Matlock Cycling Club Newsletter

January 1999

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 Jon or Tony Holmes on 01629 734753.

2. Thanks.

Thanks to all who helped with the clubs cyclo-cross event at Brickyard Farm. A very successful event.

3. Club Room.

The Barn club room is open from about 20.00 on Thursdays in January.

January 7th:   Harrys investment strategy.
January 14th:  Maintenance evening.
January 21st:  Indoor croquet. 
January 28th:  Bring a CD, disc or tape.

4. Newsletter.

The newsletter can be found at you have any cycling pictures in gif or jpeg format we would be interested to hear from you.

5. Pedal Power'98.

Pedal Power 98 is available at club or from Robin. Articles for next years PP required at any time, but preferably NOW. Contact Danny.

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 training event is the maintenance session at the club room on January 14th, starting at 18.30. Help appreciated.

8. Circuit Training.

Starts again on Tuesday January 5th at 19.30 using Starkholmes gym. Continues on Tuesdays 12th, 19th and 26th January. New members always welcome. Cost Adults: 1, at school or in full time education: 50p.

9. Vacancies.

After this yearsAGM we have vacancies for 4 committee members and a Social Secretary. The committee meets 6 times a year. The social season is from September to Marsh. Any volunteers?

10. Annual Dinner and Trophy Presentation.

This annual feast takes place on Friday, 22nd January at the Whitworth Hotel, Darley Dale, timed at 19.30 for 20.00. Tickets, 11 (16 and under, 8) from organiser Rob.

11. Trophies.

Will all who won trophies last year please return them as soon as possible so that they can be engraved in time for the Dinner.

12. Easter Tour

29/3/99 to 2/4/99. Let me know if interested.

13. Club Subscriptions

Club subscriptions for 1999 become due on the 1st January. Please hand or send completed enrolment forms together with payment to Tony Holmes or Harry Gould.


Next years auction night is Thursday, 11th February at 20.00.

For more details Ring (01629) 734996 or Email

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