Mistletoe 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 »

Mud Sweat and Gears Finals

Over at Laindon hills this morning 17 September 17 the LVYCC had some fun in the mud!! A very changing course had been created with the previous Eastern region cross race on Saturday. With crashing , broken rear mech and fractured hand, the Lee Valley MTB racers were battling hard for final points!! With all… Read More »

Eastern league cyclocross

There are several LVCC members riding the Eastern league Cyclocross – details here: https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/events?series_id=288 It’s suitable for mountain bikes and cyclocross bikes and U10 and U12 races usually have capacity for entry on the day. It’s a great family atmosphere Billy (8) and Cedric (6 – not yet a LVCC member) are planning to ride as… Read More »

The New Cross Season is Here! Results Round Up

There were lots of LVYCC faces to be seen at Springfield Hall Park in Chelmsford this Sunday – racing at the first meet of the season of the Eastern Cross League. There were several new racers and many who were racing in new age groups. As I packed the stuff the night before I was… Read More »

UK school games finals

Congratulations to our 2 LVYCC riders who are British Cycling Apprentices. Kate Wooton and Louis Bilyard. Last weekend they were part of the Eastern Cycling team at the UK school games finals. The team worked really hard , had a great professional attitude and discipline to fight hard for every point against some of the… Read More »

Continued success for Carys and Anna, while Leo takes the title

Greetings from a windy Assen. The LVYCC riders have continued to have a great week of racing, though now, 5 days in, the fatigue is starting to show.  That’s just the parents. Carys Lloyd rode to a fantastic second  place yesterday in the Category 3 time trial, clocking a superb 8 minutes 33 seconds for… Read More »

A fantastic first day for LVYCC at the Youth Tour of Assen

Lee Valley got off to an amazing start on day one of the 53rd Youth Tour of Assen in the Netherlands today, with club riders winning not one but two categories. Day one is the day of the prologue, where riders compete in a short time trial close to the event’s HQ.  It’s an important… Read More »