Matlock Cycling Club Newsletter

March 1999

1. Mountain Bike Section.

Meets each Saturday morning in March 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 Impruve maintenance session.

3. Club Room.

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

March 4th:  Team Quiz.
March 11th: Harry‘s money programme.
March 18th: Top Time Trial Tips by Doug. 
March 25th: Tim Gould?

4. Newsletter.

The newsletter can be found at AltaVista •Matlock Cycling Club•, then cj‘s home page.

5. Pedal Power'98.

Pedal Power 98 is available at club or from Robin. Articles for next years PP'99 urgently required.

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 a ride on the High Peak Trail, starting from Middleton Top at 09.30 on Saturday, March 13th. We hope to get back by 12.00. Help always appreciated.

8. Circuit Training.

Continues on Tuesdays 2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rd of March using Starkholmes gym. New members always welcome. Cost Adults: £1, at school or in full time education: 50p.

9. Club Equipment.

Keith is making an inventory of equipment belonging to the club. If you have any such items please let him know.

10. Open Events.

Saturday, 6th March:Open hilly 25. 13.30 first man. Helped needed especially with refreshments in the village hall. Cakes always welcome!
Sunday, 7th March:BDCA 25 using A25/12. See Keith if you are available.
Sunday, 28th March: Rik‘s first Darley Moor event. Contact Rik if you can help.

11. Club Events.

Sunday, 14th March: Winster circuit.  08.30 start from 4 Lane Ends, DD.
Sunday, 21st March: Winster circuit.  08.30 start from 4 Lane Ends, DD.
Sunday, 28th March: A25/12 08.00 start.
Under-18 riders must have completed a RTTC parental consent form, before they can start club events. >

12. Club Subscriptions

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

For more details Ring (01629) 734996 or Email

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