WSW Grass Track – Sunday 16th June

Stephen BrookGrass Track, News

West Suffolk Wheelers hosted their annual Grass Track race meeting at Fornham All Saints on Sunday 16 June. This year the meeting was Round 2 of the National Grass Track series, with Sprint and Endurance events. Grass track races use fixed gear bikes, with the format of the races being familiar to those who have watched velodrome-based track racing – …

Grass track training – cancelled

Stephen BrookGrass Track, News

This evening’s grass track training session at Fornham is cancelled owing to the weather. We will aim to meet next Wednesday 29 May at 6.30pm, and for the following 2 Wednesdays before our race meeting on Sunday 16 June.

WSW Audax and Grass Track racing – 16 June 2024

Stephen BrookAudax, Grass Track, News

West Suffolk Wheelers are hosting an Audax event on Sunday 16 June 2024, to coincide with an afternoon of Grass Track racing at Fornham All Saints. There will be 2 route options – Grist to the Mills (50 km) and Tour de Fords (100 km). Riders are welcome to come and watch National Grass Track Series racing upon their return …

#LimitlessFestival – part of WSW Summer of Cycling

Stephen BrookGrass Track, News, Social Rides

West Suffolk Wheelers are delighted to announce that on Saturday 25th June, we will host our #Limitless Festival at Fornham All Saints Community Centre. In addition to our traditional Grass Track racing programme, the day will feature Family Guided Rides, Disability & Recumbent Cycle activities and a special guest Wayne Harrod (UCI MC4 Hour World Record Holder).

2018 Prize Giving and Roller Racing

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For the second year the club’s prize giving evening was combined with the Chenery Rose Bowl Roller Racing competition. While several of the prize winners were unable to attend, there was still a healthy turnout to applaud the club’s 2017 champions. The full list of winners are below. Prize Giving With such a diverse club, there were trophies to be …

2017 Grass Track Results

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Sunday 4th June saw the annual Grass Track event at Fornham St Martin. The club hosted the National 400m championships, won by Andrew Leveton, but including a great performance from local rider Fabian Horrocks who placed second  in what was his first ever grass track. There was a good turnout of Wheelers in the Youth races with Harley Gregory winning all his races …

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Grass Track Racing – A Chance to Have a Go

Barry DennyGrass Track, News

There are to be taster sessions of grass track racing for club members in the spring – please email to register your interest. Nowadays Grass Track is a minor branch of cycle sport, but that wasn’t always the case, being very popular and important back in the day. Even in recent times it has been important with the likes of …

A New Champion Delivers for the Wheelers

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Caris Gregory in the newest West Suffolk Wheeler to clinch a regional championships, this time at the Eastern Counties Cycling Association (ECCA) grass track event in Colchester on Sunday (26th June). Showery weather was the order of the day at the Colchester Grass Track, but it didn’t detract from a great afternoon’s racing, dominated by events for youngsters, 40 or more …