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by AdeR
21 Jan 2019 08:59
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: BEACON ROADS CYCLE CLUB TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019
Replies: 9
Views: 2132

BEACON ROADS CYCLE CLUB TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019

Date for your diaries. Halesowen Track has been booked for this year's track championships 22/06/2019 Session Start Time 01:00 PM No. of hours 3 I got some good feedback about last year's event. Thanks to all who helped out. If you've specific suggestions about events you'd like to see please post h...
by AdeR
29 Dec 2018 17:33
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Youth Development Planning for 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 745

Youth Development Planning for 2019

All members of the committee, club members and parents of youth members are invited along to this planning meeting and social event at Rowheath Pavilion on Thursday 17th January at 7.30pm. Will be in the downstairs meeting room near the bar which will be open. To chat about plans for Academy activit...
by AdeR
01 Dec 2018 11:49
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: 2018 Beacon Annual Dinner and Awards Ceremony
Replies: 8
Views: 2267

Re: 2018 Beacon Annual Dinner and Awards Ceremony

Do you have to arrive muddy so that you can do cross toasting?
by AdeR
28 Nov 2018 18:22
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: CX training for adults Tues 4th Dec
Replies: 0
Views: 616

CX training for adults Tues 4th Dec

So I got on to the council and said that they'd blown us out twice & could we have a free session and they said YES! So... 19:00 - 21:00 Holders Lane. Lights (I've been assured) Will be on. I'm putting this on for ADULTS to see how we get on. If successful will do kids' sessions. https://www.google....
by AdeR
22 Oct 2018 17:14
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Tuesday 21st at Holders Lane B13 8NL
Replies: 1
Views: 638

Re: Tuesday 21st at Holders Lane B13 8NL

TUESDAY TRAINING IS CANCELLED. TO SAY I'M NOT A HAPPY BUNNY IS PUTTING IT EXTREMELY MILDLY. Here's what I've got from the council Hi Both Unfortunately I have just been informed that there are no lights at all working now at Holders Lane. I’m really sorry to be the bearer of bad news and can only ap...
by AdeR
21 Oct 2018 22:04
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Tuesday 21st at Holders Lane B13 8NL
Replies: 1
Views: 638

Tuesday 21st at Holders Lane B13 8NL

Hi All - coaching is on this tues. Can anyone help? 5:50 - 6:30 setting up. 6:15-6:30 signing on. 6:30 - 7:30 marshalling - doing demos of CX skills. 7:30 - 7:45 packing up.
by AdeR
19 Oct 2018 16:09
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Anyone available to help out with the kids session Tuesday? 5:30 - 6:00
Replies: 0
Views: 600

Anyone available to help out with the kids session Tuesday? 5:30 - 6:00

Anyone available to help out with the kids session Tuesday? 5:30 - 6:00 Setting up. 6:00 - 6:30 Signing on. 6:30 - 7:30 Demonstrating CX skills/ Marshalling. 7:30 - 7:45 Helping out with end of session/ collecting stuff in. Holders Ln, Birmingham B13 8NL
by AdeR
08 Oct 2018 17:30
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Holders lane Tuesday session cancelled
Replies: 0
Views: 487

Holders lane Tuesday session cancelled

:evil: Please look out for rescheduled date Hi Adrian Really sorry about this, but I've been informed that the lights are not working at Holders Lane, I was hoping they would be able to get them fixed today but it turns out the job was bigger than first thought. I hung onto your cheque just in case ...
by AdeR
08 Aug 2018 13:04
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Summer Holiday Bike Fun 18th August
Replies: 2
Views: 853

Re: Summer Holiday Bike Fun 18th August

I'd like to do a quick bit of race skills coaching first so timetable for volunteers is: Time Jobs 12:00 – 13:00 Setting up course Checking for any hazards to riders (e.g. dog poo/glass) 13:00 -14:00 Assisting with signing on Marshalling during warm up/coaching session 14:00 – 16:00 Marshalling Fini...
by AdeR
03 Aug 2018 11:41
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Summer Holiday Bike Fun 18th August
Replies: 2
Views: 853

Summer Holiday Bike Fun 18th August

Dear Beacon members, This is an appeal for both riders and volunteers. On Saturday 18th August, we are hosting the second of our summer Cyclo-cross races for riders 5-12 years old. These will take place at Rowheath Playing Fields Heath Road, Bournville B30 1HH. 2-4pm. The races are an opportunity fo...
by AdeR
22 Jun 2018 07:36
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Beacon RCC Track Champs 2018 June 23rd
Replies: 12
Views: 3152

Re: Beacon RCC Track Champs 2018 June 23rd

Be good to see you there Paul. Any more requests for hire bikes? - last call.
by AdeR
16 Jun 2018 00:19
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Beacon RCC Track Champs 2018 June 23rd
Replies: 12
Views: 3152

Re: Beacon RCC Track Champs 2018 June 23rd

Will be held at Halesowen Athletic & Cycling Club Manor Way Halesowen B62 8RW on Saturday 23rd June 1pm to 4pm Come and join us for what promises to be an exciting afternoon’s racing. Spectators will also be most welcome. There will be a full programme of children’s racing for our Beacon Academy rid...
by AdeR
01 May 2018 07:50
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Beacon Academy Sessions
Replies: 0
Views: 424

Beacon Academy Sessions

Delighted to be able to announce these following confirmation from the venue.

Tuesday 8th May 6.15-7.15pm
Tuesday 22nd May 6.15-7.15pm
Tuesday 5th June 6.15-7.15pm
Tuesday 19th June 6.15-7.15pm
Saturday 21st July 2-4
Saturday 18th August 2-4


Rowheath Park

Heath Road

Bournville

B30 1HH
by AdeR
09 Apr 2018 11:14
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Inter - club challenge 14th July
Replies: 12
Views: 2915

Inter Club Challenge date change

Inter club Challenge. I've just been e -mailed by HA&CC to say that they've switched the date of the inter-club Challenge to the 21st July. I'm working away that day :evil: . Thoughts?
by AdeR
04 Apr 2018 16:06
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Inter - club challenge 14th July
Replies: 12
Views: 2915

Re: Inter - club challenge 14th July

:D Excellent!
Hels147 wrote:
15 Mar 2018 22:07
I’m up for it.
by AdeR
04 Apr 2018 16:05
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Beacon RCC Track Champs 2018 June 23rd
Replies: 12
Views: 3152

Re: Beacon RCC Track Champs 2018 June 23rd

Great Stu - now someone can challenge Cleggy! On a more practical note I feel that it's really important that people are confident and have had ample experience on the track before taking part in the adult races. Obviously this isn't an issue for the IP, but bunch racing and even sprinting need som...
by AdeR
04 Apr 2018 16:04
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Beacon RCC Track Champs 2018 June 23rd
Replies: 12
Views: 3152

Re: Beacon RCC Track Champs 2018 June 23rd

Yosser wrote:
09 Mar 2018 21:08
At the moment that looks good to me this year. What sort of numbers did we get last year?
You had the nationals last time if memory serves - we had a good dozen riders.
by AdeR
20 Mar 2018 17:46
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Halesowen Friday Night Track League
Replies: 21
Views: 4879

Re: Halesowen Friday Night Track League

Well done on your second place Gav, major points haul in final week! What bonus does your leadout man get? I'm looking forward to next year already, good atmosphere this year but if we can get one or two more youth, women and men racing there will be a real Beacon buzz there. Any news Adrian on a H...
by AdeR
20 Mar 2018 17:46
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Halesowen Friday Night Track League
Replies: 21
Views: 4879

Re: Halesowen Friday Night Track League

April 4, 7pm accreditation session at Halesowen
by AdeR
20 Mar 2018 17:45
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Inter - club challenge 14th July
Replies: 12
Views: 2915

Re: Inter - club challenge 14th July

:D
GavPass wrote:
14 Mar 2018 10:59
I should be up for it.

Team sprint excites me and the bonus being that we could field a womens team too! we could put out a strong pursuit team if we got a couple of testers across too?
by AdeR
20 Mar 2018 17:45
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Inter - club challenge 14th July
Replies: 12
Views: 2915

Re: Inter - club challenge 14th July

:D
StuartWhite wrote:
14 Mar 2018 10:24
I'm in
by AdeR
20 Mar 2018 17:44
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Inter - club challenge 14th July
Replies: 12
Views: 2915

Re: Inter - club challenge 14th July

Fantastic - thanks to all volunteers. What events would you like me to pitch for? Who would be up for the team pursuit. Totally agree that you'd want to go for BC track accreditation. If you can't make Newport Manchester or Derby, Halesowen have an accreditation session April 4, 7pm.
by AdeR
09 Mar 2018 18:37
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Beacon Little Mountain Time Trial 15th April
Replies: 10
Views: 2452

Re: Beacon Little Mountain Time Trial 15th April

Anyone know where the pdf entry form is?
by AdeR
09 Mar 2018 12:48
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Inter - club challenge 14th July
Replies: 12
Views: 2915

Inter - club challenge 14th July

A date for your diaries. The inaugural Beacon RCC vs Halesowen A&CC inter-club track challenge will be taking place on 14th July. This is a great opportunity for riders to race for the club. The final programme has yet to be put together, but it is envisaged that it will showcase events not typicall...
by AdeR
09 Mar 2018 12:20
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Beacon RCC Track Champs 2018 June 23rd
Replies: 12
Views: 3152

Beacon RCC Track Champs 2018 June 23rd

The Track at Halesowen is booked for our track champs on June 23rd. I thought that the format from last year was highly successful. I'd welcome any thoughts regarding the racing programme. The match sprints provided an opportunity to take part in the kind of racing that isn't on the normal Friday Ni...
by AdeR
24 Feb 2018 19:29
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 25th Feb
Replies: 6
Views: 2221

Re: Club runs - 25th Feb

Will be there
by AdeR
01 Dec 2017 00:22
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Annual Beacon Awards Dinner
Replies: 9
Views: 2456

Re: Annual Beacon Awards Dinner

Any tickets left?
by AdeR
03 May 2017 16:21
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Anyone fancy summer cyclocross in May?
Replies: 5
Views: 1726

I'll have to see how things are going. I am signed up for the ironbridge one though
by AdeR
03 May 2017 16:15
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Halesowen Friday Night Track League
Replies: 21
Views: 4879

I'll be there in the B cats
by AdeR
03 May 2017 16:13
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Race licence
Replies: 1
Views: 985

Race licence

Has anyone received my race licence as club secretary from BC?
by AdeR
02 Dec 2016 18:13
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 4th December
Replies: 21
Views: 4774

A Run

I'll lead an a run if people want one. What does anyone fancy? Wellesbourne caf via Admingtom Ilmington - or Binton Bidford straight round?
by AdeR
27 Nov 2016 19:04
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Track Cycling Sessions January to April
Replies: 107
Views: 15728

Try to talk to someone from Derby Dave. They run a 4 week course leading to accreditation but they are flexible if you can show experience.
by AdeR
27 Nov 2016 18:58
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 27th November
Replies: 18
Views: 4122

That should be 'ride' but given that we were up Clows Top!
by AdeR
27 Nov 2016 18:56
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 27th November
Replies: 18
Views: 4122

Thanks for a great rise Phil :-)
by AdeR
26 Nov 2016 14:59
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Track Cycling Sessions January to April
Replies: 107
Views: 15728

Would anyone be interested a few track riders' road sessions? I'm thinking brisk through and offs. cut throat lane broad lane spring lane earlswood. The objective would be to develop understanding as a group of riders. That way we would be better prepared for any situations where we found ourselves ...
by AdeR
26 Nov 2016 14:19
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 27th November
Replies: 18
Views: 4122

What's the consensus regarding mudguards at the moment?
by AdeR
24 Nov 2016 18:33
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: LVRC National Track Championships
Replies: 10
Views: 2063

nice one Steve :-)
by AdeR
24 Nov 2016 16:23
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Beacon Burst Revival
Replies: 14
Views: 3386

Is there on planned for this w'end?
by AdeR
01 Nov 2016 12:48
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Track Cycling Sessions January to April
Replies: 107
Views: 15728

Great work Tim,. Up for both sessions.
by AdeR
09 Oct 2016 15:14
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 9th October
Replies: 15
Views: 3779

Alternative run

crikey 8:15 start MEANS 8:15 start. I was at the Black Horse at 8:19 - not a soul! I set off on my own and took in Frankley Romsley Rose hill and Weatheroak before bumping into Dave Marsh. We teamed up and rode out via Ullenhall and past the Purity Brewery down to Aston Cantlow and then back via Ear...
by AdeR
18 Sep 2016 22:31
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: RESULTS Hill Climb 18th September
Replies: 4
Views: 1344

Thanks for a great event
by AdeR
14 Aug 2016 19:21
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 14th August
Replies: 22
Views: 4885

14 aug A ride

Thanks for today Phil - great ride. Hope to see Andy + bike soon.
by AdeR
14 Aug 2016 19:19
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C club runs July, August and September 2016
Replies: 35
Views: 8624

A Ride 14th Aug

Grat ride thansk :-)
by AdeR
01 Aug 2016 10:37
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 31st July
Replies: 9
Views: 2836

July 31st A ride

Thanks for a great ride Ian and all.
by AdeR
03 Apr 2016 16:05
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 3rd April
Replies: 21
Views: 4690

Thanks for the patience with the mechanical :-) Great ride. Thanks Phil.
by AdeR
03 Apr 2016 15:16
Forum: Other Rides & Touring
Topic: Weds 6th April ride
Replies: 0
Views: 811

Weds 6th April ride

Does anyone remember the Wednesday vets ride that the late great Hughie Maguire used to lead? It left Beckett's Island at 9:30 and out to Wellesbourne Caf via Binton Upper Lower Quinton and Loxley. Back via Hampton Lucy Lowsonford Hockley Heath. Hughie for those who don't remember him was a beacon m...
by AdeR
04 Mar 2016 14:07
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Friday Night Track League 2016
Replies: 12
Views: 2169

Friday Night Track League 2016

Hi All, Just received this from Will Fotheringham. All the best, Adrian Hi Adrian Hope you are fit and well and up for track league this year. Looking forward to seeing you win the Bs. You were asking about more info for other riders in your club, if you could possibly circulate this letter, put on ...
by AdeR
24 Jan 2016 19:32
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 24th January
Replies: 28
Views: 5415

Little Muddy Mountain

I was worried about not getting my mud fix having not done cx since boxing day. Thanks for leading Phil - a great route. Round Great Witley is simply the best. :)
by AdeR
19 Jan 2016 18:30
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 24th January
Replies: 28
Views: 5415

Club run 17th Jan

Thanks to Vince for a nice run through the 'damp squib' of a severe frost. Just us two!