Club News – May 17th

Hi All,

Velodrome trip on June 1st, still need a couple of riders to make the numbers. 

Event number 2 the of the BCC Champs June 2nd,  enter code “Beacon” for 15% off

Save the date, June 23rd sportive to replace cancelled event No1. 
Make sure to order your club polo , we have not even made the minimum yet, this needs your support to make it happen. Order using the pink link below. 

Ride safe,

Mellow rides 1st Sat and 3rd Sun of the month @ 9 am, a relaxed 10-12 mph ride for beginner riders, volunteers are always welcome and most needed ! Route available the day before on the share. Email if you can help and check our website for details.

Groups: We usually have a slow, medium and fast group for each distance, please choose your group carefully so you don’t disrupt the momentum of the group by either being too fast for it or too slow.

Clothing: Club colours whenever possible please. The link to Endura’s custom kit website is below, (our order is now closed) if you need a logon for next time, email Rob at If your heading on a trip, or just want to fly the colours at the social night, get the BCC Polo, link below too.

Bikes: Mudguards season is over…enjoy, but please make sure you have appropriate and serviceable tires for the roads round here, even in summer months they can still be flinty, lightweight race tires are not recommended..

ICE tags or Road ID: Please make sure you have a prominently displayed ID tag with emergency numbers in case of a road incident. If you need an ICE tag, please come see me or Rob Jones at a pre-ride meet. Ensure your BC membership page is updated with an emergency contact. 

Routes: please ensure you download the days route and load your GPS device, link to routes below. More routes are always welcome, send yours to me or to Grant Hepburn. Feedback on the days routes is also welcome. 

Incidents: Ride leaders, please immediately report any accident, however small, to the club welfare officer