Cycling safety on our roads is a major issue
Good morning fellow peddlers and pundits. This week I have been asked to convey a few safety messages to
reinforce the need for more tolerance and better conduct whilst we go about our daily commutes in and around Southport. Also on Friday this week I will be attending a fabulous event where you are invited to come and support the Macmillan Cancer Charity as they raise money for the cause by holding the World’s biggest coffee morning here in Southport!
Click here to read more
For more ‘On Yer Bike’ articles please see the news menu.
Once again we will be holding the annual dinner and prize presentation at the old Southport old links golf club.
The night will include a three course meal, a disco, a guest speaker and a raffle.
Arrival time is 7.00 pm
Tickets are £20 and will be available to purchase on Monday nights from
Continue reading Club Dinner Friday 25th of November 2016
By Ian Bailey – Edited By Mike Lloyd
Sunday the 4th was also an exciting day for Southport Cycling Club as the 125 year old national cycling magazine ‘Cycling Weekly’ were came to report on the Club. Organised by club secretary Ken Beck, Cycling Weekly’s reporter Hannah Bussey together with their photographer Andrew joined the
Continue reading News – Cycling Weekly – Ride of the Roses – Time Trial Results
Saturday 24th September – 8:30 Ride. Clubhouse 8 :30, Ainsdale 8:45, Ashurst to church, Parbold, Stoney Lane, Red Rocks, Rivington, Return route to be agreed at Cafe.
Will (White), Geoff (Caton) and Simon (Kirwan) ride across the Pyrennes – words by Geoff, pictures by Simon (and a couple from Geoff) creaking by Will.
To read the full story click here. Or go to “About Us” on the menu
This event will take place on Sunday 2nd October with the first rider off at 11.30.am The venue is Ashurst climb.(Higher Lane, Beacon Lane, Mill Lane)
Signing on from 11.00.am.
Please not that riders under 12 years old are NOT allowed to compete.
Competitors under the age of 18 years may only compete with the
Continue reading Inter – Club Hill Climb – SCC Hill Climb Championship
Advance notice SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 4th Please can you be at the Cycling Club at 09-00 The Ben Gautrey Foundation people want to take a photo of our Juniors in the NEW KIT for their website. After the photo shoot there will be a ride for the under twelves to Croston stopping at Twin Lakes Velo
Continue reading Ben Gautrey Foundation Juniors Photo and Cycling Weekly Ride With feature at club house Sunday the 4th
Visiter Column – Article 79
By Ian Bailey
After a week of fascinating cycling action at the Olympics congratulations go the GB team who has won an incredible 10 medals in the games. This week we are turning our attention to a week last Sunday and the Ben Gautrey Foundation’s challenging cycle ride. Starting out
Continue reading A slice of ‘On Yer Bike’ to savour – Bens Ride
Apologies to those who missed this one — I’d had family commitments, and was not sure whether I could make it or not, so put a FB message out late on Saturday in case I could generate any interest.
I’d planned on a ride to Cafe De Lune – but when no one else appeared
Continue reading Not the third Sunday Ride
This Saturday’s ride will start at the Clubhouse at 8:30, reaching the Plough for 8:45 and will pass through Mere Brow, Rufford, Stoney Lane, Red Rocks, Rivington, then Anglezarke in reverse for a change, Chorley and then head home.