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 6 to as young as you feel!
Key Events 2017
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 Apr (tbc) Sunday Hardriders TT. 3 laps of the Whitwell circuit 29-Apr to 06-May Saturday to Saturday Majorca Training Camp (Majorca Sportive 30/04) 02-May to 01-Aug Tuesdays Evening 10s TT May (tbc) Saturday Saturday 10s TT May (tbc) Sunday Chiltern 100 Sportive Jun (tbc) Sunday LVRC Circuit Racing at Hog Hill (Vets only) Jul (tbc) Sunday Fete du Velo, Circuit racing in Redbourn Jul (tbc) Sunday Verulam 100 (Club run mini-summer Sportive) Jul (tbc) Sunday Tour of Hertfordshire Series / Welwyn Petit Tour - Circuit racing in Welwyn Garden City 23-Jul Sunday Club Open 25 TT (am) 30-Jul Sunday Ride London – Surrey 100 Aug (tbc) Sunday Summer BBQ Sep (tbc) Saturday Saturday 10s TT Sep (tbc) Sunday Team Pursuit. Teams of 4. 3 laps of the Whitwell circuit Sep (tbc) Sunday Club run to Ware & Bikehana Oct (tbc) Sunday Club Hill Climb Championship Nov (tbc) Sunday Club Freewheeling Challenge Dec (tbc) 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)