Preston Park Youth Cycle Club

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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Great news to end the week

We received some fantastic news this week from Dylan Hicks. You may remember back in February Dylan got the exciting news that he’d been accepted into the GB Cycling Team Foundation programme. Then of course came lockdown which threw up a whole world of uncertainty and difficulties for all of our riders who had plans…
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Still seeking a club treasurer

Do you know anyone who might like to be our next club treasurer? We are still looking for a volunteer who’d like to take on the role of club treasurer at PPYCC. It’s only about a 1hr per week commitment and involves maintaining a simple accounts spreadsheet, handling requests for cheques, contact point for the bank,…
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Club Champs 2020

It was great to see so many PPYCC members turn out for our annual club circuit championships yesterday.  There was some exciting and attacking racing, along with some mechanicals and a touch of wheels just to make sure parents nerves were kept on edge !  We congratulate all our 2020 club champions but also every…
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Club Championships are on !

The weather forecast for Saturday is looking great so Club Championships is definitely on and we’re looking forward to some great racing. Please re-read below as the schedule has changed from last week. On arrival riders will queue and sign in as normal. Once track side riders will be kept in separate age groups for the…
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Save the date: AGM Sat 7th Nov

The AGM will be held on Saturday 7th November at 3pm. Of course this year with all the continued restrictions on social events we are having to do it 100% virtually. We will do the usual official committee reports and elections for the first 30 mins or so, followed by club awards and games as…
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Outer Ring is on !

This mornings outer ring session is on as normal 10:30 to 12:00. It is cold and wet so please dress for the conditions. sorry we had to cancel inner ring, see you at the club champs next weekend.

Club Champs Postponed & Inner Ring Cancelled

With heavy rain forecast overnight and possibly throughout the time slot for the Youth E,D,C races we’ve decided to postpone the club championships by 1 week to Saturday 10th October. The weather is set to improve next week so fingers crossed. Inner Ring is also cancelled tomorrow morning. Outer Ring session may go ahead. We’ll…
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Weekly development centres starting October

Weekly road circuit racing Development Centres return from October-April, at Cyclopark on Wednesdays, Lee Valley on Wednesdays and Herne Hill on Tuesdays. Development Centres are the first step on the talent development pathway and all Youth A, Youth B and Junior riders are eligible to attend, however sessions must be booked in advance on the…
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