Special Events

        LOCAL EVENTS                                 

The D.A. runs a series of special events each year some of which count towards a national CTC Touring Competition - details on CTC website - which is strongly contested.

Full details of all events will appear in the list of rides at the appropriate time.

The events usually include:-

50 km in 2.5 to 3.5 hrs.  Sunday 19th March 2017.        Entry fee £2.00
Start and finish at Upper Dicker Village Hall.   Start time - 10:00 a.m.    
Hall open from 9:00 a.m.   
      Refreshments at finish..
Entry form for 2017 can be downloaded by
clicking here. and the route sheet is available here.

Southdowns Randonnees   50, 80 & 100 km distances.        
7th May 2017
               Entry fee £4:00
This popular series of rides is usually run in May.  It starts and finishes at Ringmer Scout Hut (by the Green)
and full details of the latest event can be found by 
clicking here. and will be publicised in the runs list.

1066 Country Ride (organised by the Midweek Section & 1066 Cycle Club)
20th August 2017       
Entry 30km £6; 60km £8; under 18s £5  (all £2 extra on the day)
30 & 60 km rides around the beautiful 1066 Country.
Click here for further details.

Hillclimb - a fun event - estimate how long it wiill take you.
Usually held the 1st Sunday in October

Freewheeling competition - another fun event.
Usually held in November before the East Sussex AGM.

Cyclists Carol Service.
Usually held on a saturday afternoon in the first two weeks of December, at a church in the Hailsham/Horam area.
All members and friends are welcome and tea and cake is served after the service. It is not necessary to arrive by bike.

East Sussex CTC Lunch.
The extremely popular Club Lunch, catered by the ladies of the Group.
This is usually held around the end of November / beginning of December - and full details and booking form will appear in the October/November Runs List & Newsletter



Details of these events usually appear on the HQ website
- click CTC link on left.

CTC Birthday Rides. A week long camping & cycling rally held in a different D.A. area each year during August.

CTC York Rally. Held on a weekend in mid-June this is the countries
largest cycle rally, with lots of events and trade stands.

CTC New Forest Cycle Week. An informal week of camping & cycling in July. Many rides use the Forest tracks. Click here for latest details.     

The CTC Nationally also run a series of tours each year both at home and abroad, which are open to all members - click CTC link above left for HQ website

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