Welcome to Alton Cycling Club - a community-based and volunteer-run club
National Lockdown: Effective 4th January all of England is under national lockdown. Alton CC has suspended all group rides. Please make sure you read and follow British Cycling’s latest guidance.
Top Tips: Have a look at British Cycling’s three top tips for safe and enjoyable riding during lockdown. Stay local, keep riding, and come back smiling!
2020 AGM: Alton CC’s Annual General Meeting took place online on Wednesday 16th December. A warm welcome to Dave Telford, Jonathan Grassi and Ruth Stratford who join the committee as General Secretary, Treasurer and Welfare Officer respectively. Guy Henshaw thanked Andy Watson, John Heath and Caroline Brodie for their work on committee over the last five years. You can view the AGM minutes here.
Hill Climb 2020: Alton CC’s annual Hill Climb championship was held on Sunday 18th October under Covid-19 rules. Congratulations go to Adrianna Weryk (fastest woman) and Matt Lusby Taylor (fastest man). Photos of all the riders and their times are on the Time Trials 2020 Results page. Alton CC thanks all the members who helped to organise and run the event.
About the Club: Established in 1878, we have around 100 members and are keen to attract new riders. We offer regular adult rides, training and events for all ages from 16-year-old upwards including three differently-paced Sunday rides every week.
We are affiliated to British Cycling and Cycling Time Trials the national bodies for cycle racing. The club is active in time-trial competition, hosting a 10 mile League Championship, Open Events and a Hill Climb Championship.
We also offer a range of social activities from an annual club dinner to monthly club nights, a summer barbecue and an annual curry and quiz night.
Alton Cycling Club is sponsored by Owens Cycles, Hi-Tech Heating, fff Brewery, ClearSignal and everyone Active.