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WVCC Risk Assessment Update 2024

WVCC Risk Assessment Update 2024

Reading Time: 2 minutes Since the start of the year seven of the committee plus three other members have undertaken first aid certification and a British Cycling Club Leader qualification. Both courses proved to be very worthwhile and have assisted us in the annual review of our generic Risk Assessment for club rides. This is available for members to […]

Tenerife – an invitation

Tenerife – an invitation

Reading Time: 2 minutes From Andrew Mallagh I visited the Canaries a couple of times this last winter and did a really good vehicle supported guided tour with Tenerife Bike Training. It is run by the Delgado brothers who were fantastic. They are really well organised, great communication and safety and realistic pricing. Below are links to 3 of […]

Committee Update – March ’24

Committee Update – March ’24

Reading Time: 3 minutes The committee met in early March for our regular meeting. News highlights include a new Off Road Secretary, news on how we hope to consolidate our improvements in safety, a potential Kit Demo from Provision and dates for the diary including the Mens and Womens Road Race! Off Road Secretary Having performed the role of […]

Summer 10 mile TT series

Reading Time: < 1 minute Roll up, Roll up. Test yourself against the watch and ride the club 10 summer series. Meet at Shakerley Mere Carpark at 6:30 pm every Wednesday night thru the summer for a 7pm start. [apart from 19th and 26th June] Check the calendar on the club website for details. £5 entry fee. 1st event is […]

Whitchurch, The Sheep Shed 18/2/24

Reading Time: 2 minutes Another nice, mild and not particularly windy day had John K, Geoff M, Rich M, Emily M, Sam T and Carl J take a meandering ride out to a new club destination, The Sheep Shed near Whitchurch. It was generally a pretty flat ride but the hills, as much as they were, came before we […]

Pontcysyllte Chapel Tea Room 4/2/2024

Reading Time: 2 minutes Another mild day yesterday and there were 5 eager faces at the start, Sam, Emily, Jeff F, Alex and Me (I was definitely a little jaded after yesterday’s exertions on and off the bike). We picked up Ross at Whitegate and the 6 of us headed off in to the stiffening breeze taking ad-hoc turns […]

Saturday ride to Holt 3/2/24

Reading Time: < 1 minute The 2 Carls, Andy E, Benn, Craig, Geoff, Kev and me tipped up at Hatchmere this morning & it was positively spring-like. Not a quick day, we all stayed together but Kev and big Carl needed to get home so didn’t do the BOD loop & went straight to Holt. The remaining 6 of us […]

Malpas 21/01/2024

Reading Time: 2 minutes Jeff, Carl, Sam, Emily, Stuart, Dave, Paul, Graham, Neil and me turned up for duty at 9.30 this morning, a mild but damp day. The route was the old Saturday training ride but heading to Malpas. Emily suggested a brand new cafe that she was quite excited about going to, having never tried it, The […]

Saturday training ride 20/01/2024

Reading Time: < 1 minute I drove out to the club this morning and arrived late which meant a rapid ride out to Hatchmere. I made pretty good time and arrived to see several rear lights disappearing in to the forest. I caught up with Carl, Geoff and Alex and the 4 of us were a good unit into the […]

Long club ride to Higher Kinnerton

Reading Time: < 1 minute Today’s long ride to Higher Kinnerton saw 7 of us set off in chilly, damp conditions. I initially had concerns about black ice but it warmed up and started raining a bit. We had a pretty uneventful and pleasant 30 miles to Walters cafe. My first time there & my feedback is; on a nice […]

Committee Update – Jan ’24

Reading Time: 3 minutes Our regular bi-monthly committee meeting was held on Tuesday 9th January 2024. Some highlights include improved safety statistics in 2023, a new plan to improve our communication between members and an update on the vacant Club Runs Captain position. Read on to find out more. You will also have seen recent communications about the Club […]