Category: Club News

The Social Bs go to the other side

A group of 5 of us set off from the Buttercross towards Ogden Reservoir, an adventure to the other valley. Our first climb of the day was West Chevin which is always a tough climb but especially on “cold” legs.…

Kit Update

Kit Shop Open – Hurry! Kit Shop open until 1st July 2016 The Otley Cycle Club kit shop is currently open but is due to close on Friday 1st July 2016. Submit and pay for your orders before then and they will…

B Section Social Ride 26th June

This will be a shorter ride than usual (46 miles) and features some challenging climbs with 4,000 feet of climbing. The return for this effort is fantastic views and a chance to explore some quiet back roads on the other…

Otley CC Audaxes

Sunday 17 July 2016 Otley CC will be running two audaxes, over 200k and 100k in 2016 – organiser Chris Boulton explains the format and the rides: “A chance for those aspiring to the new OCC ‘non-competitive’ sporting miles distance trophy…

Sporting Miles Award

This award is for the member that rides the most number of miles in non-competitive event in the “club year” – 1st October to 30th Sept. It is to celebrate endurance in miles in the saddle and is not about…

Tour de Yorkshire Lives On

The wonderful day when the Tour de Yorkshire came to town has been recorded forever in so many wonderful photographs. We have been lucky that local photographers have sent us some wonderful images and given us links to their archive…

BSCA Yorkshire Circuit Race Championships

It’s the BSCA Yorkshire Circuit Race Championships on Saturday 14th May at Richard Dunn Sports Center in Bradford. The races are open to all junior riders (from 4 year olds in the under 7’s race to over 15’s in the…

Kit Shop Open – Hurry!

Kit Shop open until 3rd MAY  The Otley Cycle Club kit shop is currently open but is due to close on Tuesday 3rd May 2016. Submit and pay for your orders before then and they will be delivered in early June.…

Tour de Yorkshire

The Tour de Yorkshire was an amazing experience mainly because when a bike race comes to town, Otley knows how to do it well. The club played a prominent part in the event, hosting the trophy, providing some tour makers…

Otley Cycle Club Beer

It was a true delight when Fred at The Fleece said yes to the crazy idea of having our very own club beer. After a bit of organising and fretting (on my behalf), it was a great honour to unveil…