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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
Peter and Claire Phillips completed an unsupported tour in June 2018 from St Malo to Nice / North to South France (1,015 miles), raising £600 for Bath Carers Centre: There was some Amazing scenery through France, we followed the “France en Velo” route – passing through the Loire, Dordogne, Lot and Ardeche before hitting Provence […]
Local rider Rob Pears powered his way to victory in the Mike Hurley Memorial 10 mile Time Trial on Saturday at Nunney. In securing his win, Rob clocked 20’07” and knocked a single second off his own previous course record. Gillian Pears made it a successful day out for the Pears family, by winning the ladies […]
17 Riders from Bath CC took on the Prudential Ride London in attrocious conditions. The Bath train carries 7 Bath riders to finish 11 mins behind the winner in 3hrs 35 mins at a speed of 38.5km/hr. Bath Team 1 is the 3rd club team. Bath Team 2 is 16th out of 400 teams entered.