Month: November 2014

What to expect at a Cyclo-cross skills session

29 November 2014

First was ‘scooting’ – with the left foot on the pedal as normal but pushing along with the other foot on the same left hand side of the bike. This manoeuvre came with promises that “you really won’t fall over” from coach Darren Armstrong. This did turn out to be true but not without a

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Plymouth Cyclo-cross

Plymouth Cyclo-cross Father-Son Victory

23 November 2014

Taw Velo Cycling Club had both a good turn out and good results at the Plymouth Cyclo-cross on Sunday, 23rd November. Six riders from the club made the journey down to compete on a very tough and demanding course that tested riders skills and endurance to the limit. The previous weeks rain meant that a

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Bike Polo Debuts at Rock Park

2 November 2014

Thanks for all those Taw Velo members that made the trip to Rock park on Sunday afternoon for the first (uncompetitive!) Match of grass bike polo in Devon. On a wet field there were 9 willing volunteers with no experience of the non contact, contact sport of bike polo. Willing to risk their prize machines

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