Preston Park Youth Cycle Club

PPYCC AGM and Awards

As posted previously the AGM and Awards are next weekend, Sat 7th November at 3pm. This will be on Zoom and the link has been emailed to all current club members. If for some reason you did not receive the invite, please email chair@ppycc.org.uk. The agenda is below. Usually this would be 2-3 hours long…
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November off-road sessions cancelled

Following the government lockdown announcement, we are cancelling the November off-road sessions. We will keep the December sessions open for bookings so keep your fingers crossed for those. There are lots of lockdown activity ideas on our webpage from earlier this year, take a look for things you can do to stay active over the…
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Bikes For Sale

Got some of Alfies old bikes (2 x road framesets and an MTB) going now he has outgrown them. Before I put them up for general sale I thought I’d offer them out to club members first. It’s all used and I’ve pointed out all the minor defects where I have found them. If you…
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Off-road sessions – bookings open

Booking links for the upcoming off-road sessions at Stanmer Park are below. This post will remain at the top of the website homepage so you can find it easily at any time. Saturday 5th December Saturday 12th December

Halloween racing this Saturday

I can’t believe it’s come around so quickly but this Saturday is the final weekend of the track season! As usual we are doing short races and games and will have a Halloween theme for Inner Ring, we’ll do a prize for the best outfit or face-paint but please remember that outfits must be safe…
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Winter is coming – do you have the right kit?

With the weather turning and the temperature falling, have you got the right kit to get you through the winter? We have a stock of club kit that will get you through the cold months, primarily the Roubaix Winter Jacket at £70 and Winter Bib Tights at £65, both still available in most sizes. For…
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Distance challenge results

Well done to all Inner Ring riders who took part in today’s distance challenge, the last one of the season. There were some really great times including 4 personal bests which is no mean feat on such a breezy day! Particular mention must go to all of our new riders who were doing this activity…
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Giro d’Italia riders from Preston Park

The Giro d’Italia is almost bookended by riders who have competed at the Preston Park omnium in years gone past. Can you work out who they are?

Review of The Highway Code

Why not support cyclists and pedestrians by contributing to the Government’s ‘Review of The Highway Code to improve road safety for cyclists, pedestrians and horse riders.’ It closes on 27th October so there are only a few days left. Chris Boardman, Manchester’s Cycling Commissioner, says that he agrees with all the proposals in the document…
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PPYCC off-road season extension

PPYCC is going off-road after the track season finishes this year! We lost 15 weeks of Saturday sessions due to lockdown and are keen to make up some of that lost time. Unfortunately we can’t extend the season safely at the velodrome, it doesn’t have an all-weather surface and the moss that builds up in…
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