Hafren Hosts County Championship

10, 9, 8….. Countdown to 21st July, the closing date for Hafren CC’s second Open TT of the season the County 10 mile TT Championship. An Equal Prize Money Event. The event, to be run on the Berriew 10 course on Wednesday 1st August is the County Championship 10 mile TT and should attract a strong field. This replaces the club 10 on the night and if you want to ride you have to register for the event in advance (not “Sign on the Line”) With the entry dead...

Hafren in the Vendée

Hafren at the Chrono The first three days of this year’s Tour de France was a great showcase for the Vendée, showing what a great cycling area it is once you are away from the costal plain. The eagle eyed will have spotted Les Herbiers at 138km on Stage 2 and this is where the club is headed in October as we participate for the third year in Les Herbiers’ cycling festival and compete for the second year in the Chrono des Nations Time Trial. As well as

Nine things you need to know about the club

Nine things you need to know. Did you know? Over 45 club members have volunteered their time and energies for club activities this year: marshalling events, coaching, serving on the committee, club runs and manning the kitchens. Did you know? Without these volunteers these club activities would not happen. Did you know? With an adult membership of 126 this is an impressive percentage, thanks to all volunteers, without them the club wouldn’t function.

Your Club Needs You

Open Time Trials - Enter and Ride or Come and Help Time Trials are an important part of the Club’s summer programme with the TT series and the County Competitions run by local clubs through the SCCA Wednesday 6th June see the club host a 25 mile TT as part of the SCCA Friction and Hydraulics series. Hafren is riding high in this competition, currently third in Men's and Top Club award and just off the podium in 4th in the Women's competition. If you...

GDPR – Your Privacy is Important to the Club

GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) GDPR comes into operation on the 26th May 2018 and affects all organizations that keep personal data and that includes Hafren Cycling Club (HCC)HCC is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy and will only use your personal information provided by you to administer your subscription, to provide details and results of events organized for the benefit of members and to communicate about club business. Thi

Hafren CC Reliability Ride – Sunday 8th April

Hafren hosts a round of the SCCA Reliability Ride series. The 100km route proved to be one of the most enjoyable of the series last year with the shorter, 60km route also being popular and an opportunity for some of our juniors to ride in the bunch. Entrance fee £3.00. Under 18s ride free. These rides are a great way ride in a group that is more than just your fellow club mates. As the time standards are (typically) 13mph, 15mph and 18mph they su

Free Cake? – Club Awards, Social and Quiz

Free Cake? Well maybe not, but come and pick up an award, win a quiz prize and wine and dine at the Club's End of Season Bash to be held Saturday 10th February 2018 at 7pm at The Elephant and Castle, Newtown. This is one of the club's highlights of the year celebrating the club's and its members' achievements of 2017  and getting in the groove for the coming season so we would love you to come along and meet other club members off the bike Tickets f

We are going back to the Chrono

Back to the Chrono in 2018. After a second successful visit to the Chrono de Nations last October, the organising committee running the Chrono (international) cycling event in Les  Herbiers have  recently  contacted the Newtown Twinning Committee to ask if Newtown would accept the place of honour (as guests  of honour) for the next Chrono event in October 2018. The club has become an important part of the ties between the two towns and the invitation from

Club Membership Renewal through BC

The BC website requires a BC number for this renewal. This is a problem for non BC members who may not know the number If you can't find the original e-mail from BC with your number on please e-mail membership@hafren.cc and I'll get it for you from the web site Please advise all the family members you need this for in your e-mail You can also phone British Cycling 0161 274 2010