On line entry is now open for Rounds 3, 4 5 if the club series - see the links below
Friction and Hydraulics Open SCCA Series
2nd of June sees Hafren host a round of the SCCA Friction and Hydraulics Time Trial series. These are Open events and registration has to be compelted through the CTT website - see the link below. We are running as a 10mile TT this year on the popular and fast Berriew course as Coronavirus regulations inhibted running our nor...
CTT have now sanctioned events on Welsh Road and Welsh Government now allows organized outdoors sport.
Our TT Race programme is now live. We are following the CTT Risk Assessment to make these events as safe as possible.
Club Kit Buying Window - Open until 7th May.
Group Rides Are Back.
Great news that the club can start group rides again. As well as the Sunday Club Ride there is the welcome return of the Wednesday Dole...
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...
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
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 ...
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 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's End of Season bash will be held on Friday 22nd November. Save the date -
the venue will be confirmed asap.
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.
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