Just a quick reminder regarding future Saturdays sessions at UAK. As mentioned in the recent newsletter we are now going to be meeting in the carpark at Cliffe Castle off Spring Gardens Lane, BD20 6LH. Parents please warn your children this is a public car park and can get very busy so please be cautious when riding in here. The cafe will be also be open for you to get warm drinks and food. This starts this Saturday and will apply to all future Saturday sessions that would normally be at UAK. In addition, we are now moving towards some cooler weather. Please can you make sure all riders have long fingered gloves, long leg pants, long sleeves and a waterproof jacket when required. As always please make sure all riders have a drink and snack.
This Saturday is the return of the road session! This session is open to all riders from all groups including scholarship. The session is at the Steven Burke Sports Hub with Access from Wilton Street, Barrowford BB9 8PU. The session this time is from 1:30 – 2:30 and £3 per rider. Please make sure all riders have short fingered gloves, a drink and a snack. See you there 👍 PLEASE NOT THERE IS NO AM SESSION AT UAK
Winter Cross is coming! It’s time to dig out your camping chairs, flasks, wellies, umbrella’s, big bobble hats, gloves, thermals, buy some soup and hot chocolate. I hope you have cleared your diary? Get ready for mud, cold, weekend of cleaning bikes/bike kit after getting muddy. If you’ve not been to a winter cross race before come prepared for lots of mud, cold and most of all fun and socialising. so on that note the calendar has been updated to keep you busy please take a look at the dates with the 1st race starting on 2nd September. If anyone is wanting to order club jackets, zip off trousers, or hoodies, these are very useful for the winter cross.We can arrange for them to be at the sessions to look at, please comment if you would like to look at them. If anyone’s not sure what happens at the races … Continue reading
Bronte Tykes Scholarship 2018 Bronte Tykes Junior CC are excited to announce the 2018 Rider Development Scholarship Programme. Our annual scholarship scheme is targeted at 1st claim Tykes members in the British Cycling youth categories A, B, and 2nd Year C (riders of Secondary School age). We want riders that are good Ambassadors for the club, who want to help and inspire our younger riders develop and who will race regularly and represent the club. You need to be keen and motivated to develop your cycling and be prepared to take part in scholarship specific training sessions. Don’t worry if you fall outside of the age criteria this year. Our scholarship scheme is a rolling programme and as always, we’ll be taking applications every 12 months and adding to the squad. For this year, we have up to 3 places available, anyone wanting to apply needs to do so in … Continue reading
Due to the circuit at Colne being unavailable and a low number of coaches, this Saturday’s Road session has been cancelled. Unfortunately no other session will take its place for the older group. However a session for the younger groups (usually coached by Lucy, Steve, Peter, Chris) will take place at UAK in the morning.