So. The good old British weather. Where to begin?! It has once again been somewhat changeable, with only a mere handful of those favourable crisp autumnal days to speak of due to the sheer deluge and torrential downpours we’ve had of late. These have resulted in some fairly extensive flooding up and down the country, […]
Back by popular demand, our Club Curry Night has been confirmed for Friday 8th November at The Tale of Spice in Chippenham. To help us manage numbers, you just need to register your place via the link below: CLICK HERE TO BOOK See you there!
Report by Nick Ferris. Saturday saw the club promote it’s open hill climb on Bowden Hill Lacock. For once in a long while the weather was kind to us, dry and warm, the riders did not have to compete with the rain as well. This year the field was down from the 49 riders in […]
So it’s been a wee while since we last communicated with you all, but with a handful of committee members away on the ‘Ride Across Britain’ event this September, writing the Club newsletter had to be popped onto the back burner to be kept warm for a bit. It is now fairly traditional that we […]
Starting on the 18th August, three members of the club rode the Paris-Best-Paris 1200km Randonneur, one of the oldest cycling events in the world. Two of them, Sheni and James, completed the ride within the 90 hour time limit but for Rob is was to be a difficult experience after so much hard work to […]
A little reminder it’s the third (and longest) in our series of summer challenge rides this Saturday 10th August. Join us for our annual lap of the Severn estuary via Tewkesbury, the lovely Forest of Dean and Tintern Abbey. Leaving from Chippenham Rugby Club (entrance gates) at 7.00am. Details on the club website https://www.chippenhamwheelers.org/events/round-the-block-225km/
With summer now in full swing and the sun (almost) shining, we thought it must be time for a Wheelers get together! Date: Monday 26th August. Venue: The Sports Club Chippenham. Plans so far.. 1pm: Cycling Treasure Hunt – starting and finishing at The Sports Club, get your thinking caps (helmets) on, grab yourself a […]
Our club audax series may have finished but several of our members continue to ride in Audax UK events with three Chippenham Wheelers qualified to ride in next month’s Paris Brest Paris (PBP) 1200-kilometre Randonnée. Audax UK is the UK’s Long Distance Cycling Association. Audax riding is designed to test the individual’s ability inriding set […]
It’s our annual Fish n Chip ride to the seaside this coming Saturday. Sea views guaranteed! Please note we have made a slight change to the route which can be found in the club calendar section on the website.
Chippenham Harriers Running Club have kindly invited Chippenham Wheelers members to their Monday night circuit sessions. The sessions are focussed on general fitness i.e. they are not running focused and are attended by a broad spectrum of individuals and fitness levels. Every Monday 7:30pm- 8.30pm in the Chippenham Sports Club Dome. £2.00 per session. For further […]