Author: WinchCC

A passion for cycling

INTO OXFORDSHIRE – SUNDAY 11th SEPTEMBER 2016

To All Roadies Following on from last years Away-day ride to Sherston I have put together a similar ride over new ground this time in Oxfordshire. The majority of the ride is on minor roads or quiet lanes apart from the beginning when we take on a short stretch of the Fosse Way at Stow.…
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Falling Leaves 100k Audax

Please see below an email from Sarah who is again organising this year’s event. It would be good to get as many club members riding as possible & signing up before the event (It really does help Sarah & also helps things run much more smoothly on the day !) . Full details are shown…
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Colnago Arte – road bike for sale

Colnago Arte – road bike for sale (£300) Beautiful bike.  Good condition. Aluminium with carbon forks and stays. Ultegra/105 components. Was £1,800 new Call Court on 07872 830 044

Police warn Forest of Dean cyclists to be vigilant after rider hurt by “trap”

Cyclists in the Forest of Dean have been told to beware of booby traps after a rider was hurt when he crashed into branches deliberately put on a mountain bike trail. The rider sustained “significant cuts and grazes” in the incident on a trail at Staple Edge on Monday 22 August, say Gloucestershire Police. Officers…
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The Winchcombe Show

  Dear Club Members A big thank you to everyone who came along & supported the club at the Winchcombe show & made it such a great success. Particular thanks to Paul for kindly supplying a marquee for us, which this year provided some very welcome shade ! Thanks also to David & Brian for…
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Maratona dles Dolomiti

Best wishes to Club Members Nigel Taylor and Stuart Bonham who are now in Italy preparing for the Maratona dles Dolomiti road event this coming Sunday – 3rd July – 160K but 4000+ metres of climbing!

Updates to the Sunday Road runs

The Road runs list has been updated to include rides from July to September and can be found on the road page of the website. You will see are planning to repeat the the club rides meet at Cotswold Farm Park on 21 August.

360° Cycling Safety Video: Lambeth Bridge

As more and more cyclists seem to be taking up the idea of a camera on the bike, this Youtube video showcases 360° camera technology on bicycles – while talking about how to safely negotiate one of London’s most dangerous stretches of road. While the video is playing, you are able to look around all…
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Update on club activities

CLUB PHOTOGRAPH Andrew Davies is compiling a video diary of a year in the life of Winchcombe & will be featuring the club . He would like to get a group photograph & we are planning to do this (weather permitting)  next Sunday morning at 09.00 outside the Library. We’re keen to get as many…
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MOUNTAIN MAYHEM 2016!

  Congratulations to the club teams –  Winchcombe Honcers &  Night Riding Ninjas who completed 24 & 20 laps in the 24 hour Off Road Endurance Race at Gatcombe Park last weekend & also to Pat Boulton who rode the event as a solo rider. It was a great event & despite very weary limbs…
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