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Barnesbury Cycling Club since 1923 has been racing, riding, organising races and developing cycling in the North East of England.
Jack Watson - World Champion
Congratulations to Jack Watson for becoming 2014 Junior Human Powered Vehicle World Champion. An amazing acheivement and shows just what can be acheived from hard work and determination. Well done to Jack, from all at the club. I'm sure there will be more to come from the news, so watch this space!
The BCNE AGM is scheduled for Thursday 11th September 2014. This meeting will start at 7.00pm at the Hetton Centre, Hetton-le-Hole. Any BC member can attend the meeting, however only those authorised to vote by the club can vote. If you intend to go to the meeting please let Stephen know so the club can maximise our voting at the meeting.
CTT NE District AGM
The CTT NE District AGM and date fixing meeting will take place at 7.00pm on Monday 6th October 2014 at West Moor Community Centre. If you would like to go would you please contact Stephen. The club needs the appropriate representation at the meeting.
Saturday 30th August 2014, rather than having a trip away the coaching session at Gallagher Park will be an opportunity to hold the clubs first BMX Championship (held within he coaching session). Members of all ages (including seniors) and abilities (those wanting to just ride around to racers) are welcome to take part, Gordon and the ...
The clubs AGM is scheduled for 7.30pm on Wednesday 1st October 2014. The venue will be East Hartford Community Centre, Scott Street, East Hartford. If you have any item for the agenda please can this be sent to Steve at email@example.com no later than 4th September 2014 (for changes to constituition a seconder is required).
Race Organisers Wanted
The club are looking at members wanting to organise an event in 2015 to come forward and contact Steve at firstname.lastname@example.org by the end of August to allow the details to be considered and entered into the relevant handbooks.
Members Ride The Alps
At the start of August 2014, Barnesbury riders includn Aun Morley, Mark Armstrong and Amelia ventured across to he Alps to ride an urban team mountain bike race at Bourg Saint Maurice. A great time was held by all which was supposed to be a holiday, with excitment including jumping steps and other such obstacles through the town everyo...
Scottish Raid for Barnesbury Team
Barnesbury are sending a team of 6 riders to a cycling festival in the Cairgorms - www.cairngorm.cc/pages/races-weekend-2013.html. The event which comprises 4 races over he weekend will be bolstered by our team including Terry Wilkinson, Brian Johnson, Dean Madden, Steve Clark, Mark Armstrong, and Jon Kelly. Watch this space for results.
Our President - Jim Allen invites all members to his Presidents Run which will be held on Sunday 5th October 2014. The annual end of season celebration club ride will include the hillclimb and freewheel competition. Meeting at 9.30am at a new location of Ponteland Sports Centre car park we will set off at a leisurely pace to pick rider...
Tour de France
Who can get a Barnesbury jersey on TV during the coverage of the Tour in 2014? Brian Johnson did it last year at Chris Froome's bike change moment in the crucial TT. Can anyone else get the jersey on TV? Over to you... if you don't happen to be lucky enough to go down to watch the race, you might be able to spot someone on the live TV...
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