Category: Club News

G H Stancer Memorial Ride

George Herbert Stancer was an early pioneer of cycling and an early secretary of the Cyclists’ Touring Club (CTC). He was born in Pocklington. A series of rides from across the region converge on Burnby Hall Gardens, Pocklington for lunch. The route…

The Blue Train Rides Again

Yes folks, three members of the OCC Youth Team – the Blue Train, flew the flag north of the border at Sir Chris Hoy’s Velodrome in Glasgow on Sunday 13th.  Isaac Wytchard, James Luxton and Alex Hodgkins finishing 8th, 16th and 18th…

George Baxter 1930-2021

GEORGE BAXTER  1930—2021 It is with great sadness that I have to report the passing of George, peacefully at home on 22nd December 2021. He had not been well for some time but despite this he was always good company…

The Otley One – Reliability Ride

Sunday 6th February 2022 How is your winter training going? Are you looking for an early challenge (or series of challenges) to test your legs? Or are you looking for a good cuppa and a fantastic spread at the end…

Lizzie – Queen of The Classics

Hi Everyone, I hope you have all enjoyed a summer of riding or racing and continue to be motivated through the next winter months to get out and ride your bike. 2021 was a year of ups and downs for…

CROMACK – Captain’s Blog

In the United States there is a passenger train that runs from Chicago to New Orleans, it’s a long way. The name of the train is The City of New Orleans. In 1971 a songwriter called Steve Goodman wrote a…

Otley Cycle Club Ride Out Christmas Lunch

Dear Member, We are very pleased to tell you that we have confirmed the final arrangements for the Ride Out Lunch next Sunday 12th December at the Askwith Arms. We have paid the pub and the Social Series rides from…