Author Archives: Philip Au

Beastway Final Round

  This year’s Beastway has been an absolutely fantastic series – lovely weather, great vibes and good racing.  The final round didn’t disappoint with a fast circuit that tested the riders abilities and a beautiful, sunny evening for the podium presentations. There were drinks, snacks, bubbles and good humour.  LVYCC were well represented on the… Read More »

LVYCC success in Monmouthshire

  Congratulations to Alex Tarlton who came second at the Monmouthshire Junior Grand Prix on Sunday 24th. This was Round 6 of the National Junior Series and was momentous because it was the first ever podium place for the Lee Valley Junior Team. Read more about the race on the British Cycling website by clicking… Read More »

BMX at the London Youth Games

Last Sunday, the London Youth Games BMX event took place at Hayes BMX Club in Hillingdon. LVYCC were well represented making up nearly half of Team Redbridge and with a couple more members racing for Team Havering. Also Andy White, who is on the LVYCC Committee, was the Coach for Team Redbridge. It was a… Read More »

Beastway Round 5

Beastway Round 5 took place last Wednesday on a lovely, warm sunny evening.  Luckily, this year we have been blessed with great weather and there has been no rain so far! There was an uphill start on the grass for the U10s and 12s  The route criss-crossed up the grass slope and around the big… Read More »

Beastway is back

The Beastway series of mountain bike races returned to Hog Hill at the beginning of May.  Now in it’s 26th season, it has been a busy year for Beastway with the introduction of the winter series in Beckenham.  The Beastway Team (including our very own Bruce Mackie) have been busy clearing and hacking at Hog… Read More »

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 »