Time Trials during Pandemic

Please read this and help keep the event safe Remember your rear light. New CTT regulation, no working rear light, no ride. The club actively encourages the use of front lights during Time Trials. For your own safety and that of officials, other competitors and the general public, please use a front light while racing. The event is open to members and by invitation only. Numbers for the event are limited to 30 to include organizers and volunteers...

Hafren to donate to Hope House Children’s Hospices

Requests have been received from members that the club should consider donating to a local charity impacted by Coronavirus and the lockdown. This has been carefully considered by the committee in regard to the constitutional position of the club in using funds in this way, the impact on the club’s financial reserves and the response of the club’s membership to such a request as well as the broader issues faced by charities at this time. After care...

Time Trials – Will there be any Cycle Sport in 2020?

Lockdown is starting to ease, albeit at a different pace in Wales to England. British Cycling and Cycling Time Trials have issued guidance for clubs to be able to hold events. Although the pace of relaxation of lockdown is slower in Wales, it is likely that the current guidance for holding Time Trials in England from July 8thwill soon apply to us. Holding TTs will not be without difficulty, but if the appetite is there to ride them the club would ...

2020 TT Season Events and News

Not long now before the UK and Club Time Trial season starts. First up – Jason Arnold is the new TT Event Secretary. Tony Brooks has been the TT secretary since the club started and asked not to be considered for re-election at the AGM. Jason has volunteered for this and is hard at work on the 2020 season. Des Pugh remains the club’s official time keeper and with these two able and committed members in charge we can look forward to another successf...

Hafren CC Reliability Ride – Sunday 5th April 2020 Cancelled

Hafren hosts a round of the SCCA Reliability Ride series. Cancelled - Another COVID-19 victim New for this year - Ambers Woodfired Pizza Van (bring some cash and enjoy a post ride Pizza) First event of the year is the Club’s round of the SCCA Reliability Rides Series on Sunday 5th April. Sign on is from 8:30 at Berriew Community Centre, with first riders off at 9:30 This event will once again replace the regular Sunday Club ride for that day. Entry fee £3

Club Kit Buying Window Spring/Summer 2020

The Club Kit Buying Window is now open - closes 28th February Click here to access the Club's Online Stores Please remember - club kit cannot be sent back to the manufacturer if the size is wrong. Don't rely on the size labels in other garments, check the size on the size chart. You can download a PDF guide to using the Team Store here Hafren Team Store Download Not sure what you want? Have a look at Champion Systems Web Page - Cub Kit Collec...

Welsh Cycling Awards

Both Hafren Cycling Club (Club of the Year) and Paul Bufton (Coach of the Year) have been shortlisted for the Welsh Cycling Awards to be held on Saturday 12st October 2019 at The Sophia Gardens Cricket Ground in Cardiff. If you would like to join in the celebrations and celebrate the outstanding achievements of cycling in Wales then tickets can be bought through the following link. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/welsh-cycling-awards-2019-tickets-587827...

Club Cyclo Cross Championship 2019

New Format for 2019 Championships The club won't be hosting a round of the Welsh Cyclo Cross Championships this year. We will look at it again for 2020, but need someone to step forward as Event Organizer. We are sticking with the format of best 3 rides from 4 counting events, but with our own not on the list have opted for some nearer home rather than in the Welsh League The qualifying events are 8th September - Sundorne Shrewsbury 20th O...

Hafren take on the 2019 Chrono

Hafren Cycling Club trio prepare for the prestigious French time-trialing event the Chrono des Nations which will take place on 20th October 2019. Emma Serjeant, Sam Holwill and Louise Hurdley, all members of Hafren Cycling Club are currently training for the UCI Chrono des Nations, an elite race against the clock in the town of Les Herbiers twinned with Newtown where they will go head to head with some of the world’s leading time triallists. P...