Cycling Club

Why Join Us?

1) Once in a lifetime trips

2) Friendly inclusive atmosphere

3) Great deals for bike parks and strength and conditioning

What do we do?

Welcome to Bournemouth University Cycling Club.

Dorset is one of the most beautiful areas of the country for cycling. This club offers a variety of rides including social rides, velodrome sessions, club rides, mountain biking and competitive races. It is a great way to meet people and explore your local area. 

As long as you are a student at BU or AUB, have an interest in cycling and have access to a bike then this is the club for you.

 

Our Membership - £40

- Unlimited access and discounted race entry to TidworthWindhill and Rogate mountain bike parks. (Usually £7/session)

- Unlimited access and 20 hours coached track sessions at Bournemouth Velodrome. (Dates TBC)

- Coached weekly 1 hour cycling specific strength and conditioning session at SportBU. (Friday 3pm, SportBU)

- Subsidised overnight trips and a £60 discount to our epic end of year Alps week!

- Subsidised BUCS races and other race events throughout the year.

- Access to our branded SportsBU mountain bike and BUCC road club kit.

- All members are covered by our SUBU insurance at our events.

Compete for BUCC

Ou teams competed at BUCS road and downhill races in the past which were amazing and we shall be stepping it up this year in the hope for some good results. Please contact us if you are interested in joining us for any BUCS or local cycling competitions. 

If you are new to racing please don't hesistate to talk to us about this as most of these events have all ranges of abilities.

BUCS Downhill Mountain Biking

BUCS Road Race

BUCS Time Trial

 

Club Trips

After the success of the mountain bike weekends we did last year we shall be continuing to run them to a larger variety of places. Below are links to what we have planned for you!

Road bikers are also very welcome on these trips but please contact us first as these routes can be demanding and require good level of fitness.

Merthyr Tydfil Weekend, December (XC, DH)

Snowdonia Weekend, May (Road, XC, DH)

 

Morzine, Alps 2018

This is a fantastic oppertunity to experience some of the best road cycling and mountain biking that Europe has to offer. Morzine is a beautiful town in the French mountains and provides great accessibility to the Alps through amazing chair lift and road networks. Join us for an amazing week rammed full of riding, chilling, beer and crashing!

Check out the SUBU event page for all the trip information and subscribe to the Facebook event for updates.

Prices and details for Morzine 2019 coming soon :-)

We ran this trip last year to great success so make sure to get signed up for 2019. Check out our amazing group video from 2017! (2018 video coming soon!)

 

Morzine 2017 video

 

Key Events

Morzine 2018

Merthyr Tydfil Weekend, December (XC, DH)

Snowdonia Weekend, May (Road, XC, DH)

When and Where?

See above schedule

Meet the Committee

President:  Vedangi Kulkarni

Communications:  Jack Kingman

Treasurer:  Donato De Nicola

Health & Safety:  Tom Blackman

Equipment & Events:  Callum Howard

 

Events

Cycling Club - Alps Trip 2019
26th July midnight - 5th August midnight
Morzine, Alps
Sport | Explore | SUBU | Off Campus

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