Late Friday afternoon of the early May Bank Holiday weekend and around 300 youth riders gather on the sunny seafront in Douglas, Isle of Man to start the Prologue TT. The sea is calm as a millpond and a bizarre mini castle, built of stone but looking just like a fantasy sandcastle stands proud out… Read More »
There is a full day of racing at Redbridge on Saturday May 5th – all youth age groups in the morning, followed by juniors and seniors. Full details and enter online here Entry open to all clubs – no need for your club to be an ECCA member. Normal race prize structure is in place,… Read More »
The standings for the Bob Griffiths Tophy Competition have now been updated to include the Alan Rosner Memorial Races. Ethan Leslie and Leo Bolton are currently sharing the top spot, followed by Rebecca Gardener. Next qualifying race is the ECCA Festival on May 5th. Click to view the standings: Points Competition 2018 (1)
Noah Hobbs stormed to a fantastic second place in the U14 race at the English Riviera Classic (race 1 of this year’s Youth National Series) in Torquay last weekend. Noah, who joined Lee Valley Youth from Barking and Dagenham last year, rode strongly throughout the fast paced race, keeping a good position and setting himself… Read More »
https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/events/details/172458/Alan-Rosner-Memorial- Get your entries in now for a day of road racing at Hog Hill, all categories U8 to Senior.
This is the Bob Griffiths Trophy. It will be awarded to the rider in the u12, u10 or u8 category who scores the most points in the LVYCC organised races this year, encompassing both road and mountain biking. The aim is to encourage our club riders to get involved in racing, inspire them to start… Read More »
There is another Junior Youth Tour held in the Netherlands – in Achterveld. Much smaller than the Jeugdtour Assen but actively looking for more participants from overseas. 23rd – 28th July this year for those aged 12-16. http://tourdejunior.nl/nl/nieuws For those who have read Nicole Cooke’s autobiography this is where she used to race in the… Read More »
Eastern League met at Milton Country Park in Cambridge on Sunday for the last showdown of the season. Final League placings were to be decided. The weather was mild, the skies were light in the early morning as I did the final van packing. The sun actually shone. It felt like a celebration. And Lee… Read More »