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M&DTTA 50 Championship – WV...

M&DTTA 50 Championship – WVCC champs

Don’t we cyclists complain a lot about the cold & wet weather?  Saturday the Sun God took control and boy did we complain…..phew what a scorcher! WVCC had 5 entrants in the M&DTTA 50 champs but the main prize from our side was the Weaver Valley CC club 50 champs.  Would Jim Duffy finally take his […]

2-up TTT – 7th June 2017

2-up TTT – 7th June 2017

Sorry for the late report, life has been getting in the way! Contrary to rumours starting from a wind-up last week, this TT did not count for the Guardian Cup, for those who rode it solo.  It did however produce some interesting results, particularly from the 3-up of Hunt / Hassall & Langridge who produced a […]

Fastest Rider Points Table after Roun...

Fastest Rider Points Table after Round 4

At long last below is the current standings for the new trophy (yet to be named) for the person with the highest number points across 7 best rider out of 10 in the club 10’s based on placings on actual time rather than handicap time This competition is aimed at rewarding the fastest riders but […]

Guardian Cup 10 – Round 4 ̵...

Guardian Cup 10 – Round 4 – 31st May 2017

Another good night with a slight amount of rain but nothing to dampen the spirits.  Our humble club 10’s are attracting some quality riders these days with Olympic champions and pros last week and this week Simon Bridge, a regular winner in time trials and road races in the Manchester Area and recently moved to […]

Stone Wheelers 25 – 20th May 20...

Stone Wheelers 25 – 20th May 2017

This is the fastest course in the Manchester District on the A50 at Blythe Bridge.  It is also very likely that this will the last event on this road for a few seasons if not ever, as major road-works over the coming years will prevent racing.  So the event was massively over subscribed and the […]

Club 10’s – Guardian Cup ...

Club 10’s – Guardian Cup Round 2 – 17th May 2017

Another good night after the light rain of the afternoon with little wind and some good times recorded. Not quite as fast as last week but no complaints apart from the usual excuses.  Jim Duffy showed his blistering form with a near PB for club 10’s of 22:42 but his PB was set on a much […]

M&DTTA 25 Championship – 13...

M&DTTA 25 Championship – 13th May 2017

Today was the Manchester District 25 mile championship and as has been the trend this season to date, it was massively oversubscribed with getting on for 200 entries for 120 places.  Fortunately the event was a preference to Manchester DC riders so all of the returned entries were people from other areas. Weaver Valley had […]

Club 10’s – Guardian Cup ...

Club 10’s – Guardian Cup Round 1 – 10th May 2017

Last night saw the start of the Season long club 10’s and this Year the format of the series has changed slightly.  Previously the series was a handicap competition with points gained in each riders’ 5 best rides counting towards their final score in the Guardian Cup.  However there are 10 rounds in total so […]

Manchester DC Newsletter & Marsha...

Manchester DC Newsletter & Marshalling Register

Below is a link to the latest CTT newsletter for our District.  Also a new initiative has been set-up to encourage more people to volunteer a small amount of time to help out at events thus securing the future of the sport.  Participant numbers are up but unfortunately races are dropping off the calendar due […]

Dukinfield CC 50 – 6th May 2017

Dukinfield CC 50 – 6th May 2017

This first 50 of the Year in Cheshire has an amazing history.  It has been held every Year since 1928 and the Dukinfield Cyclists’ Club which is one of the oldest clubs in Britain was already 43 years old that year.  That first event was won by W.Ward of the Stretford Wheelers with a time […]

M&DLCA & East Lancs RC 10R...

M&DLCA & East Lancs RC 10’s – 29th April 2017

Due to popular demand (from Jim Duffy as he hates writing reports), I am posting my first TT report of the Year.  Jim posted the others because this year I started racing much later than usual due to various holidays and annoying things like work getting in the way of my cycling. The afternoon started […]

Manchester DC – Future of Time ...

Manchester DC – Future of Time Trialling

Attached is the latest Manchester DC newsletter highlighting the discussions that took place back in November, at a conference to discuss the future of the sport.  Bottom line is that we need more people to help so if you would like to put something back into the sport, read on and get in touch with […]

Great to hear that @WeaverValleyCC Oulton Park Series was a success and they are planning to run it again next year #useitorloseit

I hope it's ok to ask for some advice on here? What is the best way to prepare yourself for hill climbing. I'm cycling a 50 mile route next weekend in North Wales which has a climb of 4700 feet in total. I'm ok with the distance, but think the most I've climbed over that distance is 3200 feet. ... ’Expand’’Hide’

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Majorca all booked, 10th April for 10 nights 🚴🌞😁👍 ... ’Expand’’Hide’

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Thanks Jim and all involved in putting together the excellent Oulton Park series. First class in every respect. ... ’Expand’’Hide’

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Great pics courtesy of Stephen Lally from the last event in the WVCC Oulton Park series in 2017, many thanks to all who came to help and Support. 👍🚴😃🌞 ... ’Expand’’Hide’

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Look Pen-y-pass in 20c ☀️a far cry from the galeforce winds and sideways rain back in March - I even had a tail wind down the pass into Llanberis😜 ... ’Expand’’Hide’

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Upcoming Events

Jun
28
Wed
2017
18:30 WVCC Club 10 TT – Guardian Cup –...
WVCC Club 10 TT – Guardian Cup –...
Jun 28 @ 18:30 – 21:00
Guardian Cup – Round 6 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[...]
Jul
2
Sun
2017
all-day M&DTTA 100 – Club 100 mile TT Ch...
M&DTTA 100 – Club 100 mile TT Ch...
Jul 2 all-day
M&DTTA 100 – Club 100 mile TT Championship. Although an open event, the time recorded for this event is used to find the 2017 Club 100 mile TT Champion. See: https://www.cyclingtimetrials.org.uk/race-details/15459
Jul
4
Tue
2017
19:30 Committee meeting
Committee meeting
Jul 4 @ 19:30 – 21:00
Longer run, at a steady pace.
Jul
5
Wed
2017
18:30 WVCC Club 10 TT – Guardian Cup –...
WVCC Club 10 TT – Guardian Cup –...
Jul 5 @ 18:30 – 21:00
Guardian Cup – Round 7 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[...]

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

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