Preston Park Youth Cycle Club

Road ride tomorrow

For riders 12 and older (with parental permission) the second of our guided road rides will take place tomorrow. Meet at the track ready to leave at 10.00am for a two hour ride. There will be no charge but the nature of these rides is that a higher level of self-sufficiency is required. This means…
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Racing opportunities on South coast

There is an upcoming series of events along the South Coast within striking distance of Brighton that are open to all youth age groups from U8 up to U16. These would make a great intro to regional racing for riders and families who are interested but may not want the stress of going round the…
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Outer Ring 5th June limited places

Morning, apologies for the late notice but due to only having one coach available for today’s outer ring session we’re limited to 20 riders. Unfortunately once 20 riders are signed on we won’t be able to accept any more riders.

Thankyou to all our volunteers

This week is national volunteers week and we’d like to say a HUGE THANKYOU to all of our amazing volunteers who make our club great! Running a grassroots sports club like PPYCC requires a large number of volunteers who generously give their skills and knowledge to make a difference in the community, including: A team…
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Inner Ring 200m Times

Well done to all Inner Ring riders for posting some great times in the 200m time trial today. All of the riders times are below and are also saved in the 200m Time Trial Spreadsheet where some riders will be able to view their performance improvements over several years. Riders can also add their own…
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PPYCC Youth Omnium 2021

It was on but then so very nearly off thanks to a heavy rain shower mid-morning. But the later start worked for us and we were able to run a full Omnium for all age groups. Firstly many thanks to Paul Wilson for running the event the past few years. He’s now handed over to…
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Distance challenge results

Well done to all Inner Ring riders who took part in today’s distance challenge. For those who haven’t taken part in a distance challenge before, it’s a time trial on the track where we set the riders off individually at 15 second intervals and they complete a set number of laps depending on age group, in…
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Both sessions are on this morning

Inner Ring was looking a bit doubtful but with the Met Office now showing a 50/50 chance of light rain, we will cross fingers and run the session as planned. Please ensure riders have a rain jacket and full-finger gloves. Outer Ring should be dryer, but the track will still be wet so it is…
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Would you like to fix up a bike?

We currently have lots of junior road bikes that need maintenance before they can be loaned out to new riders, and are looking for willing volunteers who could help to get a bike ship-shape! The work will involve replacing brake blocks, gear cables and brake cables, checking tyres and maybe new handlebar tape or inner…
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Call for Cakes

This Sunday we’re hosting a regional youth omnium at our track. Our regular catering help will be coming from Charlie of Infinity Foods, he’ll be selling hot drinks and snacks and has asked for help with homemade cakes. Any cake donations from supporters coming down to watch and cheer on our riders would be greatly…
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