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by AdeR
14 Sep 2021 17:55
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: Physio recommendations anyone?
Replies: 3
Views: 70

Re: Physio recommendations anyone?

Many thanks indeed. I'm based Hazelwell/Stirchley so Barnt Green/Blackwell not too far off. Thanks mate. Appreciated.
by AdeR
14 Sep 2021 13:53
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: TUESDAY 14th CLUB RUNS
Replies: 9
Views: 324

Re: TUESDAY 14th CLUB RUNS

Don't forget that Thursday floodlit traffic free training starts on the 23rd.
by AdeR
13 Sep 2021 15:46
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: HELP NEEDED 12th & or 13th
Replies: 8
Views: 129

Re: HELP NEEDED 12th & or 13th

Huge thanks to Pete & Stuart. All the stuff that was at Holders Lane is now moved to the Wheels Park & I have a key for the container. Please let me know if you need access for event equipment.
by AdeR
13 Sep 2021 15:44
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: BEACON TO HOST CROSS EVENT 2021/2 SEASON
Replies: 17
Views: 1353

Re: BEACON TO HOST CROSS EVENT 2021/2 SEASON

We had a venue in mind for our race and undertook a risk assessment. Following this the new regulations for the 2021/2 season were announced by the WMCCL including reintroducing two bikes. This made our proposal unworkable for two reasons i) potential noise of jetwashers in a residential area ii) di...
by AdeR
13 Sep 2021 09:41
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: Physio recommendations anyone?
Replies: 3
Views: 70

Physio recommendations anyone?

I have done my knee in. On holiday on the Irish North Coast I did the Portrush park run - 1st back after lockdown. It was on the beach & I decided barefoot would be the way to go. Bad move. Following day I could barely walk. I'm back riding ok (ish) but would like to do the cross. Could do with some...
by AdeR
12 Sep 2021 09:52
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: HELP NEEDED 12th & or 13th
Replies: 8
Views: 129

Re: HELP NEEDED 12th & or 13th

Great. So Pete & Me will be down at Holders Lane @6:45 this evening (12 09 21). If anyone is available then, we can load up mine & Pete's cars. We'll then be able to drop off at the wheels Monday morning (13 09)
by AdeR
09 Sep 2021 17:01
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: HELP NEEDED 12th & or 13th
Replies: 8
Views: 129

Re: HELP NEEDED 12th & or 13th

Huge thanks - that's us sorted! Will ring you.
by AdeR
08 Sep 2021 17:26
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: HELP NEEDED 12th & or 13th
Replies: 8
Views: 129

Re: HELP NEEDED 12th & or 13th

Many thanks for the offers of help on the Sunday - at least we would be able to get everything cleared out & we could see how much packed into my car. Two journeys should do it.
by AdeR
08 Sep 2021 09:27
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: HELP NEEDED 12th & or 13th
Replies: 8
Views: 129

HELP NEEDED 12th & or 13th

Hello All, I Could really do with a hand Sunday eve & or Monday morning 12th/13th Sept. All of the Beacon's stuff - 'cycle event' signs the gazebo direction arrows stakes coaching equipment etc etc needs to be cleared out of storage at Holders Lane B13. It is moving to a new container on the Birming...
by AdeR
03 Sep 2021 17:40
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Winter Training FOR ADULT RIDERS
Replies: 5
Views: 369

Re: Winter Training FOR ADULT RIDERS

Nice one Lewis!
by AdeR
02 Sep 2021 17:30
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Winter Training FOR ADULT RIDERS
Replies: 5
Views: 369

Winter Training FOR ADULT RIDERS

Delighted to announce that we can have traffic free training under floodlights. When?: Five dates 23/09 30/09 07/10 14/10 21/10. Time?: 6:30 - 7:30 Who?: Open to club members aged 18+ What?: Structured training rides Where?: Birmingham Wheels Park, 1 Adderley Road South Birmingham B1 1AD Why?: Build...
by AdeR
02 Sep 2021 17:12
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: 5km off road ride for kids
Replies: 2
Views: 105

Re: 5km off road ride for kids

Thanks for your support Dave. Hope all is well with regard to both racing & water!
by AdeR
01 Sep 2021 09:19
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: TUESDAY 31ST CLUB RUNS
Replies: 16
Views: 436

Re: TUESDAY 31ST CLUB RUNS

But if you still want your fix of mid-week riding floodlit training is starting up on the 23rd 6:30 - 7:30. Keep Thurs eve free if you can. Should be good. Watch the message board - details coming soon!
by AdeR
27 Aug 2021 18:26
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Ride Weds 01 09 21
Replies: 0
Views: 149

Ride Weds 01 09 21

Heading out Wednesday on the Hughie Maguire route. Wickets Tower 9:30 or Beckett's 10:00 to Wellesbourne Airfield Caf. About 80m
by AdeR
12 Aug 2021 10:30
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: 5km off road ride for kids
Replies: 2
Views: 105

5km off road ride for kids

On 31st August between four and seven we will be running a 5km off road challenge for kids using the holders lane park run route.is anyone available to help with signing on? Has anyone got a printer that can handle card? I would like to give out certificates
by AdeR
27 Jul 2021 09:39
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Hughie Maguire Route Wednesday Rides 21st & 28th
Replies: 3
Views: 174

Re: Hughie Maguire Route Wednesday Rides 21st & 28th

Any more takers for tomorrow (28th)?
by AdeR
27 Jul 2021 09:37
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: 10th July West Mids Grass Track
Replies: 8
Views: 582

Re: 10th July West Mids Grass Track

Huge thanks going out to all who made this a highly successful event
by AdeR
18 Jul 2021 17:27
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Hughie Maguire Route Wednesday Rides 21st & 28th
Replies: 3
Views: 174

Hughie Maguire Route Wednesday Rides 21st & 28th

What are you up to this Wednesday (21st) and next (28th)? I'll lead rides out to the touchdown caf at Wellesbourne on the Hughie Maguire route. Meet Wickets Tower Pershore Rd 9:25. Or Beckett's at 10. 75m (ish)
by AdeR
15 Jul 2021 07:22
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: RACE NIGHT
Replies: 0
Views: 128

RACE NIGHT

RACE NIGHT Who? Suitable for adult club members What? Racing like at the track championships but on a 200m grass track. When? Tuesday 20th & 27th July 6:00 - 7:00 Where? MOOR GREEN LANE, BIRMINGHAM, B13 8NE (entrance opposite #41) Why? Fun & building up some speed. What equipment do I need? Cross/gr...
by AdeR
07 Jul 2021 08:17
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: HUGHIE MAGUIRE ride 07 07 21
Replies: 8
Views: 503

Re: HUGHIE MAGUIRE ride 07 07 21

Won't have a smart phone on me. You can get me on 07906 179575
by AdeR
06 Jul 2021 18:56
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: HUGHIE MAGUIRE ride 07 07 21
Replies: 8
Views: 503

Re: HUGHIE MAGUIRE ride 07 07 21

Yes this is still on. Will pick up at Wickets tower 9:30 Red Lion Beckett's 10.
by AdeR
01 Jul 2021 10:59
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: 10th July West Mids Grass Track
Replies: 8
Views: 582

Re: 10th July West Mids Grass Track

That is great - thanks Mark :)
by AdeR
25 Jun 2021 18:49
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Beacon RCC Track Championships 2021 Sat, 26 Jun 2021 12:00 Halesowen.
Replies: 10
Views: 814

Re: Beacon RCC Track Championships 2021 Sat, 26 Jun 2021 12:00 Halesowen.

last minute entry & no youths so progamme now is as follows: BEACON RCC TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS 2021 REVISED PROGRAMME Event Riders Distance 1 Time trail Adults 200m 2 Time trail Academy 100m 3 Match sprint 1 Adults. 9th place TT rider v 1st place 800m 4 ½ lap handicap Academy 200m 5 Match sprint 2 Adul...
by AdeR
24 Jun 2021 22:36
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Beacon RCC Track Championships 2021 Sat, 26 Jun 2021 12:00 Halesowen.
Replies: 10
Views: 814

Re: Beacon RCC Track Championships 2021 Sat, 26 Jun 2021 12:00 Halesowen.

BEACON RCC TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS 2021 Dear Riders and Parents. I am really looking forward to Saturday for the club track champs. I really love the way this event brings together riders – both young and young at heart. In current circumstances there is a lot of information to give out to make sure eve...
by AdeR
24 Jun 2021 18:37
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Beacon RCC Track Championships 2021 Sat, 26 Jun 2021 12:00 Halesowen.
Replies: 10
Views: 814

Re: Beacon RCC Track Championships 2021 Sat, 26 Jun 2021 12:00 Halesowen.

All riders who are planning to ride the track champs for contact tracing & briefing reasons you MUST pre enter. There will be no entry on the line. Please share this message if you know someone who is planning to ride but hasn't registered so far. Entry will close 5pm tomorrow. https://www.eventbrit...
by AdeR
24 Jun 2021 11:08
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Beacon RCC Track Championships 2021 Sat, 26 Jun 2021 12:00 Halesowen.
Replies: 10
Views: 814

Re: Beacon RCC Track Championships 2021 Sat, 26 Jun 2021 12:00 Halesowen.

Good idea! HA&CC hire bikes are supplied with toe clips & straps. They do not allow pedals to be swapped unfortunately.
by AdeR
20 Jun 2021 18:13
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: What are you up to Tues 29th?
Replies: 3
Views: 196

Re: What are you up to Tues 29th?

You're a star Dave. Matt will lead the session. We had a good turn out last time - the main thing is to organise parents with hi viz vests so they can cordon off the shale pitch. Ensuring the riders who have brought their own bikes ride steadily in an anti clockwise direction round the edge while Ma...
by AdeR
17 Jun 2021 11:51
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: BEACON TO HOST CROSS EVENT 2021/2 SEASON
Replies: 17
Views: 1353

Re: BEACON TO HOST CROSS EVENT 2021/2 SEASON

Hoping for Oct 31st
by AdeR
17 Jun 2021 11:49
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: What are you up to Tues 29th?
Replies: 3
Views: 196

What are you up to Tues 29th?

Is anyone free between 5 & 6 on Tues 29th? Matt Blythe of BC can put on a coaching session for the kids but needs some help. We had a really good turn out this week. I'm having a week off. It would be great if this could go ahead anyway.
by AdeR
16 Jun 2021 12:23
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Beacon RCC Track Championships 2021 Sat, 26 Jun 2021 12:00 Halesowen.
Replies: 10
Views: 814

Beacon RCC Track Championships 2021 Sat, 26 Jun 2021 12:00 Halesowen.

If you're racing the club track champs please could you book in asap? This would really help me plan the programme. Thanks. Beacon RCC Track Championships 2021 Sat, 26 Jun 2021 12:00 Halesowen. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/beacon-r ... 1364028885
by AdeR
15 Jun 2021 19:53
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Saturday club run 19th.
Replies: 9
Views: 518

Re: Saturday club run 19th.

I'm in
by AdeR
13 Jun 2021 10:24
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: SAT 12th June - non stop Beacon Burst.
Replies: 10
Views: 583

Re: SAT 12th June - non stop Beacon Burst.

That was ace! 8) nice one Gemma
by AdeR
10 Jun 2021 09:19
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: HUGHIE MAGUIRE ride 07 07 21
Replies: 8
Views: 503

HUGHIE MAGUIRE ride 07 07 21

As part of #Beacon75 I would like to pay tribute to Beacon Legend HUGHIE MAGUIRE. Of a Wednesday he would to lead a great ride out to Wellesbourne Airfield caf. On Weds July 7th I will lead a ride on that route starting at Wickets Tower where Hughie lived (opposite the Cricket ground on Pershore Rd)...
by AdeR
02 Jun 2021 08:23
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: 10th July West Mids Grass Track
Replies: 8
Views: 582

Re: 10th July West Mids Grass Track

As you know, Beacon RCC is delighted that Bishop Challoner and Queensbridge schools have agreed the use of their Moor Green Lane playing fields for the British Schools Cycling Association Regional Grass Track Championships which we are hosting. The event will take place on Saturday 10 July and we wi...
by AdeR
22 May 2021 10:25
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: BEACON TO HOST CROSS EVENT 2021/2 SEASON
Replies: 17
Views: 1353

Re: BEACON TO HOST CROSS EVENT 2021/2 SEASON

Thanks for all of the offers of help! Really appreciated ... keep them coming!
by AdeR
22 May 2021 10:24
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: 10th July West Mids Grass Track
Replies: 8
Views: 582

Re: 10th July West Mids Grass Track

Thanks Dave :-)
by AdeR
06 May 2021 18:32
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: 10th July West Mids Grass Track
Replies: 8
Views: 582

10th July West Mids Grass Track

Date for your diaries. Saturday 10th July. We're hosting the grass track champs for the WM again. New venue B13 8NE Moor Green Lane. Queensbridge & Bishop Challenor School Field. Racing Starts at 11 and continues till 5:30. Don't feel you have to stay the whole time. We need marshals, timekeepers, s...
by AdeR
01 May 2021 20:29
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: D ride to Bidford & Welford no stop burst
Replies: 2
Views: 173

D ride to Bidford & Welford no stop burst

Seeing as all the other rides are full and I fancy a run out I'll lead one out at 9:10 from the Black Horse. Straight round. No caf stop.
by AdeR
14 Apr 2021 18:19
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Cross sessions 27 04. 04 05 11 05
Replies: 0
Views: 92

Cross sessions 27 04. 04 05 11 05

Can anyone spare some time on the next three Tuesdays? I'm running some kids cross sessions. Could do with a hand setting up the course at 4. Session starts at 4:30 and lasts till 6. 232-254 Edward Rd, Balsall Heath, Birmingham B12 9LZ. Even if you had 1/2 hr at 4 that would be a big help. We also c...
by AdeR
22 Jan 2021 09:38
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: BEACON TO HOST CROSS EVENT 2021/2 SEASON
Replies: 17
Views: 1353

Re: BEACON TO HOST CROSS EVENT 2021/2 SEASON

I’m so excited by this and I’d urge absolutely everyone to help out if at all possible. The atmosphere at the Cross races is super friendly and the nature of the courses usually means it’s great for the spectators as well as the riders. Can’t wait, fingers crossed 🤞 Fingers & everything else crosse...
by AdeR
22 Jan 2021 09:37
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: BEACON TO HOST CROSS EVENT 2021/2 SEASON
Replies: 17
Views: 1353

Re: BEACON TO HOST CROSS EVENT 2021/2 SEASON

Simon Woodward wrote:
21 Jan 2021 12:03
It sounds fantastic.
I'd be more than happy to help out. Please let me know once you have an idea of a date.
Nice one 8)
by AdeR
22 Jan 2021 09:36
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: BEACON TO HOST CROSS EVENT 2021/2 SEASON
Replies: 17
Views: 1353

Re: BEACON TO HOST CROSS EVENT 2021/2 SEASON

Yosser wrote:
21 Jan 2021 09:09
You can count me in Ade. The proviso is my training/racing schedule and Covid injections!
Thanks! 8)
by AdeR
20 Jan 2021 17:46
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: BEACON TO HOST CROSS EVENT 2021/2 SEASON
Replies: 17
Views: 1353

BEACON TO HOST CROSS EVENT 2021/2 SEASON

At January's committee meeting we took the decision to host a round of the West Midlands Cyclo Cross League. From my perspective this is an exciting development. We are looking to give the league riders a different experience - and urban CX event. Venues and dates are still being confirmed at this p...
by AdeR
17 Jan 2021 17:31
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: BEACON ROADS CYCLING CLUB TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS 2021
Replies: 2
Views: 514

BEACON ROADS CYCLING CLUB TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS 2021

Dear All, I have been in touch with Halesowen and asked if they could put us down for Saturday 26th June . 13:00 - 17:00 with a 12:00 - 13:00 coaching session beforehand. As with everything else this very much depends - but let's be optimistic. Offers of help on the day & requests for bikes (please ...
by AdeR
30 Dec 2020 15:23
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: 2021 Little Mountain Time Trial
Replies: 3
Views: 856

Re: 2021 Little Mountain Time Trial

in my diary - will wave a flag at traffic or whatever
by AdeR
20 Dec 2020 19:33
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: 2019 trophy winners.
Replies: 2
Views: 284

Re: 2019 trophy winners.

will do