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Bath CC Cotswold League Race

5 Aug , 2019  

The 5th Running of the Bath CC Cotswold League race was held over 8 laps of the hilly Stowey circuit near Bath. The KOM prime at the end of the 1st lap proved the springboard for the early break. Five riders, Jaque Coates, Morgan Curle, David Roper, George Wise and Rory Gilling worked together and […]

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Rob Pears-Leader of the Pack!

1 Aug , 2019  

Rob Pears (pictured centre) has been a member of BCC since 1987 and is probably the country’s top amateur racing cyclist.His racing achievements are prodigious. Rob entered his first 10 mile time trial race in 1989. Rob gained his 1st Category road racing licence (the highest level) in 1995 but then mainly focused on time […]

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Steve Cottington still setting PBs at age 57

30 Jul , 2019  

At the end of June Steve Cottington set 3 West Vet Age TT Records in 10 days at the extremely young age of 57. 10m 20.17 15m 32.58 100m 3hr52 These were all PB’s, which really shows that you are never too old to improve, and is the result of year on year training and […]

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Kim Brace smashes yet another Bath CC TT record

30 Jul , 2019  

Kim Brace set a new Bath CC 50m tt record on the E2/50 in 1:59:41 (an 11 min Pb) on 21st July. This follows on from Kim’s 100 mile record on the 23rd June when she took 24 mins off the club record for 100 mile TT, official time 4:18:52😊. Two amazing performances.

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Rob Pears adds another National Title to his Portfolio

30 Jul , 2019  

Rob Pears wins the British Cycling Over 55 National Crit Champs at Hillingdon. This adds to his LVRC National Time Trial Championship and his LVRC National Road Race title in 2018. Steve Cottington Reports…. BC National Masters Crit Champs at Hillingdon this afternoon – Sir Rob Pears winner winner (age 55-59). I broke away early […]

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Weekend Away in Isle of Wight for Bath Ladies May 2019.

18 May , 2019  

Another fantastic weekend away for the BCC Ladies. Starting on the Friday with a beauitful ride in the New Forest taking in the Ornamental Scienic Ride. Saturday was a Beauitful sunny day for the main ride around the Isle of Wight following the IOW Randonnee circuit in a clockwise direction. Sunday Ride was back on […]

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A Positive Message from a Visiting Rider

25 Apr , 2019  

This was the message I received from a visiting cyclist who joined the chain gang on Saturday morning. Something to make us feel proud of our club. Things aren’t perfect, but we can take heart from all the good things that are happening. “Hi Chris Just a note to reiterate how much I loved my […]

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Confessions of a Zwift Addict

26 Mar , 2019  

Written by Chris Deane A 200km ride on a turbo. Who would possibly want to do that? A confession first which will annoy indoor cycling haters. I love Zwift. I’ve been hooked since the ridiculously wet August of 2017. I prefer to ride outdoors in real life (IRL), but if it’s too wet, too cold, […]

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Bath Cycling Ladies at the Geraint Thomas Velodrome, Newport, Wales

17 Mar , 2019  

Check out the Bath Ladies at the Geraint Thomas Velodrome Wales. What a great start to the Ladies 2019 Calendar with the most THRILLING experience in the Geraint Thomas Velodrome in Wales. At first glance on entering the stadium it seemed cycling above the Blue Line (see photos) would be the best we could hope […]

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Bath Cycling Club Annual Dinner 2019

22 Feb , 2019  

Bath Cycling Club annual celebration of the club and its members took place on 12th January. An excellent evening of eating, drinking, chat, speeches and presentations was brought to a climax with the recital of the poetry of the obscure Swedish Poets Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson and ended with a singalong to ABBA. Our […]

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