Club News February 2020
We have some lovely destinations coming up on our Saturday rides. We have a ride every Saturday and most distances are between 30 and 40 miles. Some rides are decided upon on the day and some destinations are pre-planned (weather dependent). Please see a list of the pre-planned destinations below. All the rides are at a social pace so are ideal for people wanting to increase their distance. Meet at the community centre for a 9.00am departure.
8th Feb - Newmillerdam
15th Feb - Ferrybridge
22nd Feb - The Windmills
29th Feb - Bingley
7th March - TBC
14th March - Garforth
21st March - Wigfield Farm
28th March - Delph
Tour de Roberttown
This year's Tour de Roberttown will take place on Sunday the 7th June. Meet at 10am on Commonside for a 10.30am start. Free entry, all welcome. Refreshments and souvenirs for all children taking part in the community centre after the ride.
Regardless of the weather, there is turbo training inside the Community Centre every Tuesday throughout the winter months. Doors open 6:15pm. Book a turbo on https://facebook.com/roberttownccc
Thursday sees our popular trail rides. These are leisurely rides between 15 & 20 miles. Suitable for mountain and hybrid bikes riding greenways, tracks & quiet roads. Ideal for beginner and novice cyclists. Meet at the community centre for a 6.30pm departure.
Your club - what would you like to see
Roberttown Community Cycling Club is your club - what would you like to see? If you have any suggestions or would like the club to cater for any specific needs please let us know. Speak to a ride leader, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or come along to one of the committee meetings. The next meeting is on the 9th September, 7.30pm at the New Inn, Roberttown.
For anyone wanting to order club kit, it can be ordered directly from Force GB who make all RCCC kit.
Group riding video
If you're new to group riding knowing how to communicate with your fellow cyclists is very important. Here's a video on group cycling hand signals - Group riding: How to use hand signals
Until next time - safe riding!