This Saturday is the monthly Road session and is being held at The Steven Burke Circuit, Colne. This session is for all riders with no session being held at Cliffe Castle. Access is off Wilton Street, Barrowford BB98PU.The session is being held between 1:00pm and 2:30pm. Please arrive in good time for a 1:00pm start. Please dress according to the weather with long fingered gloves required. Please also bring a drink and a snack.
This Saturday is the MTB session for the older riders. This will be a guided ride from St Ives, Bingley BD16 1AT. please arrive at 1:15 with the session running between 1:30 and 3:30. We will meet in the carpark by the toilets at the top of the play area. The forecast is cool so please make sure you have a long armed top/bottoms, long fingered gloves, jacket, drink and snack. A spare tube and means to change it would also be handy. If there are any other parents that can ride please comment below.
For the younger group (usually coached by Peter/Steve/Lucy/Chris. This session will be at Cliffe Castle arrive at 10:00 for a 10:15 start. The session will run until 11:30 as usual. Note for parents…..Please make sure you do not leave your young rider and are available throughout the session.
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 please speak to one of the coaches or volunteers who will be happy to answer any questions you or you child may have.
See you there!