subs due on January 1st
at this time of the year it's time to pay up. The good news is
that we've kept all our
at the same level as last year. Please
note that Phil Scott has taken over membership (see contacts).
can pay by
or by cash or cheque made out to Rugby RCC. As before, you can
pay for membership, the season's TTs and teas with a single payment
don't renew through the British Cycling on-line
system as payment
can take a few weeks and you get charged for the privilege.
of our WattBikes series, with Chris Orfeur topping the points
table. Go to Table
to see the points and positions.
you're interested in riding go to WattBikes
for more details.
clothing for 2018
can order club clothing (contact Chris Parsons) and have it
delivered to your door. Read our clothing
page to find out how it works.
Club TT Results
win for Oliver Billing in our end of season Hill Climb. Go to
for the details, including the age categories, Click on Tables
for the on-going points competition or Vets
Tables to see who's heading the age categories (now updated
after earlier errors!).
win for Craig McKee on our Club 50 on our new K10/15 course..
Go to Results
for the details, including the age categories,
2-up TT was won by the pairing of Dave Newton and Dave Kiernan.
Go to 2-up
results for details. As it was a 2-up these results
won't be included in the points competition, so the tables remain
was a win for Chris Parsons on the K11/5 course at Willoughby,
Go to results
for the details,
We held our annual awards evening on Friday 20th October. Click
to see pictures of some of the prize winners, along with star
guest Dean Downing.
Vet on Standard Results
we've completed the 10 & 25 mile TTs for the season we can
publish the final list of Vet on Std results. Riders over 40 have
to have ridden at least 4 10s and 2 25s to qualify. The list (and
previous winners) can be seen on Vet
on Std 2017. If you wish to challenge this fairly complicated
calculation feel free to get in touch.
booking system for club TTs closes at 4 pm prompt on
the day of the event, but it's still possible to enter at the
event if there are spaces. If you're
unable to make it please remember to cancel so that someone else
can move up the order.
10-mile open time trial, held on the K11/10T
on Saturday 29th July was won by David Mead (Lutterworth CC RT)
in 19-32. Go to Open
2017 Index to see all the details
Park 3-Up Team Time Trial
to see how the teams performed at our TTT held at the Mallory
Park race circuit on Monday 24th July. To see more details of
clubs and riders who took part see start
was a win for Rugby RCC in the annual inter-club event, with Rugby
Velo only able to field the required 6 riders. Go to inter-club
results for the details, or
go to Interclub History
to see results of previous years
you be seen?
apologies for repeating this message from last year. Gloomy evenings
show many riders would benefit from a front light. Timekeeping
at the finish reinforces this message and it's easy to see how
an oncoming motorist could miss a cyclist travelling in the opposite
direction. Modern lights don't add much weight and could save
a big repair bill, (or even your life). We have spare lights
which riders can borrow if they forget.
minor change to the handicapping involving the carryover times
from last year so as to put more emphasis on this year's times.
To understand how it works go to handicaps
Club TT Season - all the results
to the Points Table
to see the final positions, or click on
see the list of events and the results. Also check out the 2016
Vet on Standard
on 18th Jan was attended by 32 people. These
are the benefits from VeloAtelier that club members are entitled
off complete bikes
off custom frame-sets (when built into complete bikes)
off an initial bike-fit assessment (normal price currently
off any accessories required during Bikefitting.
off any second set of Custom moulded insoles (normal price
quarterly cleat and bike-fit clinic for juniors
you train with power, accurate analysis is essential. We've managed
to agree a 20% discount on the Training Peaks Athlete Premium
Edition for club members. Training
Peaks Premium allows you to train smarter, not harder. Log
your workouts; plan your season; and analyse your heart rate,
power, pacing and other data. Make analyse based decisions and
measure your fitness over time using your Training Stress Score
(TSS), the Performance Management Chart and a range of other tools.
You can also access your Training Peaks account on Android, iPhones
or on the web. To
get the discount code contact Craig McKee on 07763860079 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- disc wheel valve hole stickers with club logo at £1 per
set of 4. - see Chris Parsons.
Craig McKee has added our club TT events to MYWindsock predictions.
Follow the link: MyWindSock
now have hooded tops,
with club logo embroidered, available in S, M, L, XL &
XXL at £16 each.
shirts, with club logo embroidered, available in
S, M, L & XL at £10 each.
in recent report: "Riders
who only fasten their number at the top probably don't realise
that it flaps around and makes it unreadable for the timekeepers.
Definitely a case of mistaken identity waiting to happen."
Apart from using all 4 pins you might consider this solution:
Craig McKee who has obtained a 15% discount for club members.
Course, calling out your number also helps!
thought about a bike fitting? This is about making the bike fit
the rider instead of the other way round! Go to All3Motion
Bike Fitting for details.
member Neill Coventry has opened his new shop in Oxford.
Click on ubyk
for more information.
property - Left after club time trials -
Spec Savers Spectacle case (empty!).
(Met) cycling helmet
A black T-shirt with Rugby Triathlon 2010 logo,
A pair of black & grey 'Madison' gloves
A grey hooded-top
Two pairs of sun glasses