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Watch this Space

Watch this Space

Coming soon, a series of women only rides which will introduce you to Gateway Cycling. We know that coming along to a cycling club for the first time can be a bit daunting, so we’d like to make it easier by organising a few women only rides, with the aim of introducing you to the Club, cycling in a group and cycling on the road, and hopefully encourage you to get on your bike. So if you … Read entire article »

What does 2017 hold?

What does 2017 hold?

Now that we are edging into 2017 and I think that winter riding/training is firmly underway. Have you thought about what 2017 will hold for you? Have you set a goal to achieve this year? An event you want to set a PB in? Something new you would like to try? Move up a group on a Sunday ride? Give a club training ride ago? Give racing a go? Concur a mountain? It’s good to set targets and … Read entire article »

Gateway Cycling New Year’s Day Ride – 1st Jan 2017

Gateway Cycling New Year’s Day Ride – 1st Jan 2017

The old year is slipping away and the new one fast approaching and it’s time to start afresh… So do come and join us for the traditional family Gateway Cycling – New Year’s Day Ride. This event has been running for many years – through fair weather and foul! The route is mainly flat and easy and all ‘off road’ along cycle paths and tracks. It’s ideal for youngsters and less experienced riders – at a … Read entire article »

Santa Ride 2016

Santa Ride 2016

Santa is getting ready for his outing to Hyde Hall. He will be leaving Bulphan on the 18th December @ 09:30, so dress up in your favourite Christmas outfit and join our merry throng! We will be raising funds for Little Havens hospice, so get your friends & relatives to give you some cash for dressing up! Gateway Cycling will be donating £100 to this worthy cause. … Read entire article »

Gateway Annual Hill Climb 2016 – Sunday 6th November

Gateway Annual Hill Climb 2016 – Sunday 6th November

For the fourth year running we will be using Childerditch Lane again for our hill climb, it will start at 10:00 at the bottom of Childerditch Lane on the north (Brentwood) side of the A127, and is for club members only. Although it’s a hill climb, it isn’t too severe and is suitable for all types of riders, and it would be good to see the ‘easy’ ride group and the ‘beginners’ have a go. … Read entire article »

Club Chairman

Club Chairman

Hello to all Due to personal , and work commitments, I will be stepping down from being club chairman. I feel that the committee, and club, needs a new person for this post who can give the time ,and effort, that is required. I would like to take this opportunity in thanking all those I have worked with on previous committees and those in the back ground – big thanks. I ask you all to consider whether you might be able to  … Read entire article »

Gateway @ the Velodrome & Octobers Club Night

Gateway @ the Velodrome & Octobers Club Night

Gateway had their first taster of riding the Olympic park velodrome as a group on Sunday and it was a hit. Nearly 30 riders turned up to hire kit and bikes to have a go at a taster style group session. Coaching catered to the group was well received with people progressing much quicker than the public sessions and confidence was high given that you know the wheels you are following. The Gateway pursuit team will … Read entire article »

RSPB Rainham Marshes September Cycling Events

RSPB Rainham Marshes September Cycling Events

Autumn is here and our friends at RSPB Rainham Marshes have some events they want to share with us.  Here are the details they have passed on: Guided Cycle Ride – day trip Saturday 10 September, 11 am-3 pm Explore the RSPB Rainham Marshes Riverwall and further afield with a cycle expert and guide, and discover the wildlife and the amazing views! This guided off road cycle ride will take you on good paths, stopping along the way … Read entire article »

September Club Night

September Club Night

This Friday is Septembers club night, unfortunately Bianca from bike fit has had to postpone till Octobers night but don’t let that put you off, there will still be plenty of cake and chit chat! The suggestion box will be back again, so please have some input if there is something you would like to see at the club. Thank you for the submission last month, the suggestion has been passed to the committee. A very … Read entire article »