Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Saturday 31st August Club Track Champs and Fun Day

We have decided this year to combine the Track Champs and Fun Day at Welwyn Track. The start time is 2 p.m.  All the family welcome and bring a picnic. Track Champs The usual racing programme.  Track bikes are available … Continue reading

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Help with Hillingdon Crit on June 29th

Reading CC have been in touch asking if we can help them. They are holding criterium races on the afternoon of Saturday 29th June and are having trouble recruiting a first aider for the event. If you are qualified and … Continue reading

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Cyclist Track Day, 18-19 May – £10 discount

I got this message yesterday from the club’s contact page. The discount code is CLUB35 “It’s Emily here from Cyclist Magazine. I’m reaching out to you with an exciting offer for our hugely popular Cyclist Track Days event at Lee … Continue reading

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Tim Wainwright’s bikes for sale

Especially if you audaxed, you would have known long-time Willesden member Tim Wainwright. Tim sadly died in March 2017, and now his wife Pauline, herself a cyclist, is putting his bikes up for sale. His audaxing career started in the … Continue reading

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New Wednesday Evening Club Run!! Members only

6.30pm on Wednesdays. Start outside Cycle Right, Northwood Hills. Bring lights but we should be back before dark. Not too far and not too fast. Just right.

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Willesden Rovers Cycling Club 1888

I spotted this posting on the Willesden Local History Society. It is from a newspaper said to have been published in 1888. Note the time the club run starts. Anyone have any further information on the Willenden Rovers?

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WILLESDEN CYCLING CLUB – CLUB RUNS 2019 March – June

WCCclubrunsMARCHJUNE19 WILLESDEN CYCLING CLUB – CLUB RUNS 2019 March – June All runs leave Shane’s Nursery, 29 Oxfod Road, Denham @ 09:30, unless otherwise stated. 3 March  –  Velolife, Warren row   –   NB:   WLCA “10” 10 March  –  Cheddington 17 … Continue reading

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Reliability Ride 2019, Results and more photos…

Can be found at http://www.willesdencyclingclub.co.uk/calendar/reliability-rides/ Ian O

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Willesden CC Reliablity 2019 Feb

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AGM

All club members have been emailed or posted an invite for the AGM  and a survey to complete.  If you have not received either message please email me (not other means of contact, please) at membership@willesdencyclingclub.org.uk and I will send them … Continue reading

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WILLESDEN HISTORICAL SLIDES/PHOTOS

Jim Love was the Willesden President for many years and he contacted me because he has in his possession a large number of slides and photos of the Willesden dating back to the 1920’s.  He was wondering whether there is … Continue reading

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New club 25 mile TT record

Stuart Birnie dropped a line to say he’d recorded a new personal best (and therefore a new club record) at the Acme Wheelers (Rhondda) CC 25 mile time-trial on May 20th. His time was 49:43. Chapeau!!

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Discount on Proviz Sports Products

Proviz Sports who make Hi-Viz sports products are offering a 15% discount to club members. The discount code is WillesdenCC15 and is applicable across all products on www.provizsports.com on an ongoing basis. This notice is not an endorsement by Willesden CC of … Continue reading

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The 2018 The John & Dulcie Walker Memorial Road Races

The following is a big thank you from Jayne Paine (Race Director for the John and Dulcie Walker) to all the volunteers who helped make the 2018 John and Dulcie Walker races such such an amazing and successful event. As … Continue reading

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WCC Road Race 16-9-2018

The followwing photographs were taken by the Car Park Attendant Ron Purdy who was still working when the Dulcie Walker event was running..Jane made a great success of both events. The girls in the kitchen did another marvellous job and … Continue reading

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This Concerns YOU.

Yes I mean You!!    Willesden Road Race organiser, Jayne Paine, is pitifully short of helpers for next weekend’s John and Dulcie Walker Road races. There are not enough people to fill each role and you should deep into yourself … Continue reading

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Results from the club track champs

Despite a small turn out, 6 senior riders and 2 youth riders, we had some good racing on Sunday 2nd September at the club track champs. Riders in senior races Darryl,  Roger, Connor, Chris, Ray and James. Youth races Lucie and … Continue reading

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Club Track Champs this Sunday 2nd September

The club track champs are this Sunday 2nd September at Welwyn track. Please arrive by 9.30 for a 10 am start.  Entry £5.00, bike hire £3.00.

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LONDON WALES LONDON ENTRIES OPEN 16 SEPTEMBER

Willesden’s thriving audax organisation continues to develop with new events being added to the long distance calendar all the time. And the popularity of events like London Wales London mean that the club is getting mentioned in national media such … Continue reading

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A very important date for all your diaries!!

The Willesden Cycling Club promoted road races, known as the John and Dulcie Walker Memorial Road Races, will be held on Sunday 16th September, at Little Milton Oxfordshire OX44 7PZ Jayne Payne is the Race Organiser/Director and she needs your … Continue reading

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