cool event on the K1l/10 at Lawford and a win for Craig McKee.
Go to results
for the details, including the new age cats, and click on Tables
for the on-going points competition or Vets
Tables to see who's heading the age categories
riding a club event at Mallory Park?
RCC have booked the Mallory Park race circuit for a team time
trial event in July. Click here
to see more......!
has been a problem on the most popular courses, so the committee
has decided that volunteering for events on the K10/10 and K11/10T
courses will count double!
minor change to the handicapping will start next week. This mostly
involves the carryover times from last year and put more emphasis
on this year's times. So riding the Lawford course early season
will benefit most riders' handicap! To understand how it works
go to handicaps explained.
you be seen?
apologies for repeating this message from last year. Recent gloomy
evenings show many riders would benefit from a front light.
Timekeeping at the finish reinforces this message and it's easy
to see how an oncoming motorist could miss a cyclist travelling
in the opposite direction. Modern lights don't add much weight
and could save a big repair bill, (or even your life). We have
spare lights which riders can borrow if they forget.
Age Categories for 2017 Season
the 2017 club TT season the Committee are proposing a new age
related system for Vets. Check if your name is in the correct
category, if not please inform us on firstname.lastname@example.org
a look at the Age Cat
proposals.- any feedback would be welcome.
on 18th Jan was attended by 32 people. These
are the benefits from VeloAtelier that club members are entitled
off complete bikes
off custom frame-sets (when built into complete bikes)
off an initial bike-fit assessment (normal price currently
off any accessories required during Bikefitting.
off any second set of Custom moulded insoles (normal price
quarterly cleat and bike-fit clinic for juniors
note that Chris Parsons has taken over membership from
Dave Aires (see contacts).
can pay by
or by cash or cheque to the membership secretary. As before, you
can pay for membership, the season's TTs and teas with a single
don't renew through the British Cycling on-line
system as payment
can take a few weeks to come through and we wrongly accuse our
members of not renewing.
fees remain as last year, except
the status of Juniors/Students has been clarified.
The AGM was
held on Wednesday 8th February at Dunchurch Village Hall. Once
again, a disappointing attendance, but click here
to see those serving on the new committee.
have yet to provide details of an emergency contact. This can
be done any time you log on to the booking system, or it can be
amended if required
Club TT Season - all the results
to the Points Table
to see the final positions, or click on
see the list of events and the results. Also check out the 2016
Vet on Standard
you train with power, accurate analysis is essential. We've managed
to agree a 20% discount on the Training Peaks Athlete Premium
Edition for club members. Training
Peaks Premium allows you to train smarter, not harder. Log
your workouts; plan your season; and analyse your heart rate,
power, pacing and other data. Make analyse based decisions and
measure your fitness over time using your Training Stress Score
(TSS), the Performance Management Chart and a range of other tools.
You can also access your Training Peaks account on Android, iPhones
or on the web. To
get the discount code contact Craig McKee on 07763860079 or email@example.com
- disc wheel valve hole stickers with club logo at £1 per
set of 4. - see Chris Parsons.
cycling around the lanes near Grandborough?
not for much longer if the plan to build 1500 houses goes ahead.
Or you could join the local residents' protest - read
the recent AGM Chris Parsons has taken over club clothing
sales and this will include the Endura clothing, together with
any previous Impsport and hooded tops. See contacts
for Chris's contact details.
see what's available in our new
Endura range go to Endura
or cheques to Rugby RCC, or if you would prefer to pay by bank
transfer ask Roman or Laurie Bird for the account details.
now have hooded tops, with club logo embroidered, available
in S, M, L, XL & XXL at £16 each.
with club logo embroidered, available in S, M, L & XL at £10
in recent report: "Riders
who only fasten their number at the top probably don't realise
that it flaps around and makes it unreadable for the timekeepers.
Definitely a case of mistaken identity waiting to happen."
Apart from using all 4 pins you might consider this solution:
Craig McKee who has obtained a 15% discount for club members.
Course, calling out your number also helps!
thought about a bike fitting? This is about making the bike fit
the rider instead of the other way round! Go to All3Motion
Bike Fitting for details.
member Neill Coventry has opened his new shop in Oxford.
Click on ubyk
for more information.
win for Rugby RCC making it 10-4 in the series. It was a record
lowest aggregate for Rugby RCC and the fastest time was set by
to Interclub 2016
for all the details, including times of guest riders, or go to
to see previous times.
booking system closes at 4 pm prompt on the day of
the event, but it's still possible to enter at the event if there
are spaces. If you're unable to make
it please remember to cancel so that someone else can move up
property - Left after club time trials -
A blue (Met) cycling helmet
A black T-shirt with Rugby Triathlon 2010 logo,
A pair of black & grey 'Madison' gloves
A grey hooded-top
Two pairs of sun glasses