Author: WinchCC

A passion for cycling

Test new bikes on a closed circuit

The cycling website road.cc is organising a series of live events in 2017 that some club members may be interested in. The first event takes place in Bath. “How do you like the sound of an entire day spent trying out road bikes from Cube, Scott, Specialized, Canyon, Rose, Ribble and more? Would you also…
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MTB Night ride

We would like to get a midweek MTB night ride sorted for the autumn. #RusselScudamore #JimDavies already interested. Start time 6.30pm Abbey Terrace Thursday’s. Anyone interested or with any other thoughts, comment on this Facebook post!

National Hill Climb championship

Well done to Neil Reynolds qualifying for the National Hill Climb championship in Matlock, Derbyshire next Sunday. His recent results have helped get him the invite to the Nationals. This year the event has been heavily over subscribed and he was wondering if he would make the cut. He managed to secure a couple of…
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Fox recalls Float X2 rear shocks

Fox is recalling all model year 2016 and some 2017 Float X2 shocks. According the company, the air sleeve can rupture under compression, posing a crash hazard to the rider. The Float X2 shocks included in this recall were shipped on or before September 9, 2016 on complete bikes and as aftermarket shocks. Riders can…
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End to end tandem ride

Massive congratulations to the Captain and Stoker Russel Parker and Paul Workman completing their end to end tandem ride. Just remains for all in WCC to wish Russel and Lorraine a wonderful wedding day! You can catch up on the whole adventure on their blog here.    

Falling Leaves Sun – 2nd October, 2016

Thank you to the volunteers who have come forward to help Sarah on the day. So far we have 7 club entries & Sarah is hoping for a few more. Sarah is keen to avoid sign-ups on day & asked that everyone uses the Audax On Line Entry System before the event. The forecast is…
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WCC kit

Final orders for your order for the WCC kit from Endura. Orders by 1 October More information here

The further adventures of the Captain & the Stoker

As many of you will know club members Russ & Paul have already an impressive track record for their bike related “adventures”. Their latest, kicks off this coming Friday. It involves a very long ride on a tandem, the Orkneys, a wedding & also fund raising for a very worthy cause – for the full…
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WCC Club Kit

You now have the opportunity to place your order for the WCC kit from Endura. Orders by 30 September please. Ordering Endura operate an online ordering system and in order to access it you will need to email me with your details so I can add you to the ordering system. Those who ordered last…
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Updates to the Sunday Road Runs

Terry has updated the Road Rides list from October to the end of the year. You will see from the list that on the first Sunday of the month (second Sunday in October because of the Falling Leaves) there will also be an Easy group that rides at 12-14 mph, covering a shorter route but…
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