Road Racing News

NE Road Race Workshops

Wednesday 19th April - Pedalling Squares Cafe, Swalwell, NE16 3AG

Wednesday 26th April - Army Reserve Centre,Coulby Newham, Middlesbrough, TS8 0TQ

Event Organisers and Commissaires Workshop, open to anyone interested in the future of road racing in the region.

7:00pm until 9:00pm.

Come along and help create a sustainable future for road racing in the region.

Contact Andy Cosgrove for more details - 07940 302065

BCNE 2017 Road & Circuit Date Fixing Meeting

The BCNE Date Fixing Meeting for 2017 Road and Circuit events will be held:

Monday 7th November,
7:00pm until 8:30pm.

County Hall

As last year the REO and RCA will compile a spreadsheet of events before the meeting.
If you could contact Andy Cosgrove with your proposed events that will hopefully make the meeting easier for everyone.

The meeting will also double up as the regional meeting to consider motions for the British Cycling National AGM.

Funding opportunity available to support 2016 British Cycling National Road Championships in Stockton-on-Tees

With preparations well underway to welcome the 2016 British Cycling National Road Championships to Stockton-on-Tees, Tees Valley Community Foundation have joined up with Stockton Borough Council to contribute £20,000 to support 20 groups to deliver 20 projects on and around the 2016 British Cycling National Road Championships 

Grants of £1,000 are available to support groups that celebrate the Cycling road race in a creative and exciting way. From holding a cycling themed picnic or street party to creating inspiring decorations and artworks along the route – all applications that could add extra atmosphere to the event will be considered. Projects are also being sought which would use the funding to encourage physical activity via cycling.

Applications can be submitted by constituted groups based in Stockton and the Tees Valley. Applications must show how their project links with the event. The applicant will need to provide a copy of their constitution/rules and proof of accounts and any relevant safeguarding policies in place.

Applications can be submitted at any time with the cut off being 2 weeks before the panel is held. The first panel will be held in early December. 

Interested applicants are requested to follow this link here and submit their email address. A link will then be sent to the email address provided enabling the applicant to commence the application.

Groups will be notified of decision within 2 weeks of the decision panel meeting.

For more information please contact Sarah Hodgson at Tees Valley Community Foundation This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. telephone 01642 260860