Author Archives: SteveP

Eastern County Cycling Association Winners (ECCA)

People new to cycling ; which by their very age means most of our members of the Lee Valley Youth CC … may not appreciate how prestigious winning the Eastern Counties Cycling Association (ECCA) Festival actually is !! It’s true to say that’s the ECCA Festival weekend has lost some of its kudos in recent… Read More »

Women and Girls BMX session

British Cycling are running a Women and Girls BMX session at the Royston BMX track during half term on Friday 2nd May. The session is for both experienced BMX riders and novice riders wanting to improve their MTB skills.  I will have bikes and helmets with me that you can borrow.  There are limited places… Read More »

MAY HALF TERM HOLIDAY COURSES AT REDBRIDGE CYCLE CENTRE.

Novice Go-Ride Skills – 30th May 10:00-13:00   Fun skills in our coaching area for ages 5-10 concentrating on basic cycling techniques (must be able to ride without stabilizers). Intermediate Go-Ride Skills 31st May 13:00-16:00 Basic skills development, partly in the coaching area and then on the circuit for riders who have completed the Novice… Read More »

Sponsored 12 hour (static) bike ride  

Rudy Knight and his friends are doing a 12 hour (static) bike ride to raise money for cancer research, as they have all lost a loved one to this terrible disease.  No matter how small every donation will help the boys turn the pedals long after the pain has set in! Many thanks Justine Knight… Read More »

ECCA Festival race Information.. 

Due to unforeseen circumstances we have had to change the times slightly for the Ecca festival race on the 29th April! 10am. U8 top circuit 10am. U10 bottom circuit Finishing at top 10am. NB U12. BOTTOM CIRCUIT ONLY Finishing at top 10.25am. U14 boys.  11.05 am. U14/U16 girls.  11.45am. U16 boys/Juniors  Please share this information!! 

Mountain biking at the club

With the arrival of better weather Mountain Bike riders will tend to spend a lot of the Saturday sessions in Hainault Forest.  Can you therefore please try to ensure that riders bring a lightweight small backpack, into which they can store clothing, as a number of our riders warm up quite quickly and feel the… Read More »

Alconbury Airfield Training 

Following requests from the riders who attended the last session more of these MULTI-CLUB CLOSED ROAD SESSIONS for riders born 2001-2006 will be run 10am-11.30am at Alconbury Airfield, Cambs, PE28 4XA on;  27th May – Focus will be on road sprinting – (also ERYCCs run by CC Hackney) 24th June – (also London Youth Games)… Read More »

LVYCC U16s TAKE ON THEIR FIRST KERMESSE

Four first year under 16 riders from the club tackled a two stage race in their first experience of kermesse racing in Belgium.  Harrison, Ritchie, Aidan and Dexter went out with a supporting crew of parents, and Bob and Julie, to Damme near Brugges, where they were up against some strong Belgian riders at the… Read More »