Friday Evening 10 mile Time Trial series 2017
Course - E14a/10 based on Navestock Essex.
The events are scheduled to be held on the E14a/10 course based on Navestock. The roads used have recently suffered problems with pot-holes, flooding and fly-tipping. If at any time the course is found to be unsuitable we will move to the E16/10 course based on Staplford Abbotts.
These are Club events open for "Private" time trials subject to availability. Just turn up and ride. However, you must be a member of a club affiliated to Cycling Time Trials. If not, you will need to ask your club to arrange affiliation or alternatively join a club already affiliated. Becontree Wheelers welcomes new members. If an event is oversubscribed on the night, preference will be given to Becontree Wheelers members.
Entry fee £3 per ride for Becontree members and all under 18s, and £4 for all others. Refreshments normally included.
Series to take place every Friday evening from early April to early September.
Special events will be included as follows.
- "Fixed" Competition. Date to be announced To be eligible for the competition riders will be required to use a single fixed gear. Only Becontree club members using "fixed" gear machines will be edible for the points and series competitions.
- Tandem event. Date to be announced.
- Athletes" 10. Date to be announced. To be eligible for this event riders must use standard bicycles and equipment as follows-
- no tri-bars
- wheels should be of the traditional multi-spoked design.
- no aero helmets or head fairings
- no overshoes.
a penalty of 1 minute per item to be imposed.
Becontree members will be competing for the Les Stevens/Tony Dewerson memorial Trophy.
Club champioship events for 2016can be seen here.
Course - E34 based on Ockendon, Essex - Non Standard distance, approx 14 miles.
To be held on Wednesday 25 May 2016.
E34 14 Mile course.
Click here for full course details
Club members meet by the bus stop outside Corbetts Tey cemetery (RM14 2UY) each Sunday morning for a gentle social ride.
All members are welcome to participate but they leave at 8:00 am sharp so don't be late. The length of the ride and the route are generally agreed at the time.