Preston Park Youth Cycle Club

Hill climbing is here part 2

The second report on hill climbing by Francis Schofield. Francis and James do Hill Climbs, Week 2/4: Weekend 2 of the Hill climb season was to be the hardest yet for James and I, as we both signed up to race two events on Saturday and two events on Sunday, including the prestigious Catford and…
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Help needed at our final race event of the 2018 season

Our second and last cyclo-cross race takes place on Sunday 28th October in Preston Park. Please sign-up directly to a role using the Volunteer Link here, or contact anthony@ppycc.org.uk to offer your services. This is a brand new venue which should be easier to set up than our previous venues but, due to its popularity, will…
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PPYCC AGM & AWARDS: Sat 17th November, 2018

Our Saturday morning track sessions are almost over for this year but there’s still plenty more you definitely won’t want to miss over the winter!! The PPYCC AGM and Prize giving will be held 3.00pm – 5.00pm on Saturday 17th November at Knoyle Hall, Knoyle Rd, Brighton, BN1 6RB.  This is our annual opportunity to celebrate another brilliant season and all of our riders…
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Inner & Outer Ring Sat 13th Sept : It’s Time Trial Time!

 Saturday 13th October Inner and Outer Ring sessions will be our last Distance Challenge Time Trials of the year. The final opportunity of 2018 to see if you can beat your BPs from the previous events. Inner Ring: u8s 6 laps u10s 12 laps u12s 18 laps Outer Ring: All riders 28 laps = 10…
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Hill climbing season is here – find out more from member Francis Schofield

Francis and James’ Hill Climbs, Week 1/4: The British Hill Climb season occurs annually throughout October. Hill climb races are essentially time trials up hills where riders race to reach the top in the fastest time possible. To be a good hill climber, you should be light whilst having strong leg muscles and good core…
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Inner and Outer Ring sessions Saturday 6th October

Inner Ring – The session is back at home at Preston Park Velodrome after the success of the Club Championships at Cyclopark last weekend! Session runs as usual 9-10.30am, with signing on from 8.45am Outer Ring – There is NO Outer Ring session this weekend at Preston Park, however, there are now a further 5…
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PPYCC Circuit Race Championship Results 2018

Saturday saw PPYCC host the Autumn Classic Youth Races which included our annual club circuit race championships. The weather was fantastic and with nearly 90 riders signing in we were set for a great afternoon of racing in all age categories. Big congratulations to all our riders who took part, the race length and circuit…
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PPYCC Youth Races 29th Sept Cyclopark

Online entries have now closed but you can still just turn up and enter on the day. Forecast is looking good and it would be great to see as many of our riders racing as possible. Link to race manual below and we looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow for a great afternoon of racing.…
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Podium opportunity for members

Our Club Championships take place within a open road race format at Cyclopark. With 55 entries already the racing is bound to be exciting, however there are further opportunities for PPYCC members to gain recognition and stand on the ‘podium’ at our Prize Night and AGM in November. Entries from our own club are disappointingly…
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PPYCC Club Championships reminder …. & No Inner and Outer Ring Sessions Saturday 29th September

Saturday 29th September is the PPYCC Club Championships at Cyclopark. As all the club volunteers will be helping at the event the Inner and Outer Ring sessions are cancelled. Online entry is available at British Cycling Website. Currently entries from PPYCC riders are low and we really want to see as many of our fantastically…
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