for exact timings for each age category. We look forward to seeing…
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Important PPYCC dates coming up!

Important club dates for your calendar PPYCC Club Championships 28th September 2019: This is the opportunity for all club members to showcase their racing skills learnt over the season, and a chance to win the title of Club Champion in each age group! Every member is welcome to join in, racing starts at 11.00am this…
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Bill Balding ‘SDD’. Another extraordinary achievement by a PPYCC member

Many of you will remember that club member Tom Pughe-Morgan completed an Everest Ascent of Ditchling Beacon, accompanied by Lukas Nerurkar, in 2017 at the age of 14 years; 65 continuous ascents on a single day. This seemed a most extraordinary and astounding achievement for anyone, and even more so for someone so young. Well…
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Outer Ring Saturday 14th Sept

With a good weather forecast tomorrow we will try and fit in lots of active riding to prepare for the Club Circuit Champs in a couple of weeks; bring your largest lungs for your greatest efforts.

Gear restrictions for club championships

Club championships are coming up on the 28th September at Preston Park. We hope that all riders will enter under their age category and have a chance to stand on the podium and win medals and trophies! As the racing is being run under British Cycling regulations, riders will need to use the British Cycling…
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Updated 10 mile challenge times

After the performances last weekend we have updated the 10 mile challenge times for those that took part. There were some great times and pretty much everyone recorded an improvement on the previous logged time. Well done those that took part.

PPYCC Circuit Club Championships 28th September

On Saturday 28th September the PPYCC Circuit Club Championships will be held at Preston Park. We’ve moved venue this year from Cyclopark to our home track to hopefully make the club champs more accessible.  The inner ring will run as normal on Saturday 28th and we hope many of our riders will stay on and…
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Inner Ring photos from August

We have received some super photos from parent coach Peter Levenspiel who brought a new camera down to the Inner Ring session a few weeks back and kindly accepted the challenge of photographing the session, please see the Gallery section for some great photos of our younger riders in action. Thanks very much Peter! Parents…
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