To mark the public opening of the London Olympic Velodrome this years’ Good Friday Track meeting was moved to the new venue from its traditional home, London’s previous Olympic track, at Herne Hill. Following the freezing temperatures of last year everyone year was grateful to be inside where the racing was certainly hot. There was a good crowd to witness some really good racing. Zipvit sport sponsored Lichfield had one sole representative, 15 year old Nether . . . → To Read More Click : Good Friday Track Meeting
In recent years several families from our club have travelled to a small town near Eindhoven in Holland where our children took part in a weeks cycling activity. Basically a week long stage race but with team games and cycling clinics (a bit like RSR workshops). I can only describe this as some of the best experiences we have ever had in cycling – and I include my years of competing at the Paralympics!
To see the . . . → To Read More Click : WielerStimuleringsDagen (Cycling Promotion Days)
Mick Davies has been working on the development of his chip timing system and has been testing it at the Curborough sessions on Fridays for the past few weeks.
The ankle tags did not work very well (to be expected really but you never know) so have removed them from the list.
There are a couple of riders (Phil Smith and Steve Mullen) who may have been missed on the last lap or maybe just did not fancy . . . → To Read More Click : Curborough Friday Timings
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