Category Archive: 2013 Training Sessions

Jim Sampson and Richard Guymer's winter training, and Mark Walker's road racing training sessions.

Oct 26

Road race training ride #4

The fourth HTRC training ride took place on Saturday 26th October with a great turnout of 13 riders. I dare say it was due to the sun making an appearance for the first time in a while, but whatever the reason it was fantastic to see so many faces.

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Oct 22

Road Race Training Ride 3/Freewheel Competition 2013

A stiff ride to Millington which required a Tron-like (see Will’s glowing cycling top) effort to fix an early puncture just outside Little Weighton.

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Oct 13

Road race training session 2 – ‘Derailleurs in the Mist’

The second of the HTRC training rides took place on Saturday with somewhat different weather conditions to last week.

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Oct 06

Road race training session 1

‘The first of the end of season training rides took place on Saturday with a group of 13 starting from Skidby Mill car park.

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Sep 23

First road race training session – 5th October

You may have seen an earlier post from myself in July, in which I outlined a plan to get more riders from the club racing in the form of a road race team for local British Cycling/TLI road races through hosting a series of training sessions.

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Sep 17

Steve Guymer – thanks for listening

A big thanks to all members and friends who attended my coaching course presentation at Longcroft School last night (Monday).

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Jul 24

Club road race training sessions

As Road Race Secretary for Hull Thursday Road Club I’m hoping to introduce a more organised approach to road racing. At present we have only a select few members who participate in road racing and those who do tend to race as an individual as opposed to with a club.

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Feb 19

Training Ride Saturday 16th February, 2013. Sproatley 8 laps

Saturday afternoon was just fine for the training session weatherwise and thirty riders turned up to take part in the penultimate ride around Sproatley. Unfortunately I was very short of help – only Les Barratt really – and Sheila was so harassed with riders shouting that there were marshals missing that she lost count with …

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Jan 15

Training Ride – Saturday 12th January at Brantingham (9 laps)

The weather stayed kind for the second of the training sessions at Brantingham; a climate pocket that kept dry before the forecast snow, with little wind – obviously cold.

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Jan 09

Training Ride – Saturday 5th January at Brantingham (8 laps)

Quite a good turn-out for the first of the training rides, but not as many as last year.

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