Events

Go the Extra Mile Sportive!- 24th March, Kent

On Sunday 24th March there is a sportive taking place in Kent to raise money for women’s cancer (breast, ovarian and cervical cancer). There are three rides on the day, all starting at Holiday Extras, Ashford road, Newingreen, Hythe, Kent. CT21 4JF: 1) a longer ride; 64 miles 2) a shorter ride; 33 miles 3) a family […]

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Brian Wright Memorial- Friday 2nd November

This Friday 2nd November, the Minet Ladies Cycling Club are dedicating a memorial tree to their much loved friend, founder and Head Coach, Brian Wright, who sadly passed away earlier this year. The club invites all members and friends to attend the Memorial Ceremony from 1.45 with the dedication of the tree taking place at 3pm at Hillingdon Cycle […]

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Friday afternoons September to November

Why not drop into the ladies club, Friday afternoons in Autumn and enjoy: Friday 21st Sept: Canal Ride  Back by popular demand, a scenic mountain bike ride along the tow-paths led by Ian (Club Captain). Approx. 10 miles. Friday 28th September: Macmillan coffee afternoon and general riding Join us for a coffee and cake afternoon in aid of […]

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Friday 7th September- Time Trial & Bike Maintenance

  Exciting update for this Friday 7th September- The monthly 10mile Time Trial will be followed by a one-hour bike maintenance course by a qualified bike technician.  

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Friday afternoons in August

Why not drop into the ladies club, Friday afternoons in August and enjoy: Friday 10th August: Essential bike maintenance No idea how to fix a puncture? Don’t worry, help is on hand to show you how to take care of your bike yourself. Puncture repair session followed by group riding. Friday 17th August: Scenic bike ride    […]

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Olympic Cycling!

Members of the Minet Ladies Cycling Club have been enjoying watching the cycling events at the Olympics! Member Suzanne Cooper noted that “London 2012 has offered a unique opportunity to watch Olympic Cycling right on our door step.  Myself and other members have very much enjoyed watching the Olympic Road Races and Time Trials, from the Surrey […]

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Time Trial Results- August 2012

Results below for the 10 mile Time Trial (11 laps of the circuit), 3rd August 2012: Name Time (mins) Sam 27:46 Kirsten 28:17 Lauren 31:42 Miranda 32:57 TJ 33:04 Bea 33:27 Nici 36:24 Charlotte 37:43 Sara 39:04 Faith 39:31 Well done ladies on these excellent times. Special mention to Lauren who shaved off nearly a […]

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New member success story!

The Minet Ladies Cycling Club welcomes our new member Sharon, who joined the club last Friday. Having been out the saddle for over 40 years, Sharon wanted to learn to ride a bike again.  After some initial coaching from Tony, Sharon successfully rode 5 laps of the circuit! Many Congratulations! “I intend to go back […]

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RIP ‘Rocco’

We are very sad to hear that John ‘Rocco’ Richardson passed away last week. Rocco, a member of the Willesden Cycling Club, was a dear friend and supporter of the ladies club and rode many events with our members.  Our sympathy goes out to all his family and friends at this difficult time. The funeral […]

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Time Trial Results- May 2012

Results below for the 10 mile Time Trial (11 laps of the circuit), May 2012:   Name Time Sol Findley 29.58 Lauren Savage 33.06 Nici Savage 36.44 Julie Ward 38.50 Debbie Patel 39.02 Kulvinder ( 5 miles) 17.40 10 Mile Time Trial

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