LMCC Reliability Ride

Annual Reliability Ride Sunday March 6th
Start: Otley Market Square
Click the image below for a link to the Strava route


Friday, April 1, 2016

Hi All

Mandy has open registration for the West Riding Track league
At Roundhay park on Monday evenings, start date 9th May 2016

You can enter on line through the British cycling website

www.britishcycling.org.uk/.../west-riding-track-league

Any problems have a look at the West riding track league Facebook page

Angie

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Leeds Mercury Cycling Club
Link to write up about our club in the online magazine Spin Cycle Magazine
Scroll down to the 3rd listed club 

LMCC Reliability Ride

Annual Reliability Ride Sunday March 6th
Start: Otley Market Square
Click the image below for a link to the Strava route


Friday, February 5, 2016

Proposed new of road cycle track at Leeds University



£4.5M Cycle Track at the University of Leeds January 29, 2016/in Edge, Edge Membership, Leeds Gryphons, Leeds Sport / The University of Leeds has approved funding for a new £4.5M development of an outdoor closed loop cycling track and is now seeking the necessary planning consents from Leeds City Council. Located on the University Bodington playing fields in north Leeds, the development will include a cutting edge, 1.6km tarmac cycle track and refurbished Pavilion which hopes to be used as a base for British Triathlon’s elite training centre. The project will be funded in partnership with UK Sport and British Cycling who will contribute £1M towards the project. The remaining £3.5M being funded by the University of Leeds. The project team aim to begin work on the development in April 2016 and completion expected in Autumn 2016. The new facilities will be maintained by the University of Leeds and will be open for use by students, staff and the public. British Triathlon should also be based at the new site with access to strength and conditioning, physiotherapy and other support services. Amongst these elite athletes will be Olympic medallists and University of Leeds Alumni Alistair and Jonny Brownlee. The impressive new development will also support the elite athletes at the University ensuring they have state of the art facilities to train in to achieve their aim of competing on a world class level. “The University of Leeds excel at cycling and triathlon, and our students are consistently at the top of their sport in the UK. Having these new facilities and British Triathlon based on site will further strengthen this.” Rob Wadsworth- Head of Sport at the University of Leeds “We look forward to meeting elected representatives and local residents to explain the plans and answer any questions they may have. Arrangements for a community consultation session are currently being finalised.” “The University of Leeds is committed to sporting excellence and to opening up its facilities for the benefit of the public and this cycle track is a big part of that.” Rob Wadsworth- Head of Sport at the University of Leeds - See more at: http://sport.leeds.ac.uk/edge/4-5m-cycle-track-at-the-university-of-leeds/#sthash.NaC7WVvq.dpuf

Monday, January 4, 2016

Happy New Year everyone!!!! Shame about Ripley castle, I'll just have to wait until next year now ! Well done to our riders at York, on a windy & muddy course and that was before Christmas and the rain See you on Saturday Angie

Saturday, December 12, 2015

Peel Park Cyclocross 13th December

Please be aware the under 12 cyclocross at Peel Park is cancelled due to flooding