2015 is set to be another great year for cycling in Yorkshire with the Tour De Yorkshire stage race in May bringing top level pro cycling to our county and of course Stage 3 bringing the riders through Ilkley and up the Cow & Calf Climb . ICC will no doubt be out in force to enjoy the spectacle .
As well as a great spectator sport , cycling is very much an activity in Ilkley Cycling Club for participants at all levels from those learning to ride with their families , joining in our youth activities or wanting to join one of our social rides ( see the Rides page ), challenging themselves at our renowned White Rose Classic Sportive,( entry here) to our local club racers keen to succeed across all the cycling disciplines ( details on our Racing pages )
We’ve got a training day on Saturday 28th Feb at the Steven Burke Sports Hub , Nelson 12-4pm for adults and young people wanting to improve riding skills in a traffic free environment or a an opportunity to recce the race circuit .(Full details here- Ilkley Cycling Club Trip to the Steven Burke Sports Hub-2
Club race events include our Open 10 Mile TT on the local Addingham Circuit 15th March – entries Via CTT online - and our Open 25 Mile TT on the Boroughbridge Circuit 5th April – Online entry open now. ICC ’s 2 day team race will take place again the last weekend in May ,and the Town Centre Races will bring all of Ilkley out again on June 24th . We have the White Rose Classic on June 29th and our ‘vintage tweed’ ride the day before . Later in the year we will be running our really successful ICC Cyclocross event again.
Volunteer helpers from the club are requested at all these events – contact me via email@example.com and I can put you in touch with the relevant organiser.
We have club trips planned to the Tour of Flanders in April , Majorca in May , Ingleton in June and Scotland in August . ( Details here) We also have regular trips to the Manchester Velodrome cycle track and BMX facility for ICC members – details of upcoming trips are posted on the website here .
Most club members proudly wear our striking club kit , if you haven’t had chance to purchase yours the next opportunity to order will be in April – see the kit page for details .
We have women only rides on Mondays as well as mixed rides on Monday and Tuesday mornings. Main club rides take place Thursday evening and Sunday mornings- See our rides page and route library page for details. More ride leaders are always welcomed – contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to volunteer to lead .
Our Ilkley Cycling Club Youth Team continue to work hard to encourage cycling at all levels amongst our younger members – further information and coaching and events details are on our youth page .
Your can join or renew your ICC membership online on our join us page – at £10 for individual membership and £15 per family it remains great value particularly with the discounts ICC membership brings from local cycling related businesses.
Our new club committee for 2015 has been voted in at our recent AGM – names and contact details are available on our Contact us page. Minutes of meetings , club newsletters & important club documents are stored for reference in our ‘Members Only’ section of the website.
Our Annual General Meeting will take place at 8pm on Thursday 12th February, in the upstairs function room of the Ilkley Moor Vaults, Stockeld Road, Ilkley. All members are encouraged to attend and review the events of the year and Read More
KIT UPDATE: KIT SHOP NOW OPEN – I will re-open the KIT SHOP on Saturday 24th January and close it again Sunday 1st February. This will allow just over 1 week for you to order your spring kit. Once the Read More
ICC Members Trip – Manchester Velodrome Sunday 15th February 2015 8pm – 10pm. (2 Hours). National Cycling Centre , Stuart Street, Manchester, M11 4DQ. See events page for further details & to book a place