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New Monthly Women Only Rides

Calling all Ladies!

How do you fancy spending a couple of hours on a Sunday in the fresh air – exercising and socialising. Southport Cycling Cub are introducing a monthly WOMEN-ONLY ride (over 16s only) for both beginners and experienced riders. Current SCC female members are very welcome.

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Upcoming Events

Feb
21
Thu
7:00 pm Turbo Session – Clubhouse
Turbo Session – Clubhouse
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
If  you’re interested in the joining the club turbo session at the club house on Thursdays please let Pete Scott know. We also have ‘Turbo Thursday’ Whatsapp group, please let Pete know if you wish[...]
Feb
28
Thu
7:00 pm Turbo Session – Clubhouse
Turbo Session – Clubhouse
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
If  you’re interested in the joining the club turbo session at the club house on Thursdays please let Pete Scott know. We also have ‘Turbo Thursday’ Whatsapp group, please let Pete know if you wish[...]
Mar
7
Thu
7:00 pm Turbo Session – Clubhouse
Turbo Session – Clubhouse
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
If  you’re interested in the joining the club turbo session at the club house on Thursdays please let Pete Scott know. We also have ‘Turbo Thursday’ Whatsapp group, please let Pete know if you wish[...]
Mar
10
Sun
9:00 am Women Only Ride @ Club Room
Women Only Ride @ Club Room
Mar 10 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
A ride exclusively for ladies and a great chance for beginners to try out riding in a group. More details nearer the date. Start time from the Club room at 9.30. am. and back by[...]
Mar
14
Thu
7:00 pm Turbo Session – Clubhouse
Turbo Session – Clubhouse
Mar 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
If  you’re interested in the joining the club turbo session at the club house on Thursdays please let Pete Scott know. We also have ‘Turbo Thursday’ Whatsapp group, please let Pete know if you wish[...]
Mar
17
Sun
8:30 am Peak District Club Ride
Peak District Club Ride
Mar 17 @ 8:30 am
Sunday March 17th Peak District Hilly ride. About 80 miles.
9:30 pm SCC Road Bike Challenge (SCC mem...
SCC Road Bike Challenge (SCC mem...
Mar 17 @ 9:30 pm
First TT of the season on the new course starting at Tarlton Sun 10 D33-10 Tarleton Start time 9.30  
Mar
21
Thu
7:00 pm Turbo Session – Clubhouse
Turbo Session – Clubhouse
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
If  you’re interested in the joining the club turbo session at the club house on Thursdays please let Pete Scott know. We also have ‘Turbo Thursday’ Whatsapp group, please let Pete know if you wish[...]
Mar
23
Sat
8:30 am Dolan Youth Races – Victoria Park
Dolan Youth Races – Victoria Park
Mar 23 @ 8:30 am
The date for this year’s Dolan Youth Races have been set as the 23rd & 30th of March and the 6th of April. As usual the events will take place on the park next the[...]
Mar
28
Thu
7:00 pm Turbo Session – Clubhouse
Turbo Session – Clubhouse
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
If  you’re interested in the joining the club turbo session at the club house on Thursdays please let Pete Scott know. We also have ‘Turbo Thursday’ Whatsapp group, please let Pete know if you wish[...]

Bickerstaffe Road Races report. Saturday 28th April

Results        Bickerstaffe 2018Results for Web

Report by Club President Colin Baldwin

I was driving round the course at 6 am placing out ‘cycle event’ signs and finalising a risk assessment re potholes etc at the same time realising it might be a

Neil Wright, Simon Deeley, Elliot Gough, Conor McKinnon and Martin Bailey

Neil Wright, Simon Deeley, Elliot Gough, Conor McKinnon and Martin Bailey

dry day for weather after all. Earlier forecasts were to be proved incorrect. Opened up the HQ at 7 am and was quickly joined by ‘signing on’ helpers Dave Livvy and Irene/Jim Gunn..

Marshalls briefed and manning the junctions wearing hi viz and carrying red flags,all looked the part,without their valued support there would be no race. Lead cars driven by Eddie O’Brien and Ken Beck. Medics arrived after some difficulty finding the HQ (panic over).

For the men’s event there were 56 starters including I believe a record of 5 budding road race members from the club. Once into the race Junior Conor McKinnon was having gear trouble and was forced to drop back.,whilst the others managed to stay with the group, by this time the speed was high, each of the 12 laps saw our lads hanging in, and eventually managed to finish safely in the bunch. The winner was Mike Ashurst (Team BioRacer). Race speed averaged 26 mph.

Prizes awarded straight afterwards, with thanks to our generous sponsors., Andy Grice ….St.James Finance, Twin Lakes Velo cafe, MeCycle and Secret Training.

Women’s Event…

Sally Waterworth

Sally Waterworth

This year run on a Handicap basis over 12 laps..39 miles. The scratch group started 3 mins 30 secs behind the front  group.,with 36 starters and some riders not having raced previously this is an excellent introduction to road racing. In the front group was new club rider and Ironman qualifier Sally Waterwoth making her debut… In the event was Dame Sarah Storey with two younger team mates,with husband Barney providing neutral service in the team car, Issy McKinnon was excited to be a passenger in the car and see the race at first sight (a day she will long remember). The eventual winner was Jay Hine a development rider from Yorkshire…with Sally finishing in the bunch.

All in all a great days racing and my thanks to all who contributed in any way by giving their time to promote the sport and the club,I have received lots of positive feedback which makes the sleepless nights worthwhile.

Full results to follow.

Colin
El Prez 👍🏼

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