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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 […]

As a club, we’d like to wish Andrew Simpson @simmo_on_sport all the best for the future, with a heartfelt thanks for supporting WVCC all these years....

Upcoming Events

Jan
25
Sat
2020
10:00 Training Rides
Training Rides
Jan 25 @ 10:00 – 14:30
“Both Saturday Rides” 1 & 2 Meet 10:00 at Hatchmere Ride 1 – Training ride – off first at 10:00. Bangor on Dee with a cafe stop at Cleopatras. Through and off, average 20-21mph Ride[...]
Jan
26
Sun
2020
10:00 Downhill Freewheel Competition –...
Downhill Freewheel Competition –...
Jan 26 @ 10:00 – 15:30
The usual madness to kick the year off proper! Turn up as usual for the club run. We ride out to a hill, freewheel down the hill, see who gets the furthest! Simples. Then we[...]
Jan
29
Wed
2020
10:00 Wrinklies Ride Out
Wrinklies Ride Out
Jan 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.
Feb
1
Sat
2020
10:00 Training Rides
Training Rides
Feb 1 @ 10:00 – 14:30
“Both Saturday Rides” 1 & 2 Meet 10:00 at Hatchmere Ride 1 – Training ride – off first at 10:00. Bangor on Dee with a cafe stop at Cleopatras. Through and off, average 20-21mph Ride[...]
Feb
5
Wed
2020
10:00 Wrinklies Ride Out
Wrinklies Ride Out
Feb 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.
Feb
6
Thu
2020
20:00 Track Night – Manchester Velodro...
Track Night – Manchester Velodro...
Feb 6 @ 20:00 – 22:00
Track Night - Manchester Velodrome, National Cycling Centre @ National Cycling Centre | Manchester | England | United Kingdom
Track cycling. The perfect opportunity to get some excellent training and experience with the club. We have a British Cycling coach that will train you and give you probably the best 2 hour workout you’ve[...]

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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