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All Oct 2019 Dates, Youth Beginners Track Cycling

Eastlands and Sportcity Velo Cycling Club

All Oct 2019 Dates, Youth Beginners Track Cycling

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7 Oct, Youth Beginners Track Cycling, 6-7pm
7 Oct 2019, Youth Beginners Track Cycling, 18:00 to 19:00
5 Tickets £5.00 £0.00
21 Oct, Youth Beginners Track Cycling, 6-7pm
21 Oct 2019, Youth Beginners Track Cycling, 18:00 to 19:00
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28 Oct, Youth Beginners Track Cycling, 6-7pm
28 Oct 2019, Youth Beginners Track Cycling, 18:00 to 19:00
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Experience Track Cycling

 AGED 9 to 15– Learn Track Cycling at the HSBC National Cycling Centre! 

The HSBC National Cycling Centre is the UK’s premier indoor cycling velodrome hosting the Great Britain Track Cycling National and Olympic squads of today and tomorrow. 

Eastlands Velo and Sportcity Velo are youth/junior cycling clubs based at the National Cycling Centre teaching youth riders how to ride and race track bicycles. We run weekly beginners track sessions open to youth and junior riders from age 9 to 15 years old who: A) Fit a 39cm track bike or larger and B) capable of riding a standard bike continuously for 15 minute.

Sessions run on Mondays 6 to 7 pm but you should arrive by 5:45 pm

The session includes:

  • Track bicycle
  • Helmet
  • Cycling Shoes
  • Coaching

You‘ll need to dress for exercise. Riders don’t need to be lycra’d out but baggy clothes aren’t practical. Shorts and a cotton short sleeve shirt work well but you can bring cycling kit if you’d like. Other items to bring:

The linked membership form which needs completing before the session begins. https://sportcityvelo.com/wp/useful-documents/  Monday riders are considered guests, so you're exempt from the annual membership fees until promoted to our Saturday session. If you forget to bring this copy, we'll have blank copies at the session. 

Directions when you arrive:

Look for the main entrance, left of Evans Cycles. Once inside, reception can point you in the direction of the riders “D” . Please arrive no later then 5:45. 

Eastlands Velo and Sport City Velo

 

FAQs

  Why do I have to complete the Membership form?

Until you move to our Saturday session, you’re not required to be a member however we require the emergency contact information, rider medical information and consent signature maintained on this form. All information is confidential and covered by our privacy policy. The membership for can be found at:

https://sportcityvelo.com/wp/useful-documents/


Minimum age requirements to enter the event?

9 years old minimum and 15 years old max. All riders must be: A) a minimum of 135cm tall and fit onto a 39cm track bike or larger and B) capable of riding a standard bike continuously for 15 minute.

 

How many Monday sessions can I attend?

You can attend just one Monday session

OR

Book multiple sessions

If you're interested in moving to our Saturday morning sessions, you‘ll need to meet our minimum standard on the Monday session. Every rider is different but the average attendance time is 4 to 6 Monday sessions before moving to Saturdays. Saturday riders are restricted from riding the Monday session. 


What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking is free


How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Email and website information can be found below

 

What's the refund policy?

The Eventbrite fee is non-refundable. Purchased and unused future Monday sessions may be used as credit on Saturday club sessions. Monday sessions paid for but not attended are Non-Refundable

 

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No but having a ticket on your phone does make signin faster. Printing your ticket seems a waist of paper. 

 

Can I update my registration information?

Yes

 

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes, this is OK as long as the rider meets our age requirements

 

More questions?

Email us: ESCVelo.Monday@gmail.com

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National Cycling Centre
Stuart Street
M11 4DQ Manchester
United Kingdom

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Eastlands and Sportcity Velo Cycling Club

The Eastlands & Sportcity Velo Clubs

Eastlands and Sportcity Velo are two clubs run together. Eastlands Velo our youth club and Sportcity Velo our Junior Club. The clubs meet at the HSBC National Cycling Centre on Mondays, Saturdays and Wednesdays depending on your skill level. Mondays is our beginners session, open to all youth riders. Riders typically progress from the Monday to Saturdays after 4 to 6 sessions but all riders are different. Saturdays Intermediate session (run 8am to 11am) is open to first claim club members having passed our Monday requirements. Club membership information is available from our website link here: https://sportcityvelo.com/wp/useful-documents/ Saturday is comprised of three groups and a typical rider gain race accreditation in six months time (again, all riders are different). The Wednesday advanced session runs 6pm to 8pm and available to racing club members accredited through our Saturday session. Wednesday riders must race, many participating in the HSBC National Cycling Centre Monday and/or Friday night track leagues running September to April. 



Our current membership includes double Commonwealth Gold-Medallist and 2018 & 2017 double – World Para-Cycling Track Champion Matt Rotherham (Tandem Pilot – Kilo and Sprint with Neil Fachie and James Ball), 2018 National  Keirin Champion and 2017 National Sprint Champion Jess Crampton and over the years our members have included Olympic gold medallists Jason Kenny (2008 Team Sprint Gold, 2012 match sprint & team sprint Golds and 2016 Team Sprint, Individual Sprint & Keirin Golds), Steven Burke (2012 & 2016 team pursuit Golds), 2017 Junior Sprint Silver medallist Lauren Bate and Simon and Adam Yates (road race stars from the Giro d’Italia, Tour of Turkey and the Tour de France).  Jason joined the club in 2000, and Steven arrived in 2002. Both moved on to Sportcity Velo, winning national titles there and then on to the British Cycling talent programme.  Twin brothers Simon and Adam joined the club in 2004, and both made their mark in major road races in 2014; they are currently riding for the Orica-BikeExchange cycling team.  Last year Adam became the first British cyclist to win the Tour de France’s white jersey as best young rider, finishing in fourth place in the overall classification.


Eastlands & Sportcity Velo

Email: ESCVelo.Monday@gmail.com

W. www.sportcityvelo.com

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