Posts by

About jim

Here are my most recent posts

jim

What An Adventure – A Bigger Big One ...

What An Adventure – A Bigger Big One 400km (part 2) the sequel

Well were do we start, probably on the Tuesday night before the epic ride. I had renewed my cassette and chain, then went with the Wrinklies on Wed.. I had gear problems and they just went on and on and on..for days.. I convinced myself it was [still] to do with chain length [mistake], and […]

Dave Hinde Race Series 4th,11th,18th ...

Dave Hinde Race Series 4th,11th,18th June 2013

Hello all, the WVCC are promoting the annual Oulton Park races on the 4th,11th and 18th June. please come along and support this event., This year it is supported by Dave Hinde Racing, it offers a cracking prize list and DHR is donating one of their Race Series Frames to the winner over the 3 […]

TLI update

TLI update

Seamons Evening RR Tuesday 25th June – EVENT FULL – Sorry No EoL Not in Handbook – Additional Event: – High Peak Road Race, Sunday 30th June, Chelmorton, Derbyshire. 42miles. An excellent, well organised Handicapped RR with a good prize list on a challenging course. Have a look and decide for yourself! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CFk716SY8Fk There are […]

20/21 April. The Real Little Big One

20/21 April. The Real  Little Big One

Well with Derek doing the light weight route check the week before [sociable start and finish times] it was left to Dennis Hornby, Syd Rimmer and me to do the real thing.. We [and another 35 nutcases] gathered in the municipal car park in Poynton for a 2300hrs start ! An almost still night beckoned […]

Chirk 200km [take two]

Chirk 200km [take two]

Well, another go at the Chirk 200km Audax [it wasn’t cancelled last Sunday ] took place on the 31st March [not weeks later like some events we could mention ! ] So while the club run was regaling the fact that big Al had kept the start to the winter time of 10am [to allow […]

Holt 200km- Tour de Cheshire with Der...

Holt 200km- Tour de Cheshire with Derek H.

On the 17th November I completed the Holt Perm 200km Audax in the company of Derek [long distance] Heine. This was my longest ride for over 25 years. A ride out from Hartford, [with an interesting scramble over two crashed cars and a totally blocked road at Whitegate] to Holt, the morning drizzle gave way […]

Helping set course today for @WeaverValleyCC for @nwcca race tomorrow. I hope the wind dies down! 🌪 pic.twitter.com/c06JEpWqY1

Upcoming Events

May
25
Sat
2019
10:00 Training Ride
Training Ride
May 25 @ 10:00 – 15:00
Hatchmere X rds for a 10am sharp depart.. 10:01 we’ll be gone..
May
29
Wed
2019
10:00 Wrinklies Ride Out
Wrinklies Ride Out
May 29 @ 10:00 – 14:30
A 10:00 for a 10:10 depart.. an easy, no one gets left behind run. Usually head out into the wind so we have a tail wind home.
18:30 WVCC Club 10 TT – Guardian Cup R...
WVCC Club 10 TT – Guardian Cup R...
May 29 @ 18:30 – 21:00
The Guardian Cup is a season long competition based on a points system. The cup is awarded at the club dinner, and goes to the club member who has the most improved times throughout the[...]
Jun
1
Sat
2019
10:00 Training Ride
Training Ride
Jun 1 @ 10:00 – 15:00
Hatchmere X rds for a 10am sharp depart.. 10:01 we’ll be gone..
Jun
5
Wed
2019
10:00 Wrinklies Ride Out
Wrinklies Ride Out
Jun 5 @ 10:00 – 14:30
A 10:00 for a 10:10 depart.. an easy, no one gets left behind run. Usually head out into the wind so we have a tail wind home.
18:30 WVCC Club 10 TT – 2-up or tandems
WVCC Club 10 TT – 2-up or tandems
Jun 5 @ 18:30 – 21:00
  WVCC Club 10s 2019 – 2-up or tandems Ride with a partner, or as a pilot or a stoker! For new riders, just come along and have a go. It’s all about you and[...]

Club Meeting Times

Sunday runs:

09:30 - Winnington Park Rugby Football Club - see calendar for updated start times (Most runs 10:00 during the winter months)

Tuesday evening (informal - usually a small gathering!)

20:00 onwards - Winnington Park Rugby Football Club

Wednesday runs:

10:00 - Hatchmere

Subscribe! We'll email when a new post appears!

Email Weaver Valley CC

Your message was successfully sent.
Thank You!

Categories

Archives

Meta