This year Lichfield cycling club, in conjunction and agreement with its sponsors Zipvit sport, has introduced a women’s racing team. The weekend saw the team on only its third outing but already the riders are beginning to show signs of greater understanding and improvement. The quintet of Emma Birtles, Abby Norman, Julie Cooper, Isabelle Clarke and Emily Capewell certainly didn’t look out of place in a strong field at Victoria Park circuit races in Leamington Park . . . → To Read More Click : Lichfield’s Zippy Ladies turn on the style in Leamington
BC are looking at funding First Aid courses around the region. If there is enough interest around Lichfield we may get a course here.
If you are/have been a first aider and your certificate is going to expire shortly this would be a good opportunity to get re-qualified.
If you would like to go on a course – probably in June please let me . . . → To Read More Click : First Aid Course
The next 2 sessions are on the 20th and 27th April at Wolverhampton and Halesowen respectively. I am able to nominate 8 riders and have 6 places left. Please could you contact me with names of anyone who wishes to attend by Sunday . . . → To Read More Click : Youth Track Clusters
BC are organising activity at The Friary – see
Lichfield . . . → To Read More Click : BC School Holiday activities at The Friary
The sun shone for the opening weekend of the Cross Country Mountain Bike series held at Codham Park in Essex. An interesting course that started with tough grassy climbs, fast singletrack, a technical wooded area finishing with a full BMX track! The Lichfield riders enjoyed the challenge though competition was high.
In the Juvenile class Harvey Rollason and Marcus Holmes got their first taste of a National XC MTB race, Harvey finished in 19th place but Marcus . . . → To Read More Click : Round one of British Cycling MTB Cross-Country Series – Codham Park, Essex