Author Archives: Philip Au

King of the Mendips

Congratulations to Marco Passfield from our Junior Team who wore the King of the Mendips jersey after 2 stages of last weekend’s Junior Tour of the Mendips, Junior National Series.

British Cycling Road and Track Clusters

Some news from Jason Cattermole at British Cycling. Dear Riders and Coaches, Thanks for taking part in our Track and Road clusters this winter. All the winter clusters are finishing up this week or next, after that we pause for summer when I hope most of you will be out racing and riding in the warm sunshine (it’s on… Read More »

The Guido Reybrouck Classic

The Junior Team have been invited to rider the Guido Reybrouck Classic, which is a UCI 1.1 classified race.  The race is on 18th March and takes place around the city of Damme, Belgium (to the NE of Bruges). This is a men’s junior race with some pedigree.  Named in honour of Guido Reybrouck, a… Read More »

Winter Beastway final results

The final race of the Beastway Winter series took place on Feb 17th and was a great success. It was a beautiful, sunny day and, once again, Beckenham Place Park provided a magnificent setting. The Mansion stood proudly at the top overlooking the park and had the grandest sign-in room you can imagine. The race… Read More »

Mount Teide and the Masca Route

  During a recent short family holiday to Tenerife, Lewis Kemp and his dad did a couple of big road rides – Mount Teide and The Masca Route with its 20% + gradient sections! They  rode to the highest accessible point on Mount Teide volcano. This involved ascending from sea level to the top of… Read More »

U16 Eastern Region Youth Road Team 2018

An announcement from Eastern Region for U 16 racers regarding the Eastern Region Youth Road Team 2018. We are looking for riders to represent the Eastern Region in the following events: 1. Youth Tour of Scotland 6th-9th April 2018 (Riders will be travelling on 5th April). 2. Inter-Regional Championships September 2018 – (tbc) If you… Read More »

Ride BMX at the London Youth Games

Would you like to take part in the London Youth Games?  The London Boroughs of Redbridge and Havering are looking for riders for their BMX teams to participate at the LYG on Sunday June 3rd at Hayes BMX Club (UB3 1EJ).  It is open to all children who live in those boroughs and are in… Read More »

ECCA Awards Presentation

The annual ECCA (Eastern Counties Cycling Association) Lunch and Prize Presentation took place last Sunday 4th February. LVYCC had great success with Matthew Shepherd receiving the award for Junior Road Race Champion. Ellie-Mae Pledger won The Dot Marsh Trophy for track. And our club won The ECCA Festival Shield for best team. There were also… Read More »