Fifth Draft

Matlock Cycling Club Newsletter

January 2000

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1. Mountain Bike Section.

Meets each Saturday morning in January, at 9.00 starting from the station car park entrance. Monday evening rides start outside the Thorntree at 18.30. Further details of both outings from Tony Holmes on 01629 734753.

2. Thanks.

Thanks to all who contributed to the club‘s events throughout the year.

3. Club Room.

The Barn club room is open each Thursday evening in January from about 20.00 to 21.30.

Thursday, 6th:Clive Warren talks about the internet.
Thursday, 13th:Quiz.
Thursday, 20th: Dr Bike
Thursday, 27th:Timekeeping.

4. Newsletter.

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Try Matlock CC's Home Page

5. Winter is Upon Us.

The cross season has started if you hadn't noticed and you will need a BCCA card/licence for the 1999/00 season. Harry has the forms..

Cross results can be found at

6. Press Secretary.

Mark Fairman needs informing of all of our exploits. Please call him on 01629 583564 with all your results as soon as possible after the event.

7. Impruve Event

The next Impruve event is the Dr Bike session at the Barn on Thursday, 20th January starting at 20.00. Get your bike checked over. Phone Harry on 01629 822259 for more details.

8.Easter Tour 2000.

17th - 21st April in Normandy. Cost £150-£200. Ring 01629 734996 or Email if you are interested.

9.Result of Riber 1999

10. Dinner.

Friday, 21st January, 2000. Rob has the tickets, £15 and £12 if you are under-18.

11. Club Subscriptions

Club subscriptions for 2000 become due on the 1st January. There is no change in the subscriptions for 2000. Seniors - £10, Under-23 - £5, Junior - £1 + BCF, Youth - £1 + BCF. Family - £15.

Please hand or send completed enrolment forms together with payment to Tony Holmes or Harry Gould.

12.Notts & Derby Cross

Thanks to all who helped set out the course and either competed in or marshalled the event on raceday.

13. Results of Club Events

14. Auction 2000.

This year‘s auction takes place on Thursday, February 10th 2000. Details of goods for sale to Harry as soon as possible, please.

15. Circuit Training.

Circuit training takes place on Tuesday evenings, 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th January at 19.30 to 20.30. using the Gym at the Starkholmes Annex of Highfields School, Starkhomes Road, Matlock. Cost £2 at work, £1 rest. New sufferers always welcome!

16. Notts and Derby League Cross Events.



17.Touring Trophy .

As last year, this trophy is awarded to the best cycling article published in Pedal Power 2000.Entries to Danny or me by early January please.

18.Pedal Power 2000.

Articles to Danny as soon as possible, please. Publication is set for early January, 2000.


Please return trophies as soon as possible before the dinner.

Will expectant winners of trophies for the 1999 season please check the first draft list.

18. Events 2000

Second Draft of this year's club events is posted at club together with courses to be used.

May you have a tail wind throughout 2000

For more details Ring (01629) 734996 or Email

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