Entries by Alastair Semple

Stafford Road Club Records Fall 

Susan Semple’s 2020 race season climaxed with a fabulous performance in this year’s national 15 mile Veteran Time Trial Association (VTTA) Championships where she took the bronze medal in the women’s event LINK .  In the process setting a new Stafford Road Club Women’s Senior and Vets record time of 37:30.  So a great end […]

Update from British Cycling on when cycling activities may comence again

Hello everyone In case you have not seen it already, British Cycling have issued updated guidance today which extends the suspension of cycling activity beyond 30th June – see link below https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/about/article/20200527-about-bc-news-Update–Suspension-of-sanctioned-cycling-activity-0 In a nutshell:   International or national level racing suspended until 1st September Regional racing and non-competitive events (such as sportives) suspended until […]

 Fond Farewell 

Stafford Road Club’s dear friend Bill Witworth sadly passed away this week and Stafford Road Club would like to send its condolences to all Bill’s friends and family. Bill was more of a runner than a cyclist in his later years and was active in both Stafford RC committee and always remained so with Safford […]

Stafford Road Cub has now cancelled all cycling events

Following government advice released today (16/3/20) Stafford Road Club has taken the decision to cancel all its planned cycling events until further notice. There will be no official club rides and club Time Trials. The Open Time Trial and Road  Race planned for May and Aug are also suspended until we are advised the current […]

Reliability Ride CANCELLED

Due to the adverse weather conditions we have been experiencing and heavy rain forecast in the early hours of Sunday morning Stafford Road Club has made the difficult decision to postpone its Reliability Ride planned for Sunday 23rd February.  The safety of all taking part is our priority and given the likely conditions we will […]

Rear Lights on all Time Trials

Please see this link to show that as of 2nd January 2020 all riders must have a working rear light on their bikes when they begin a club or open Time Trial for CTT run events https://www.cyclingtimetrials.org.uk/articles/view/518   All Stafford RC TT events are run under CTT regulations so this rule applies to all our […]