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Gateway Summer Time Trial Series – Week 1

Gateway Summer Time Trial Series – Week 1

It didn’t feel much like summer this evening as it was very grey and was threatening to rain. We had seven riders tonight which wasn’t bad for the first TT, and we always seem to get off to a slow start at the beginning of the series anyway, although I expect the numbers to improve once we get some warmer, brighter evenings. There were six club members and one guest. Six of these rode last year, Dennis … Read entire article »

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LunarTic Night Rides

LunarTic Night Rides

Fancy riding something a little different? Riding at night brings another dimension to a ride, but this event takes it a step further! You can find more details at www.lunarticrides.co.uk … Read entire article »

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Ford CC Go Race 1st May

Ford CC Go Race 1st May

May 1st heralded the first event Ford CC’s Go Race series, reduced this year to accommodate resurfacing of the test track, which will provide a super surface for 2015. The cool evening with drizzle and light winds awaited the 41 entrants, which included several newbies to the sport and 2 ladies. The first prime after lap 3 by Sam Brown ( non affiliated). The evidence of variation of winter miles was now coming in to play, … Read entire article »

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Women’s Road Racing Masterclas​ses

Women’s Road Racing Masterclas​ses

Dear Eastern region clubs. I hope you don’t mind me emailing. Please ignore this if you have no female road cyclists in or associated with your club. Please could you forward this email and it’s attached flier (included after message) to any female riders in your club that might be interested in improving their road racing skills, confidence and tactical awareness this summer. howgoodcouldibe.com are running the first in a series of women’s road racing masterclasses at … Read entire article »

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CC London Circuit Race Series 2013

CC London Circuit Race Series 2013

CC London proudly presents their Inaugural Criterium Series on the lower circuit of Hog Hill. These will be fast and furious races on 1km flat circuit (no hills) Dates: 25th May, 1st June, 15th May 12:00pm Women only 13:15pm 3/4 15:00pm 1,2,3’s All Races £12 on the day   … Read entire article »

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Gateway Summer Evening TT

Gateway Summer Evening TT

During the summer Gateway Cycling runs a weekly Wednesday evening Time Trial. The first one of this year’s series will take place on Wednesday 15th May starting at 7:15pm, and then will take place every Wednesday until the middle of August. This is a good way to see how much improvement you have made in your cycling over the summer months. It is not a competition between riders, you are timed over a 6.84 mile course and … Read entire article »

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Redbridge – A Day of Racing

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Beginners’ Ride

Beginners’ Ride

The first of the new series of Gateway Cycling’s Beginners’ Rides will be held this Sunday 24th February subject to the weather – so watch our website www.gatewaycycling.org.uk for any updates/last minute cancellations. Meet at the Blackshots Leisure Centre car park for a start time prompt at 9:00. The first part of the ride will be through Baker Street and Orsett to Bulphan. The intention is to arrive at Bulphan by 9:30 so that any riders who wish can … Read entire article »

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Burnham and Baddow Cyclosportive

Burnham and Baddow Cyclosportive

The Cold Train. A bitter westerly wind greeted competitors for the Burnham and Baddow Cyclosportive’, organised by Southend Wheelers. Starting at East Hanningfield, 237 riders set out from the Village Hall at 9am over staggered start times, to complete either the 40k or more gruelling – 100k course. For the uninitiated this ‘sportive’ is the equivalent of running a marathon but riding road bikes instead, so it’s not for the unfit or summer rider. Thurrock’s cyclists were well represented … Read entire article »

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Gateway Hill Climb 2012

Gateway Hill Climb 2012

We had our annual hill climb last Sunday 11th November. We were blessed with near perfect conditions,a nice dry bright sunny day with almost no wind, which brought a good turnout. There was 14 riders who all gave it there all, the winner was Rob Michell who rode a super fast time Chapeau Rob!! A big thanks also goes to Russell & Ken for setting the riders off and doing the timing. … Read entire article »

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