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Gateway Summer TT Week 12

Gateway Summer TT Week 12

The Gateway time trial is now nearing the end of the season, and with that comes the Summer harvest. The farmers tractors were charging up and down the lanes to get the harvest in and some riders had a few hold ups, three had to be held on the start line due to a combine harvester working it’s way up Dunnings lane, and a couple had to halt to let tractors past. Eight riders took part … Read entire article »

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Gateway Time Trial

Gateway Time Trial

Now we’re getting on towards the end of August there are only another 3 or 4 weeks left to try your hand (or legs) at this. Our Wednesday evening time trial is open to all of our club riders, whatever your abilities. We also welcome new riders that are not a member of another club. This event is not to race other riders, but an opportunity to test yourself and to see how you improve over … Read entire article »

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2016 AGM

2016 AGM

Hi all Just a reminder that this Friday’s (8th April) club night it is our annual general meeting. Although we realise that some of you will be arriving late due to work commitments, the meeting will start about 7:40-7:45 so please try to get there for the beginning if you can. Please remember that if you haven’t renewed your membership for 2016 you will not be entitled to a vote at this meeting, and although you will be … Read entire article »

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Beginners Ride Sunday 17th Jan

Beginners Ride Sunday 17th Jan

This Sunday, 17th January will be a ride suitable for new riders, families, or those that want to enjoy a slower paced, shorter ride. It is open to members and non-members. We’ll meet from 08:15am at Blackshots Sports Centre and will start the ride at 08:30am. The meeting place is on the walkway just outside the entrance to the sports centre. Make sure you make your self known to the Ride Leader when you arrive. The route will … Read entire article »

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Sunday Improver Rides 2016

Sunday Improver Rides 2016

Gateway Cycling are starting their Regular Improver rides every Sunday for 2016. Gateway Cycling are committed to providing rides for all types of riders, and as such will now be running regular ‘Improver’s’ rides. These rides will run every Sunday at our normal start time of 09:30. This ride used to be called the ‘Easy’ ride but due to some misunderstandings recently we have decided to change the name to ‘Improvers’ ride. These rides are aimed at … Read entire article »

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New Years Day Recreation Ride

New Years Day Recreation Ride

Dear All. Not that long back from the first Club ride of 2016. 12 – 13 came along to a damp nippy start, the youngest being three years old, the oldest – I better not say… A slow steady pace with time to chat – everyone pretty much keeping together. At the Mardyke Valley we negotiated a few spots of mud and a couple of puddles without incident. On through Watts Wood and past the Circus Tavern, usually … Read entire article »

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Club Kit Reminder

Hello all Just a reminder that Gianluca from our new kit supplier (Prosport Distribution) is coming to our club night this Friday (Dec 11th) with samples of their kit in all of the sizes for us to try on. Steve will be taking orders for the new kit and will require a deposit for each item ordered. Even if you don’t want to order kit this Friday, it is still worth coming along so as to make sure that you know what size to order when you do want it. Dave C … Read entire article »

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New Club Kit

New Club Kit

To all members. At the December Club meeting (Friday 11th) we have arranged for a representative from our new club kit supplier to attend. They will be bringing samples of the new kit (not in our design) in a full range of sizes from extra small to 5XL so you can all try them on and we can get the correct sizes for everyone with regard to new orders, and future orders, that we will be … Read entire article »

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Gateway Hill climb Sunday 18th October 2015

Gateway Hill climb Sunday 18th October 2015

For the third year running our end of season hill climb took place up Childerditch lane, this isn’t a massively steep hill but it’s fairly long and you do have to measure your effort on this climb. There were fifteen club member’s and two guest’s trying their hand at this climb on a lovely sunny morning. First place went to two members Paul T, and Matt S, who both recorded a time of 4 mins 26 … Read entire article »

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Last Gateway Time Trial of 2015

Last Gateway Time Trial of 2015

Hello all. As the title says, next Wednesday (26th August) will see the Gateway summer TT run for the last time this year. The nights are drawing in now and it will soon mean riding home in the dark if we do any more. Come along and ride, even if it’s your first one as the time you record will give you a target for next Summer. Here’s looking forward to the Winter TT which usually starts in … Read entire article »

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