Tuesday, 20 January 2015

Jason Butler - new club member, LVV coach and International track rider.

Introducing new club member, LVV coach and International track rider Jason Butler:

On the front; Jason Butler
Our man is currently in Pietermaritzburg (South Africa) competing for Nigeria in the African Continental Track Championships - CC Hackney wishes Jason all the best for this event.                

Jason is 6th for Nigeria in South Africa
Elite Men Sprint
53 Jason Daniel Butler NGR NGR19881004 6
Full result sheet here.
Event website here.

Sunday, 18 January 2015

Racing bike ready QT seeing is believing - well done Hub Velo!

Ryan, Mike, Hassan & Kevin

After the fund raiser the came the delivery call...
Many thanks to Mike Mooney and Gary Boyd of Hub Velo. It is they who did such rapid and sterling work to produce the light weight Dolan racing bike pictured in the hands of two of it's future riders: Hassan Ire & Ryan Da Costa. Both are CCH members coming from the Concorde Centre on Kingsmead Estate.

The hand over presentation took place earlier today at the Lee Valley Road Circuit. 


Hassan

Wednesday, 31 December 2014

Happy New Year 2015!

To all CC Hackney 
members, associates friends, 
and followers in 2014
Happy New Year 2015! 

Monday, 29 December 2014

A racing bike in the making

Following our fund raiser event at the Concorde Centre of Friday 19the December, here's an image of what's coming up as a result:
Washing machine, cupboard and fridge - not included

Many thanks to Gary Boyd at Hubvelo and the others putting time and goods in to make this happen.
  
Gary Boyd

Monday, 22 December 2014

...we raised enough for a £350.00 rebuild racing bike.

A big thank you going out to all that supported and came along to the CCH Fund Raiser Party at the Concorde Centre Youth Hub last Friday evening. It was a lot of fun with good Caribbean food (thanks to Hackney Homes) a right mix of music plus BASS, volleyball, table tennis, hoola hooping, and MC free-styling.
A special mention must go to Interlinkx CiC staff; Kevin Cabey & Sulaymaan Altamash who helped me as sound hands moving the MiHS system to and from the venue. I had a bad back - honest! Thanks and praise is also due for staff and management at the Concorde Centre & Hackney Marsh Partnership for facilitating this event.

Including the match funding from an anonymous donation and with the support of Hub Velo I'm pleased to say that we raised enough for a £350.00 rebuild racing bike. This will be number one of the 'fleet' to be available for training and racing early in the new year. A date for the next fund raiser event No.2 with added 'wow factor' will be publicised in due course.
This show is expected to include an exclusive film premier from the CC Hackney production crew that is James, Daniel & Bjorn.

Anyone interested in volunteering as part of the next event management team? Do contact me: keir@cyclingclubhackney.co.uk and/or our new CCH social secretary Mike Mooney.



Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Reminder - this Friday evening 19th December 6-10pm CCH fund raiser party...

 
On Friday 19th December 2014 there is a fund raiser event & club social going on at the Concorde Centre. CC Hackney's members, adult friends, supporters and family are welcome.
Concorde Centre, Kingsmead Way, Homerton, London E9 5PP
Raising Funds
Youth Fleet Bikes
For Racing!
CC Hackney - supporting local champions

Friday, 5 December 2014

UCI World Cup news

Track League - Monday 1st December 2014

The Full Gas Track League takes a break this week to make way for the UCI World Cup's return to the 'Pringle' for the first time since February 2012.
CCH coach Neil Irons will be operating the starting gate during the UCI Track World Cup at Lea Valley Velodrome. The 2nd round of this seasons World Cup series sees top class track riders back at the 2012 Olympic venue including a strong British team.
Neil will be wheeling the 68kg start gate on and off the track throughout the qualifying
sessions with Fridays session comprising mainly pursuits; he'd better have his porridge before going down there!
 
For those of you without tickets you can watch the action on the red button on BBC, 

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