Category: Club News

Cycling From The View Of A ‘Mini’

One of our Mini’s – Izzy recently wrote about her experiences as a young cyclist in Otley and won second prize for her school Westgate Primary, in a competition run by Leeds City Council. This Was one of the activities…

Support Jeff & Sophie

You may have seen in the paper that Jeff & Sophie English are completing a massive charity bike ride along the River Danube, raising money for Cancer Research UK. It would be wonderful if we could boost their total with…

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…