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 »

Another Youth Tour

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 »

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 »

Ritchie Selfe wins the U16 Hillingdon Winter Series

Ritchie Selfe flew the LVYCC flag high yesterday taking the overall victory at the Hillingdon Slipstreamers’ Winter Series in the U16 boys.  He had enough points to keep his solid series lead built up over the previous weeks, despite an unfortunate early crash that finished his final race early.