Based in St Albans, the Verulam CC is one of the oldest and most active cycling sport clubs in Hertfordshire with over 360 members. The VCC caters for serious club riders and competitive racers.
Among its activities are club rides (Sundays), club nights (Mondays), training sessions (e.g. turbo, chain-gang), road racing, track racing, time-trials (TT), mountain biking (MTB), audax and sportives.
We have riders participating in the sport of cycling across a wide range of disciplines, ability levels and ages - from 12 to 84!
Key Events 2016
Date Day Event Jan & Feb Sundays Reliability Rides (Harp Hilly, Hemel, Edgware, Luton and Willseden) Mar (tbc) Monday TT briefing at the clubroom and race number collection 3- Apr Sunday Hardriders TT. 3 laps of the Whitwell circuit 9-Apr Saturday Intro to TT 23 Apr to 30-Apr Saturday to Saturday Majorca Training Camp (Majorca Sportive 30/04) 3-May to 02-Aug Tuesdays Evening 10s TT 7-May Saturday Saturday 10s TT 15-May Sunday Chiltern 100 Sportive 19-Jun Sunday LVRC Circuit Racing at Hog Hill (Vets only) 03-Jul Sunday Fete du Velo, Circuit racing in Redbourn 10-Jul Sunday Verulam 100 (Club run mini-summer Sportive) 17-Jul Sunday Tour of Hertfordshire Series / Welwyn Petit Tour - Circuit racing in Welwyn Garden City 24-Jul Sunday Club Open 25 TT (am) 31-Jul Sunday Ride London – Surrey 100 14-Aug Sunday Summer BBQ 10-Sep Saturday Saturday 10s TT 18-Sep Sunday Team Pursuit. Teams of 4. 3 laps of the Whitwell circuit 25-Sep Sunday Club run to Ware & Bikehana 9-Oct Sunday Club Hill Climb Championship 17-Dec Saturday Club Dinner
Frequency Day Activity Monthly Saturday MTB rides – last Saturday in month Monthly Sunday Back by 11.00 run – third Sunday in month Monthly Sunday Cycling skills coaching – with the Intros (dependent on Rachel's availability) Fortnightly Saturday Youth coaching – second Saturday in month, July to September Weekly Sunday Youth runs – except between Xmas and New Year Weekly Sunday Early birds run – except between Xmas and New Year Weekly Monday Club nights – except Bank Holidays and August Weekly Tuesday Evening 10 (TT) – May to August Weekly Wednesday Evening chain-gang – April to August Weekly Thursday Evening turbo – Oct to March (except between Xmas and New Year)