Cyclocross Regional Championship Podiums

East and South East Regional Cyclocross Championships – Welwyn 3/12/17 This weekend was Regional Championships weekend – when every BC region round the country holds their Regional Championships. My Twitter feed last night was filled with podium pictures – several of which featured LVYCC riders. Our regional championships were held at Stanborough Park, Welwyn, hosted… Read More »

LVYCC Orange Hats Make the Top 20 at the Cyclocross National Trophy

Cyclocross National Trophy Round 4 Gravesend Nine LVYCC riders travelled to Cyclopark on Sunday to take on the challenge of Round 4 of the cyclocross National Trophy, taking place on a magnificent course designed by Huw Williams and John Mullineaux. The weather was cold but dry and sunny, no mud forecast. The course was packed… Read More »

A Short Guide to Mountain Bike Tyres

CALLING ALL MOUNTAIN BIKERS We have had a few problems with mountain bike tyres on are Saturday sessions. So here is a short guide on mountain bike tyre maintenance. A little bit of care and attention will reduce problems and ensure children spend more time riding rather than waiting around in the cold whilst coaches… Read More »

Attendance of Parents / Guardians at Club Sessions

It is a requirement of the club that a parent or guardian must remain at the club throughout the club session. There have been a number of incidents of parents or guardians not remaining at the club. If this happens, then your child will not be able to continue to attend or take part in… Read More »

LVYCC Mountain Bike Jerseys now on sale

We have a small batch of LVYCC mountain bike jerseys on sale from tomorrow.  They have been specially made by Hackney GT and cost £35. Numbers are limited so they could sell fast but please be aware that they are in adult sizes only so are quite large – the smallest size is XXS adult… Read More »

Cannock Chase

A group of LVYCC club members and parents met up at Birches Valley Centre, Cannock Chase last Sunday and Monday to ride the mountain bike trails. It was great to be out of London and cycling on off-road singletracks in the forest.  Luckily the weather held out, although it was a bit windy on the… Read More »

Mistley Cross

Great Turnout by Lee Valley Youth Riders this morning (22/10) at Mistley – Round 6 of the Eastern League Cyclocross : Some results I managed to glean from the website : Unders 10’s 3rd Ethan Leslie 21st Leo Bolton Unders 12’s 10th Charlie Yardy 26th Abigail Biggs Youth 2nd Harrison Powell 3rd Max Bolton 4th… Read More »

RTTC National championships

On Sunday 15th October the RTTC national 11.8 mile championships were held at Thruxton race circuit.      LVYCC were represented by Ryan Jackson aged 10, Alfie Salmon aged 13 and Callum Biggs aged 14.     The event was well organised and the racing started at 09:00 with 30 seconds between each competitor. Race… Read More »