Welcome to the Redbridge Cycling Club

Congratulations to Graham Rudd on winning the Hill Climb Championship on the 12th October 2014 at his first attempt with a time of 2 minutes 34 seconds. Full results on Time Trial Results page.


Look no further! The Redbridge Cycling Club has been based in this area since 1972 and  we welcome new members. We are now based and are working in partnership with Redbridge Cycling Centre at Hog Hill in Hainault.

Tuesday 21st October.  Club Social at North Weald Village Hall, 8.30pm onwards.
Monday 27th October. Redbridge Cycle Centre 6.30 – 7.30 Turbo Training (see below for details) followed by lots of chat, tea, coffee and cakes. 8.00 pm – 10.00pm.

Saturday LADIES ONLY RIDE, 09.15 Saturday 8th November
20/25 miles round trip to Norpar Barns with cafe stop half way… all abilities welcome.     For more details contact alliwood73@gmail.com
Saturday INTRODUCTORY RIDE,09.15 Saturday 8th November New members welcome……Blackmore Village and back,approx 30 miles. Cafe stop half way for coffee and cake. 9.30 am start. Return for 12.30. Everbody welcome.  For more details contact Frank on  membership@redbridgecyclingclub.co.uk

TURBO TRAINING SESSIONS:  Every Monday evening October 20th –  December 15th.   6.30 – 7.30 pm.  Bring with you your own turbo trainer, two towels, waterproof sheet on which to place bike and turbo trainer, drink bottle. To get the most out of the turbo training we recommend your bike and turbo trainer is equipped with a cadence computer.   £3.00 per session. 
RAtherton2We have weekly Sunday Social Rides all year and a 40 mile Saturday morning Training ride. We have a comprehensive Club Time Trial programme providing events from early March to mid-October at varying distances. There is also a Mountain Bike Ride through Epping Forest every Saturday morning.

The Club promotes Social events and an Annual Dinner, Dance and Prize Presentations in February. Membership details can be found HERE!  


NEXT CLUB RIDESClick on ‘Club Rides’ for details of all forthcoming rides. All Sunday Rides now leave Redbridge Cycling Centre 09.15

IMPORTANT:  It is expected that participants on our club rides wear an approved hardshell helmet. For further information contact Frank Smartt at
Saturday 18th October 2014.
40  mile Training Ride.  Depart 09.30 Redbridge Cycling Centre.  Same route every Saturday.
Sunday 19th October 2014                                                               
Bronze Ride. Meet Redbridge Cycling Centre 09.00 for 09.15 departure.  A pleasant tour through the Matching Green, Matching and matching Tye to the cafe at North Weald Railway station.  40 miles
Silver Ride.  Meet Redbridge Cycling Centre 09.00 for 09.15 departure.  Over High Beech, across the Lee Valley into Hertfordshire before riding back into Essex at Rye House to the cafe at Roydon Marina. Return via Old Harlow, Churchgate Street, Magdalen Laver, Toot Hill, Stapleford Tawney back to Redbridge,  55 miles.

Saturday Morning Mountain Bike Rides in Epping Forest
Meet at the north end of Buckhurst Hill High Street (A121) adjacent the cricket pitch, which if travelling north towards Loughton is on your left after passing the Hawsted turning and immediately before the road begins to drop down a fairly steep hill and two 40mph sign posts. (post code IG9 5SS). Parking available.
Leave 9.00am sharp. 2 – 2 1/2 hours Steady riding mainly on bridle paths and tracks. No ‘mad downhilling’. All riders are expected to wear hard shell helmets.

Ride leader Alan Flutter ( 07799 623989 ). Please contact him before hand if intending to join in the ride.
Forthcoming Events 
Sunday 16th November 2014.  Club Speed Judging Competition.  Navestock,
Sandwiches after at the White Horse, Coxtie Green.  Details to follow.
Club Christmas Dinner Ride to the Green Man Toot Hill. Date and details to follow.                                                    
For  further details of our activities please contact Frank Smartt at membership@redbridgecyclingclub.co.uk.or  check the “diary” section for details of all Club functions, rides and races in the current year.