Club TT Results
McKee was the best club rider in our final 25 of the season, although
guest rider Stuart Travis clocked the fastest time. Go to results
for the details, including the Age Cats, and click on Tables
for the on-going points competition or Vets
Tables to see who's heading the age categories.
Park 3-Up Team Time Trial
to be held
at Mallory Park race circuit on Monday 24th July. Click here
for details and to download an entry form. There's a set of
rules for riders - please read before the event. Entries
will close on 22/07/17 or sooner if we receive 30 teams.
to start sheet to
see the list of 23 teams received
so far (updated 18/07/17).
check out the directions
and car parking arrangemets.
McKee sets new 50 record
set a new club 50 mile record
of 1:45:04 (28.55 mph), taking more than 3 minutes off the previous
record he set a year ago.
- Left after recent club time trial -
case (empty!). Left where signing-on takes place.
is our annual appleal for club members to contribute cakes etc.
for our open time trial on Saturday 29th July. We will also need
marshals for the event, so if necessary bring in friends or relatives
to lend a hand. Without this help we can't run the event - it's
not like a club TT.
to be talking about the 2018 OTT before the 2017 event has been
held, but the forms for next year have to be in by the end of
July this year, We're looking for someone to take over as event
secretary (full assistance will be given). It may be useful for
someone to shadow the organiser for the 2017 event. Any volunteers?
booking system 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.
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.
is a tricky issue as everyone wants to ride the popular courses.
However, like other clubs we'll cancel an event if we don't have
enough. Take a look at the volunteer
table to see who has volunteered so far this season. Remember,
volunteering for events on the K10/10 and K11/10T gain double
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
note that Chris Parsons has taken over membership from
Dave Aires (see contacts).
can pay by
or by cash or cheque to the membership secretary. As before, you
can pay for membership, the season's TTs and teas with a single
don't renew through the British Cycling on-line
system as payment
can take a few weeks to come through and we wrongly accuse our
members of not renewing.
fees remain as last year, except
the status of Juniors/Students has been clarified.
The AGM was
held on Wednesday 8th February at Dunchurch Village Hall. Once
again, a disappointing attendance, but click here
to see those serving on the new committee.
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
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 email@example.com
- disc wheel valve hole stickers with club logo at £1 per
set of 4. - see Chris Parsons.
Age Categories for 2017 Season
the 2017 club TT season the Committee are proposing a new age
related system for Vets. Check if your name is in the correct
category, if not please inform us on firstname.lastname@example.org
a look at the Age
Cat proposals.- any feedback would be welcome.
Craig McKee has added our club TT events to MYWindsock predictions.
Follow the link: MyWindSock
the recent AGM Chris Parsons has taken over club clothing
sales and this will include the Endura clothing, together with
any previous Impsport and hooded tops. See contacts
for Chris's contact details.
see what's available in our new
Endura range go to Endura
or cheques to Rugby RCC, or if you would prefer to pay by bank
transfer ask Roman or Laurie Bird for the account details.
now have hooded tops, with club logo embroidered, available
in S, M, L, XL & XXL at £16 each.
with club logo embroidered, available in S, M, L & XL at £10
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 -
A blue (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