Celebrating 100 Years of Wigan Wheelers

2019 is 100 years since the founding of Wigan Wheelers and there will be some special ways to celebrate this year:

Celebration Dinner

Saturday 30th March 2019, doors open at 5:00 with drinks on arrival,  3 course dinner at 6:30.  Guest Speaker Graeme Obree.  Tickets £25 in advance from:  Judith Baxendale  07751 021883  Nigel Clementson 07862 289430     Sorry no children

New 100 mile competition

To kick start the year with our 100 year theme there is going to be a member's  competition for those that complete 1000+ miles in 10 months.  Rules:

  • From the 1st February until 30th November you need to complete a minimum of one 100+ mile ride each month.  This needs to be a continuous ride (cafe stop(s) allowed) in a single day.
  • Your rides need to be sent to Amanda either through your strava link or any other means that you may have.  Your rides can be sent each month, but all counting 100+ mile rides need to be sent before 31st December 2019.
  • Awards will be given to those members that complete any number of the 100+ mile rides (1 up to 10).

100mile and 100km Sportive

September (date TBC) - 100mile and 100km sportive - Open to anyoneto take part in.  Route to still be decided to start and finish in Wigan (possibly Winstanley College) and go to the Trough of Bowland and back.