Cycling Club Hackney
Cycling Club Hackney is dedicated to promoting cycling and cycle sport for all. We have an active senior section with club rides for adults running every Sunday where members and newcomers meet and socialise. Our large youth section caters for young people between the ages of 8 and 18. All coaching activities are provided by qualified coaches who have attended good practice and child protection training. Our club coaches and volunteers are DBS checked and are qualified with up to date First Aid certificates. New in 2015 has been the Hackney After School Velodrome Club (HASVC) at Lea Valley Velodrome. This runs weekly on Mondays 5-6pm.
Fully funded, the responsibility of which is shared by a partnership of; Hackney Council, Sported, Lea Valley Velopark, CC Hackney & Interlinkx CiC. This project is part of the club's community outreach programme to assist young people access quality cycling and cycle sport who would otherwise not do so. The club organizes a number of events throughout the year - these include our annual Road Race, Circuit Races, a Grass Track Racing League, The Round Chelmsford Challenge, Roller racing, the Young Hackney Primary Schools Cycling League, Coaching events, track training at Lea Valley, visits to other velodromes and racing and training trips abroad for riders.