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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 »

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 »

Get Britain Cycling report and e-petition

Get Britain Cycling report and e-petition

All, Please go to the BC website and read the report then sign the e-petition: http://www.britishcycling.org.uk/ and follow the link in the left hand column under ‘Latest News’. I think you will all agree that this is an important petition for the future of cycling in this country. Noel   … Read entire article »

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 »

Annual General Meeting 2013

Annual General Meeting 2013

The Gateway Cycling Annual General Meeting will take place on Friday 8th March 2013 at 7:30pm. All are welcome to attend but only current club members, i.e. those whose annual subscriptions have been paid, are eligible to vote. … Read entire article »

London to Paris Charity Ride

London to Paris Charity Ride

On the 12th of September 2012 I was out training on my bike when I was involved in a road traffic accident. I got hit by two vans and ended up underneath one of them in a ditch, I was air lifted to hospital and sustained 6 broken bones. Both bones in my right leg and 4 bones in my pelvis were broken and I’ve spent 6 months so far recovering. Now myself (Ben Lamb, 17) and my … Read entire article »

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 »

The New Year’s Day Ride 2013

The New Year’s Day Ride 2013

Gateway Cyclists and their guests gathered in the sunshine at the Davy Down Pumping Station for their New Year’s Day Annual Bike Ride. Seen off by a couple of club stalwarts Ian and Deb, (who were not too well…) about 20 of us set off along the slightly squelchy track, heading for the RSPB reserve at Purfleet. We were fortunate in seeing the Mardyke Country Park at its wet winter best, wild fowl aplenty, hardy ponies … Read entire article »