Our Winter Wednesday night training rides have returned (yey!)
These rides run between September and Feb/Mar 2022. Approx. 1hr weekly training ride for various ability/pace groups.
£1 for members / £2 for non-members – per rider to pay towards the Pavilion hire.
Each group will head out from Poole Park for a few laps around the Sandbanks Peninsula.
Each group to be assigned a group leader to ensure the pace remains as that stated and to take charge of chain gain training (depending on conditions and group ability)
Tea and coffee (maybe biscuits if your lucky) after each ride
All riders to sign up using the sign-up google form to get riders of the same ability matched into groups
Location:- Poole Park Cricket Pavilion. Anyone needing to drive there is plenty of parking in the park.
SIGN UP HERE:- https://forms.gle/uZrieApZxu2HQGQs5
After another successful season of cycling, it is now time to celebrate our members’ achievements and a great year of cycling at the Club Annual Dinner and Presentation Evening.
Event Date – Saturday 13th November 2021
Hosted by our very own Tim Flynn, the evening will include the trophy presentations, interval games and entertainment, prize raffle, guest speaker and music. Raffle tickets will be available on the night, so please bring plenty of shrapnel to purchase tickets! All proceeds go to charity.
Riggers Restaurant and Slipway Bar
RNLI College, W Quay Rd, Poole BH15 1JD
Click here to book your place now!
£29.99 per adult / under 16’s go free.
Booking closing date 24th October
The full cost is paid directly to the RNLI – no profit is made by Poole Wheelers
Payment must be made when placing your booking. Payment details contained in the booking form link above.
Places cannot be reserved unless payment has been received.
We welcome any raffle prize donations – if you are happy to donate, please contact email@example.com
We look forward to seeing you there!
The Gary Dighton 10 mile TT
Promoted for and on behalf of Cycling Time Trials under their rules and regulations.
For full details, including start times and course details, please download our event document.
Event HQ – Admiralty Park – Gate 1 Admiralty Park, Station Road, Holton Heath BH16 6JT
Numbers and signing on will be at the HQ, parking, is available at the HQ. Unfortunately due to covid restrictions we’re unable to offer tea and coffee and hand out prizes following the race. Results will be posted on CTT and Poole Wheelers Facebook and Instagram page as soon as possible. We’ll post the prizes to the winners the following day. Riders are reminded that they need to sign out after the event as well as signing in
Directions to the start
The start is just under 1.5 miles from the HQ please allow a minimum of 10 minutes to get to the start line.
Stava link: https://www.strava.com/routes/2826205070478151768
- When leaving Admirality park gates turn right.
- Continue for 200 metres until you reach the traffic lights (please be patient they will change for cyclists). Continue straight over at the traffic lights. –
- Follow the road for 1.3 miles until you reach the junction of the A35.
- -ou’ll see the start line across the road. Please turn left then right to join the start line.
1) Riders’ attention is drawn to CTT regulations particularly 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, and 21.
2) There are emergency traffic lights at Holes Bay Roundabout for the fire Station. If the lights are ignored – Marshals have been asked to take rider numbers for disqualification.
Local South DC Regulation
3) When approaching the Bakers Arms Roundabout competitors must keep to the left until they have passed the Left Hand ‘Reduce Speed Now’ sign. A marshal will present. *See picture 1 in appendix
If this instruction is ignored – The Marshal will take the riders number for disqualification
Observers may be in attendance along the course.
IT IS A REQUIREMNT YOU HAVE A WORKING REAR LIGHT, EITHER FLASHING OR CONSTANT IS FITTED.
IN THE INTERESTS OF YOUR OWN SAFETY CYCLING TIME TRIALS STRONGLY ADVISE YOU TO WEAR A HARD-SHELL HELMET THAT MEETS INTERNATIONAL SAFETY STANDARDS
HEADS UP ACCIDENTS DOWN
TONIGHT’S EVENING TEN LEAUGUE RACE DUE TO BAD WEATHER CONDITIONS AND TEMPORARY TRAFFIC LIGHTS HAS BEEN CANCELLED!
For this season we will only be using the P459 Gallows Hill course.
We’ve taken the decision to hold our Wednesday evening TT on the popular Gallows Hill course only.
Wednesday 5th May TT Sign up form (1915 start)
To sign up for this week’s TT we also have a new format. We’re trailing using google forms. Please complete the attached for your spot!
Remember Poole Wheelers have their own results service so you can track your PB’s and where you’re placing in your League! http://www.pwresults.pipeten.co.uk/CompsClubTen.aspx
Looking forward to seeing everyone Wednesday!
The 25-mile time trial is one of the blue ribbon events of the TT world. The perfect test of how hard you can push yourself while measuring your effort! Can you break the hour barrier ? or the course record (Officially Sam Wadsley 50:10 (Unofficially Gary Dighton 49:40)).
The Poole Wheelers Youth Omnium 2021 is now open for entries!
The event will be held at Bournemouth Velodrome on June 12th and is round 5 of the national series.
Entries are via British Cycling website and are open for Under 8, 10, 12, 14 and 16 year old boys and girls.
Hopefully we can run this event this year!
It looks like the kids are raring to go as entries are coming in thick and fast!
Take a look at our 2019 event on YouTube which was a huge success!