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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

Apr
8
Wed
2020
10:00 Wrinklies Ride Out *CANCELLED*
Wrinklies Ride Out *CANCELLED*
Apr 8 @ 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.
Apr
11
Sat
2020
09:00 Training Rides *CANCELLED*
Training Rides *CANCELLED*
Apr 11 @ 09:00 – 12:00
“Both Saturday Rides” 1 & 2 Meet 9:00 at Hatchmere Ride 1 – Training ride – off first at 09:00. Bangor on Dee with a cafe stop at Cleopatras. Through and off, average 20-21mph Ride[...]
Apr
15
Wed
2020
10:00 Wrinklies Ride Out *CANCELLED*
Wrinklies Ride Out *CANCELLED*
Apr 15 @ 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.
Apr
18
Sat
2020
09:00 Training Rides *CANCELLED*
Training Rides *CANCELLED*
Apr 18 @ 09:00 – 12:00
“Both Saturday Rides” 1 & 2 Meet 9:00 at Hatchmere Ride 1 – Training ride – off first at 09:00. Bangor on Dee with a cafe stop at Cleopatras. Through and off, average 20-21mph Ride[...]
Apr
19
Sun
2020
09:00 Ron Sant 106km Audax – *CANCELLED*
Ron Sant 106km Audax – *CANCELLED*
Apr 19 @ 09:00 – 16:00
Audax UK – Announcement 16 March 2020 COVID-19 PANDEMIC: ALL AUDAX UK EVENTS, COMPETITIONS AND AWARDS SUSPENDED Following today’s updated guidance from the government, the Audax UK Board has taken the difficult decision to suspend[...]

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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