at the Quorum Business Park where we have recurred use of the closed car park for road coaching. The buildings will be opened to allow access to the toilets. All bikes should have brakes and gears in working order and all riders will need to wear a cycling helmet.
Q12 at the Quorum Business Park, Benton Lane, Newcastle, NE12 8BU.
On Saturday 1st April we have booked the cycle circuit at Middlesbrough Sports Village from 3-5pm.
Address: Middlesbrough Sports Village, Alan Peacock Way, Middlesbrough TS4 3AE
This is a dedicated tarmac cycle circuit. We will provide a coaching session followed by a Go-Ride Race where the kids will be able to put into practice the road skills they have learnt during the coaching block. There’s plenty of parking and a café in the main building.
|Round||Date||Venue||Race host||Skills Host|
|1||9th Apr||Hetton||Hetton Hawks||Hetton Hawks|
|2||23rd Apr||Prissick||Tyneside Vagabonds|
|3||14th May||Prissick||Newcastle Phoenix||Stockton Wheelers|
|5||4th Jun||Prissick||Tyneside Vagabonds||Newcastle Phoenix|
|6||2nd Jul||Prissick||Newcastle Phoenix|
|7||15th Jul||Prissick||Stockton Wheelers||Tyneside Vagabonds|
|8||16th Jul||Stockton||Stockton Wheelers|
|Presentation||10th Sept||Hetton Centre||Presentation|
|Reg Champs||25th Jun||Hetton||Hetton Hawks|
Hope to see you all next Saturday 4th March at the new venue!! Quorum Business Park
Please do not hesitate to contact me or anyone of the Go-Ride team if you have any questions.
Tables (or half tables at reduced price ) for individuals or groups will be available @ £5 each. Coffee & cake included for sellers.
Coffee and cake available for a nominal fee. All proceeds to the club's Go-Ride section.
Youth Go-Ride Coaching
No Go-Ride coaching this Saturday 17th December as the club CX championships are being held at Hetton le Hole. This race will be very similar to the go_ride racing everyone has been practicing over the past weeks so we look forward to seeing you all there. The U12 race will start at 12:00. Full details can be found on the NECCL website: http://neccl.co.uk/
Coaching will resume onSaturday 7thJanuary and run for 7 weeks up to and includingSat 18th February. The venue for this block will be Thorneyford Farm, Kirkley, where we will use the off road facilities. All bikes should have brakes and gears in working order and all riders will need to wear a cycling helmet.
Venue:Thorneyford Farm, Kirkley, Ponteland, NE20 0AJ
Time: 8:45 – 10:00 Cost: £3 on the day
The coaches will split the riders into appropriate groups based on their ability. Please arrive in plenty of time to sign on and get ready for an 8:45 start.
The Vagabonds Club CX championships are being held this Saturday 17th Dec at Hetton Le Hole as part of the NECCL event. There is an U12 race at 12:00 which would be suitable for all Go-Ride participants to attend and enjoy. The U16 race follows at 12:30. Entry is on the day but get there in plenty of time as it may be busy. More info can be found @ NECCL.co.uk
The next Go-Ride race event has been booked and will be at the farm onSaturday 14th January 10:00 sign on for a 10:30 race start, providing off road racing for all U12’s. £3 per rider entry on the day. Other race dates have been booked for 4th Feb, 18th Feb, 11th Mar and 25th Mar. Info can be found on the club and BC events calendars.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
It’s been a great year for the Go-Ride team with many new faces both participating, coaching and volunteering, new facilities and equipment and we hope everyone has enjoyed taking part. We look forward to seeing you all in the New Year as we strive to deliver a great environment for the development and enjoyment of our young riders. If you have any suggestions or ideas or would like to join the growing team of volunteers then please contact me or anyone of the team and your input would be much appreciated.