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…
The Club’s ToB plans for the Bristol stage finish tomorrow are these; Meet 10am outside of Brown’s on Orange Grove  Ride to Portishead (30 miles, 2hrs) http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=6431882 Have lunch in the marina somewhere…
Paul Hennessy Rides the Etape du Tour  The Etape du Tour is a closed road sportive that follows the route of a Tour de France stage. This year it was stage eighteen, which started in Pau, crossed a couple of third category climbs, then went…
The hills are alive…….with cyclists! Hill Climb season gets underway on 13th Sept with the Cotswold Veldrijden Triple. Many of this year’s events include an under 15s event too.Our Open Hill Climb is on 5th Oct (see poster).…
200km Ride this Sunday passing through Imber and the Wylye Valley. Tom Marshall on leading duties. 8am start outside of Brown’s on Orange Grove for the #Sportrider & #Racerider mixed group.  All other rides, including shorter #Sportrider…
Odd Down Summer Series  - Round 11 We hosted our final round of the summer series for 2014 yesterday evening at Odd Down. Despite the murky weather there were some competitive races in all categories and it was especially pleasing to get…
It was an evening to remember for the club’s 4th Cats at Odd Down Circuit yesterday. 4th Cat Only Race After a mixed season, some bad luck (or were they just excuses!) and seeing the 3rd and 2nd Cats piling on the points it was their…
It’s been a good week for #VCWRace and in particular John Fowles and Tavis Walker.  Last Tuesday at Odd Down John got in the points yet again in the E123 race to continue his stellar year. On Thursday Tav mixed it up with the pros at…

VC Walcot Young racers 2014 – ‘Team Curle’

Following on from joining Sulis Scorpions a year ago, we took a family membership to VC Walcot so that Morgan (u14) and Laura (u12) were part of a GoRide club - needed for the South West Cluster sessions they attend monthly at Newport Velodrome. We…
Gareth Rees Gives Us the Lowdown on the HotCillee London-Paris Event The HotChillee London to Paris is a 3-stage endurance event with full support and rolling road closures, with 400 riders across 6 seeded groups.  Each stage includes a…

Odd Down Cycle Fest 2014

Cycle Fest 2014 - Go-Ride Tour in the morning & competitive racing in the afternoon brings bike racing to Odd Down, Bath.In celebration of the Tour de France visiting our shores in July, Sulis Scorpions Youth Cycling Alliance are hosting a…
Western League Summer CX Round 7 Results & Round Up Cyclo-cross in the middle of summer? No even a hint of mud in sight just dust and warm evening sunshine? This was the third CX event held at Odd Down and, to be honest, they’re…
Congrats to John Fowles who won yesterday evening in the Men’s 3/4 race at Odd Down Circuit. It was his second win of the season and moves him to within 6 points of achieving his 2nd Cat licence (40 needed).  Currently the club stands…