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Willesden win Audax Organisers Trophy

The Willesden’s commitment to laying on great audax events has been recognised by Audax UK.  The Squadra Verde has won the Organisers’ Award for 2017 which goes to the club which is responsible for the most rider points. Simply put, more … Continue reading

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WORTHY WORDS ABOUT FORMER WILLESDEN CHARACTERS

The following message came from John Jones, the Central Region Treasurer via Jayne Payne: “I have always been interested in the activities of the Willesden, in my young days Paul (Digger) Baulch was one of the countries top time triallists, … Continue reading

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Willesden Road Race Sun 24 Sept 2017

Again thanks to Jayne we had a really good day,with lots of help from marshals and the ladies suppling the food, and all the othrs behind the sean. Here are a few pictures of the day. Ron Purdy

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REMINDER – Marshals for WCC road races

To all members of the Willesden Cycling Club We are still short of marshalls for the road races on 24 September, so please come forward and help your club.  The first race is off at 9.30 – so if people … Continue reading

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British Cycling AGM – Hillingdon 14th September 2017

The following email was sent to us and anyone in the club are welcome to attend: The Regional Board and Committee warmly welcome you to join us on the 14th Sept at the Hillingdon Circuit from 1900 until 2200 (approximately) … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed for the Nyctophobic 100km and Anfractuous 200km

Martin Lucas requires some help on the October Audaxes – Saturday 14 October. There are volunteers to help with route checking and the morning start but assistance in the evening would be very welcome, so if anyone can spare a … Continue reading

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Willesden Club Meeting – Friday 1 September

A club general meeting will be held this Friday 1st September at 8.00 p.m. in the Club House at Minet Park Track.    Any reports from officers unable to get there would be most appreciated. The Willesden are in desperate … Continue reading

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This Sunday 3rd September track champs

Club Track Champs 2017 at Welwyn on Sunday 3rd September from 11.00 to 13.00. Please arrive at 10.30 for 11.00 start.  Track bike hire available for £3.  Youth, Junior and Senior champs to be decided. All welcome including spectators!

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WIllesden October Audaxes

Saturday 14th October brings the start of the new Audax season, kicking off with the Nyctophobic 100km and Anfractuous 200km from ride HQ at Chalfont St Peter near Denham with wooded Chiltern lanes and rolling downs galore. The routes head … Continue reading

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Willesden Funday Photos 20-8-17

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RIVERSIDE TO RIVERSIDE RIDE – LAST WEDNESDAY

Anne Mograby, with the help of Mick Hill and John Tipping put on a very enjoyable ride last week, along with the weather. “Wednesday, August 16th was a dry and mostly sunny day, unlike the previous Wednesday, so all looked … Continue reading

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Club Track champs 2017

Club Track Champs 2017 at Welwyn on Sunday 3rd September from 11.00 to 13.00. Please arrive at 10.30 for 11.00 start.  Track bike hire available for £3.  Youth, Junior and Senior champs to be decided. All welcome including spectators!

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REMINDERS

REMINDERS FOR THE FOLLOWING EVENTS HAPPENING THIS COMING WEEK Riverside to Riverside Ride – Wednesday 16th August  and Willesden Fun Day – Sunday 20 August. Details below Riverside to Riverside Ride – Wednesday 16th August WILLESDEN FUN DAY – SUNDAY 20 AUGUST

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John & Dulcie Walker Road Race for 2017

https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/events/details/157557/John-Walker-and-Dulcie-Walker-Memorial-Road-RacesThe Willesden will be holding their annual John and Dulcie Walker road races on Sunday, 24th September 2017 Venue:   Little Milton Village Hall, Thame Road, Little Milton, Oxfordshire, OX44  7PZ RACE 1 Dulcie Walker Memorial Road Race 80km (Regional … Continue reading

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WILLESDEN FUN DAY – SUNDAY 20 AUGUST

The Willesden Fun day this year is on Sunday 20 August at Hillingdon  Circuit.  Arrive at 1.30 for a 2.00 start. Fun races for all the family.  You can ride, help or just bring a picnic and enjoy the day. … Continue reading

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A Ride to Remember Tim – Sunday 16th July

Earlier this year we lost Tim Wainwright, a highly respected and loved member of our club.  Tim lived in Sanderstead, Croydon and rode many miles though the lanes of Kent. His great friend and riding companion, Mark Green, is inviting us … Continue reading

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Wembley Park Cycle Club for Kids

Free Kids’ Cycle Club for 7-12 year olds Starting Saturday 17th June from 9.30-11.30am in the Yellow Car Park opposite Wembley Stadium Riders should already be able to ride a bike and will need their own bikes and helmets which … Continue reading

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Boulter’s Bash and a couple of other Audaxes

Willesden CC are running three Audaxes on Sunday 2nd July 2017 all starting from Riverside Gardens, Maidenhead. The Bash has a history of attracting good weather. The rides are: 1 Jack Eason Struggle, 200K, 08:00 calling at Dorking, Leith Hill, … Continue reading

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Club General Meeting Friday 9 June

Just a reminder that we will be holding our club’s general meeting this Friday 9th June at 8.00 p.m. in the Club House at Minet Park Track.    Any reports from officers unable to get there would be most appreciated. … Continue reading

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SUPER STAR JAYNE PAINE WON ANOTHER GOLD MEDAL

Fantastic news! Jayne won the UCI Tour of Cambridgeshire Gran Fondo on Sunday 4 June. She smashed it and recorded the fastest chip-time out of all the women – 3 hours 23 minutes 42 seconds.   There were 54 women in … Continue reading

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