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‘Flattening the Curve’ with VC Walcot

Rather than be understandably sad about the Covid-19 crisis, this Bath cycling club has been keeping physically fit and mentally alert on solo bike rides a bit closer to home than usual.

Bad Weather Plan

Stand by for icy Sunday rides with Velo Club Walcot

Ride Etiquette

Dos and don’ts for a successful club ride. Otherwise known as ‘How to make yourself popular’. Nothing beats a tightly-knit group of cyclists who understand the rules of how to go further and faster with a collective smile.
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Preparation rides announced pre-Bike Bath

Velo Club Walcot collaborating with the organisers of Bike Bath to give a leg-up to newer and less confident cyclists.
Members of the Bath based cycling club VC Walcot
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Christmas Party and Awards 2018

Velo Club Walcot once again hosted its annual prize presentation shindig at Widcome Social Club.
Cyclists from the Velo Club Walcot from Bath, England, ride as fast as possible to coffee
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Just another VC Walcot Sunday

At least five different groups on Sunday but one thing in common; we nearly always head into the wind on the way out so we have a nice fast tailwind home.

Odd Down coaching proves successful

Cyclists in a group can go faster and further by the members often going slower than they are individually capable of. Which is easier said than done. That's why Velo Club Walcot uses a professional British Cycling-accredited coach...

Odd Down Circuit Winter Series Overview

Full Odd Down Circuit Winter Series Overview.  Follow the link below for all the current races that are available for on-line entry.  Winter Series Entry

Community Club of the Year Award

After a perfect lead out train from VCW the Sulis Scorpions brought home the prize, taking the sprint finish in emphatic style! The crossover of functions between the two clubs is paying dividends in terms of youth and family membership and…

Official Video of the Tour of Britain Stage

http://vimeo.com/109014424   Official B&NES video of the Tour of Britain stage start in Bath. A lucky few of us were invited to the launch at the Roman Baths and then the club turned out en masse the next day to see the Pros ride…
RTTC National Hill Climb Championships on Pea Royd Lane, Sheffield. James Coleman (72nd) rode for VC Walcot with his brother Charles Coleman (21st) riding for Felt Colbournes Hargroves RT after finishing 10th last year in club colours. It was…
Say what! Finalist ‘Community Club of the Year’ at the Bath Chronicle Sports Awards? Us? Eh? Yesterday an email dropped in the club’s inbox re. the above news. Surprised isn’t the word. More like, how?  We do what we…
Club Open Hill Climb 2014 Full field - 70+ starters on the day - First ever U15 event - Great Women’s competition - ‘Big Mob’ on the hill - Huge club support - Tons of fun.  That was the VC Walcot Open Hill Climb 2014…….. The…
(pic courtesy of Betty Bhandari) Pete Giddings wins Rd 2 of the Ridley Western CX League On a fast and open course where drafting had a part to play and with only one steep ramp to challenge the legs it was always going to be a rapid start…
The 5th VC. Walcot Open Hill Climb - 5/10/2014 - Official Start Sheet (click through the images above to see all entrants and list of Sponsors) So here we go. The 5th edition of our Open Hill Climb. Organiser Jon Arnold has steadily built up…