Poole Wheelers

We have plenty for you to get involved with each week! You don’t have to be a member to attend, come along, meet our ride and event leaders and all our amazing club members too!

In 2019, we are very proud to have won Cycling Weekly’s UK Club of the year award! We’ve been running events and competing in cycle events since 1926, to find out more, click here – also join our open Facebook group, we’re a friendly bunch and post regularly with photos, items for sale or general discussion. You can also find us on Instagram too.

 

 

WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK

See below but keep an eye on our Facebook page for weekly updates (we highlight suggest you link with the Facebook group for latest comms)… if the weather is wet or high winds, our rides/events might be cancelled – generally, the rides will happen unless stated otherwise via our social media channels (mainly Facebook). Head to our events calendar for details on all scheduled events and rides, alternatively, head to our Facebook group for more information.

 

Monday – Ladies Road Social Ride

Starting from Poole Park Cricket Pavilion @ 7pm – Pace varies (14-17mph across a few groups) depending on the ability of those who attend. Click here to find out more and for contact information!

 

Tuesday – Zwift Racing

We have teams across all categories and race in the WTRL racing league – to get involved, contact Pete Watkins (find us on Zwift, search PWCC to find our riders).

 

Wednesday – Poole Peninsula Changing (Winter only)

Every Wednesday (starting this year on the 28th Sep 2022) evening from the end of September until end of Feb, we run changing rides that do laps of the Sandbanks Peninsula for an hour followed by tea and coffee at the Cricket pavilion. All are welcome and we split into multiple groups according to preferred speed. We ask for a contribution of £1 (£2 for non-members) to cover room hire costs.

 

Wednesday – 10 Mile TT League (Summer only)

Every Wednesday from April until end of August, we host our club 10-mile time trial. The course is based on our popular P459 circuit.  Start times vary as the evenings get lighter and darker, please check the latest post on the club webpage for the start time and sign-up link.

The TT is open to everyone. We have a Road Bike and Time Trial bike categories for the male, female, junior and vet on standard! No need to have any specialist equipment, just turn up and see if you can beat your PB each week.

We have great results service that’ll store all of your times so you can track your league position for a friendly rivalry and see your times for years to come!

 

Thursday – Indoor Turbo Trainer Session

Coming soon – dates and location TBC

 

Saturday – Group Rides

Meet in Wimborne Square (this can sometimes change) @ 8:00am – various pace groups. Lead by the Governor (AKA Craig Weston, our club President), the main group will often hit a 25 mile route and avg. around 16-18mph (about a 2 hour ride) depending on elevation. Other groups go out with an avg. pace of 15-17mph, keep an eye on our Facebook group for weekly updates on this.

 

Sunday – Group Rides

Meet at B&Q Fleetsbridge car park (near the car par exit) for 8:30am – Up to 3 different pace groups each week depending on who attends. Generally cover 30 or 40 miles depending on route.

Other rides often start from Wimborne Square – keep an eye on our Facebook group for general updates for these.

 

Join our club!

Click on the button below to purchase or renew Poole Wheelers annual membership online via the British Cycling website. 

Buy or Renew Membership

 

  

 


[/row]