Welcome to Barnesbury CC

Barnesbury Cycling Club since 1923 has been racing, riding, organising races and developing cycling in the North East of England.

AGM

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 stephen1mcintosh@blueyonder.co.uk no later than 4th September 2014 (for changes to constituition a seconder is required). m...

Race Organisers Wanted

The club are looking at members wanting to organise an event in 2015 to come forward and contact Steve at stephen1mcintosh@blueyonder.co.uk 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. ...

Presidents Run

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...

BMX Start Ramp Installed and Ready for Testing

Many thanks to those who helped in the installation of the start gate at Gallagher Park, Bedlington. From NE BMX for donating the gate, Hetton Hawks for the equipment to run the gate to Friends of Gallagher Park and Northumberland CC for giving finances and permission to the project. Stephen McIntosh said "The project has really got the who...

Muddy Monday 2014 League Standings

Many thanks to the riders, parents and helpers for assisting in the Muddy Monday MTB Youth league sponsored by Start Cycles. League results will be posted on the website soon.

Tour De Gallagher Park

With the start of theTour De France in Yorkshire on Saturday 5th July 2014, Barnesbury CC are running a stand alone event to showcase the race on Monday 7th July at Gallagher Park, Bedlington. Starting at 7.00pm, young riders under 16 are welcome to attend with a helmet, off road bike and parental consent to take part in age group related activi...

Majorca 2015

The club is organising a trip to Majorca in April 2015, following on from the brilliant trip in 2013. Details of the trip are as follows. Flying from Newcastle with Jet2 on Monday 6th April 2015 returning on 13th. Transfers via coach to the Duva International 4* hotel (has an indoor pool, gym and tennis courts for those wanting the extras) s...

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