Latest News & Results
Club membership is renewed annually and is due on 1st January. You can join or renew easily:
- via the British Cycling website at https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/club/profile?club_id=1793
(you do not have to be a BC member to use this facility)
- download a copy of the membership form below and send it to the membership secretary at the address on the form.
Important. Please note the following:
Anyone racing in the club's name or colours, whether the events are organised under the rules of British Cycling, Cycling Time Trials, LVRC etc, must have a valid membership before competing. If you have not renewed beforehand you may not be covered by the organising body's insurance in the event of an incident.
If you have any questions don't hesitate to contact Simon, the membership secretary - firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sundorne Training sessions 2015
Tuesdays 7-8pm - All ages open session suitable for families. 18mph max speed, max 50 riders.
Thursdays 7-8pm - Youth A/B & Seniors only. Max 30 riders. Coach-led group riding.
The following conditions apply to these sessions:
- Strictly first-come-first-served, no exceptions.
- Bring a marshal or help out yourself at least once.
- No admission to the track until you have signed on and the session is opened by a club coach.
The cost per session is: Members £3, U18s £2, Non-Members £4, Non-Member U18 £3.
If participating in both sessions: Members £5, U18s £3, Non-Members £6, Non-Member U18 £4.
Saturday youth sessions are from 11am to 12pm.
Sessions may be cancelled due to adverse weather conditions. Check the Mids Twitter and Facebook for on the day communication.
Club Runs and Social Events
The regular Club Runs normally take place on Sunday mornings. Details are posted weekly, check the Club Run forum for details.
Easy-paced GoSkyRides, suitable for beginners and children, also run on Sundays. Rides are listed on the club's SkyRide page.
If you'd like to ride a different route or distance then why not post something on the forum? It's there for everyone to use.
Feel free to come along to the monthly social evening - it's on the last Monday of the month at the Silverton Hotel in Frankwell.
The following events have been added to the Event Calendar and the relevant page for each series:
MSW 90th Anniversary Dinner - 7th February 2015
2015 is a special year in the clubs history as it marks the 90th anniversary of the Mid Shropshire Wheelers.
To mark the occasion we are holding a dinner and prize presentation on Saturday 7th February 2015 at Greenhous Meadow, the home of Shrewsbury Town FC.
It will be a sit-down meal, a traditional club dinner, followed by the presentation of prizes for 2014 and live music from The Rainbreakers.
The guest speaker is MSW life member Simon Lillistone, a two time Olympian and the Cycling Manager for the London 2012 Olympics & Paralympics, who will no doubt have many interesting stories.
Members both past and present and any friends of the club are welcome to attend. Tickets - £25 for adults and £15 for under 17s - are now available at Dave Mellor Cycles and Sundorne training sessions or from Dave York, Tel: 01743 874444, or mobile: 07962 103325 or email email@example.com
MSW 30 Mile Time Trial - Result
Sunday 28 September saw the annual running of the MSW 30 mile event, round 16 of the SB Sports Injuries inter-club series. The result can be found on this page.
Structured Training Plan
Dave Mellor's excellent training plans, that will give some structure to your riding through the winter and into the next season, are all linked from the Training page (there is also a link in the bar at the top of every page).
Weekly News Reports
The regular reports with news on members' activities are published in the General section of the MSW forum.
Helen has asked that all those participating in events to please let her know - more info here.
*** TORQ FITNESS PRODUCTS *** - very kind offer for members from MSW member Matt Hart:
Matt runs Torq Fitness who supply energy bars and drinks and other fitness related products. He is a regular rider of the evening 10s and is easily identified by the Torq fitness kit he rides in. Matt is offering 10% off all web prices. More details on the offer and how to order can be found here.