east grinstead cycling club

Club Rides Restarting

With the easing of lockdown restrictions, our weekend Club Rides will resume from Saturday April 3rd For safety, groups will still be kept reasonably small and social distancing will still be observed If you...

Mick Robinson interview in 1991

Richard Blackmore writes… I recently came across the attached article which was an interview with our past President, Mick Robinson, in November 1991 by Tony Preston (EGCC Press Secretary) and submitted to the EG...

Turbo Rocker Plate

I have been using a turbo trainer for a few years now for fitness and also like other cyclists around the world using it on trainer road, RGT, sufferfest and zwift to name a...

Virtual Club rides on Zwift

Now that cyclists in our country and the world have been kept inside during lockdowns because of the covid pandemic, lots of them have joined the virtual world of ZWIFT. This is a computer...

COVID Guidance – FAQs

Dear Members Please use the guidance below if you are planning a ride. Guidance from British Cycling : https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/about/article/20200512-about-bc-news-British-Cycling-Updated-Coronavirus-Guidance-0 Guidance from the Government : https://www.gov.uk/find-coronavirus-local-restrictions The Committee

British Masters National TT Champs

British Masters National TT Championships sponsored by Novy October 18th, 2020  – Upper Bucklebury, Berkshire. British Masters (formerly known as LVRC) TT Championships. Course – HCC201 28km (17 miles) Build up Last year when...

TT Round-up – Early September 2020

September 16, 2020 – TT round-up With a limited schedule of open TT racing via CTT restarting post lockdown, Colin Harrison and Ben Houston managed to secure rides in a couple of open events....

Trans Himalaya

Who am I ? I’m Simon Thompson, an ordinary guy who decided to accept a challenge. I’ve always had a bike, but I never really classified myself as a serious cyclist. I don’t wear...

Summer Series Hill Climb

Link to Ben’s Photos Results: Tom Seller 05:25.3 OCC Charlie Powell 05:28.3 EGCC Chris Balkham 05:41.1 OCC Tom Webby 05:55.3 OCC Mark Cain 05:57.9 OCC Chris Hewitt 06:08.0 OCC Tony Longhurst 06:10.2 OCC Hugo...

Summer Series – Evening Ten

Small selection of photos courtesy Cara Hewitt More photos from Matt Talboys Provisional results: Marek Siwicki ACC 22.31 Mark Cain OCC 22.46 Tom Seller OCC 24.09 Colin Harrison EGCC 24.15 Paul Blackmore EGCC 24.28...

Annual Dinner

Club Annual Dinner It’s once again time to celebrate what has been another successful year in the Club’s long history. Join us at Sweetwoods Golf Club on Saturday 25th January for our Annual Dinner...