Monthly Archives March 2014

Junior Members Ride0

Sunday 30th March 2014. A juniors/members (all are welcome) ride has been organised for Sunday.

Please meet in the carpark at the end of the cycle path in Llanwnda for 9.00am.

The plan is to go up to Nasereth and over to Garn and down to Tremadog. Through Llanfrothen, up to Rhyd and down to Maentwrog. Up to Blaenau, over The Crimea and down to Betws y Coed. Up to Capel Curig (cafe stop) , Pen-y-Gwryd and down to Llanberis. Through to Llanrug, up to Ceunant and down to Caeathro and Bontnewydd. From Bont back to Llanwnda via the cycle path . Approx. 68 miles.

Please contact John in advance if you wish to come along on this ride, via Facebook, email or telephone.

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Final Turbo Training Session Winter 2013/140

The final Turbo Training Session of the winter will be this Thursday, 27th March, at The Beacon Climbing Center. Hopefully we’ll have another superb turnout of twenty five or more riders for this leg burning, lung busting, heart pounding evenings workout. All kicks off at 7.00pm, be there early to avoid disappointment!

If anyone has any kit, components, wheels etc that they brought along and didn’t get sold last week, please bring them along and we’ll try to sell them again once the TTS has finished at 8.00pm.

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Junior Members Ride0

Sunday 23rd March 2014. A juniors/members (all are welcome) ride has been organised for Sunday.

Please meet in the carpark at the end of the cycle path in Llanwnda for 9.30am.

The plan is to go up to Y Ffor, over to Llannor, Boduan, Dinas, and down to Sarn Meyllteryn. From Sarn up and over Mynyedd Rhiw and to Abersoch. Lunch Stop. Out of Abersoch and over to Pwllheli, Abererch, Llangybi, Bwlch Derwin and back to Llanwnda. Approx. 66 miles.

Please contact John in advance if you wish to come along on this ride, via Facebook, email or telephone.

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CSAS Race Marshals course, Saturday 29th March0

Welsh Cycling are offering the opportunity for Club members to undertake a days training to become an accredited CSAS Race Marshal. The course will be run by officers from Gwent Police at NW Police Headquarters in Colwyn Bay (location and times to be confirmed) on Saturday 29th March.

Race Marshals are a crucial part of the structure of any race, and without marshals no races could be held on public roads. CSAS Race Marshals play a very important role in road racing by controlling traffic at major junctions, roundabouts, narrow bridges and making other highway hazards safer for riders to pass. This award empowers marshals to legally stop and direct traffic at competitive cycle events. The scheme enables both motor bike and static marshals to exercise these powers...

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Bring & Buy Sale0

A quick reminder that the Club is holding a “Bring & Buy” sale at the Beacon Climbing Center on Thursday 20th March, starting at 8.00 pm. The sale will take place in the upstairs room were the Turbo Training Sessions are held. The idea is for members to bring clothing, bike components, wheels, frames or even complete bikes that they would like to sell.

There is no charge involved. The sales will be between individuals, and the Club has no financial benefit from any sales. Please have a look, you may be surprised at what you may have to sell.

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Junior Members Ride0

Sunday 16th March 2014. A juniors ride/meet has been organised for Sunday.

Please meet outside the Spar shop on Y Maes in Caernarfon at 10.00am.

There is no fixed route this week, It will be a “Magical Mystery Tour”!! Approx 50 miles, C’fon to C’fon.

Please contact Derek in advance if you wish to come along on this ride, via email or telephone.

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Club Things, March 20140

Gee, we’re in March already!! The weather is trying to improve, though the first weekend of March hasn’t been the driest. Yet I see more and more riders out training, riding and generally enjoying their sport, I even know some of them! Long may cycling continue to grow.

The March edition of the “Cycling Events Calendar” has been sent to your e-mail accounts, and includes more events to wet your appetites. If you are aware of any events that you feel should be included, please let me know and they will be included in the April edition.

The Club 2014 kit order has been placed with the supplier and should be with us week commencing 7th April. If you didn’t put a request in for kit and suddenly thought you actually needed something, additional pieces have been ordered...

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