Author: Paul Goodwill

Distance Challenge Results

Firstly, thank you to the coaches and parents who helped with the distance challenge on Saturday and of course well done to all the riders who took part, many for the first time. I’d also like to recognise the supportive spirit shown by Hayden and William who interrupted their own distance challenge with 15 of…
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Inner Ring Saturday 9th September

It’s a very wet Friday night but forecast to be dry and sunny Saturday morning. Due to the mountain bike trip this weekend there will be no formally coached session at the track tomorrow morning. However, we are planning on running a distance challenge for the inner ring riders. Riders will sign on as usual…
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Eastbourne Cycling Festival 3rd – 4th June and British Cycling South East Regional Youth Circuit Championships 4th June

Once again the Eastbourne Cycling Festival will host a weekend of all things cycling with lots of events and races across the weekend 3rd and 4th June. See link below for details: http://www.eastbournecyclingfestival.com Additionally, following on from last year the event is also hosting the South East Regional Youth Circuit Championships on Sunday 4th June…
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Hillingdon Slipstreamers Open Time Trial 14th May

Hillingdom Slipstreamers are running their annual inter-club open time trial at their closed road circuit on Sunday 14th May. Good opporunity for riders to pit themselves against the clock away from traffic on a closed road circuit. link below for more details: Inter-Club Time Trial 2017    

Inner and Outer Ring Sessions Sat 22nd April

Following in from last weeks time trial tomorrow and the next few Saturday’s we will be working on developing your racing skills. Tomorrow’s training will be on road bikes for both Inner and Outer Ring. The weather forecast is dry but it is still cold in the mornings so please dress appropriately. Good luck to…
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Time Trial Distance Challenge Results 15/04/2017

Well done to all those riders who took part in todays time trial. Known as the race of truth, time trialling against the clock is a difficult skill to master and a tough challenge as it requires you to ride on the limit for the entire event. We’ll try to run another time trial before…
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Sat 15th April, Inner and Outer Ring Distance Challenge Time Trial

This coming Saturday 15th April the Inner and Outer Ring sessions will be run as a Distance Challenge Time Trial rather than the usual coached session. Updated: to clarify the time trial is on road bikes for both Inner and Outer Ring. The riders will pit themselves against the clock rather than racing against one…
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A Parents Introduction To Cycle Racing – Paul Goodwill

With our club sessions and the youth road and outdoor track racing season about to get into full swing I thought it might be helpful for those of you who are thinking of taking your son/daughter to races this year for me to write down what I’ve learnt over the past couple of seasons since my son Luke started racing. Beginning…
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Outer Ring Pre-season Session Saturday 18th February 08:45 – 10:00

Following on from the success of last weeks session in the icy wind and snow (well done to James and Dylan for turning out !!) we have another pre-season Outer Ring session this Saturday morning 08:45 – 10:00. As per last week the session is not coached but I will be there from 08:30 to…
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Outer Ring Session Saturday 11th February

The weather is looking very cold but dry this weekend and as there are no races we’ve booked the track from 08:45 – 10:00 on Saturday morning. This is not a coached road bike session but an opportunity for riders to train on the track. It’s up to individuals or groups to decide how they…
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