Westbury Wheelers Wiltshire Cycleway Ride 27th June 2021

A couple of months ago I posted onto Facebook my idea of riding the Wiltshire Cycleway route and I was quite surprised there was, in fact, perhaps a dozen people as mad as me! The route is approx. 160 miles around the edge of the county excluding Swindon.  I am not even certain Swindon is…

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Darren Wrintmore and Isabella McNally

Darren Wrintmore and Isabella McNally both broke club records during FTP Racing 50TT @Minety as part of the WTTA Hard Riders series. Darren Wrintmore       –           2:22:47            –           previous record 2:25:06 MV50                                                              (also set by Darren) Isabella McNally         –           2:26:58            –           previous record 2:30:29 Huge congratulations to both,   two…

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Westbury Wheeler – Darren Wrintmore – TT Records

Darren Writmore

Congratulations to our very own Westbury Wheeler Champ…. Darren Wrintmore . He now holds the TT records for 50 miles and 100. Well done Darren and great to see our kit out there on top!

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EBikes – New for 2021

Ebikes are rapidly becoming part of the UK cycling scene and Westbury Wheelers is embracing them. An ebike may be what gets you out in the first place, removes the dread of hills or allow you to ride with your friends without fear of holding them up. If you ride an ebike, you will be…

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Westbury Wheeler’s Club Rides are Back !

After nearly four whole months and the go-ahead from British Cycling, we can now return to club activities. Our normal weekly rides are back (take a look under Club Rides). All abilities catered for! We will of course be social distancing on all rides i.e. 2m apart (min), with groups of up to six. Ride…

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NEW YEAR, NEW YOU, NEW RIDES!!

Now we are well and truly into the New Year and everyone has eaten all the leftover turkey/nut loaf, chocolates we need to get back out there!! If you haven’t been out for ages, no worries the YELLOW rides are offered every 30-35 easy miles plus a coffee stop. Please note these rides are aimed…

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Westbury Wheelers Awards and Trophies 2019

Outgoing Chair – Sean Price This year’s winners are as follows: CLUB PERSON OF THE YEAR – GRACE SHEPHARD KINRARAH CUP – PHIL MILES MOST IMPROVED (F) – KAREN POOLEY MOST IMPROVED (M) – FRANCIS SHEPHARD MOST IMPROVED (JUNIOR) – BRADLEY PERKINS WATERCRESS CUP (F) – KAREN POOLEY WATERCRESS CUP (M) – NICK BUNYARD CLUB…

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Visit to the Velodrome

Another very successful event for the club, bringing together as it did a nice number of willing participants, mostly velo virgins. There were seventeen riders in all, from the fresh faced 12 year old Charlie Kemp with his keeness and ever increasing participation in club activities, to our distinguished septuagenarian Peter Campbell with years of…

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Ladies Club Cycling for Beginners – 2 pm 14 Sep 19

  If you would like to join in with short slow rides these weekly outings could be just for you! Come along and enjoy riding with other like-minded ladies and not only improve your riding skills but stop for a coffee too. These rides are approximately 20 miles long and will have a leader and…

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Hardriders Hilly TT – 26 miles – 12 May 2019

Phew, thank goodness that went as planned in the end!  After an uncertain week regarding the U33 course and having to change last minute to U32R we’re delighted to have pulled this off with no further hitches.  Next year we intend applying for both courses early on in the proceedings so everyone will know there…

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