Preston Cycling Club offers a number of training opportunities:
Saturday Track Training @ TW Andrews reserve from 10am - 2:00pm
Beginner Track Session: 10.00 a.m. - 11.00 a.m.
Novice (Intermediate) Track Session: 11.00 a.m. - 12.00 a.m.
Senior and “Race” Licensed Juniors Track Training Session: 12:30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m.
A $5 participation fee is asked of each rider, which goes toward the club’s costs.
Sunday Social Ride - departs TW Andrews reserve at 8.30 a.m.
Meet at the PCC Clubrooms Carpark at TW Andrews Reserve (corner of Cuthbert Rd & Fordham Road, Reservoir). Each week, depending on the number of riders and their level of skill, a course will be decided on by a senior club member. Rides will usually be around 40 - 60km, and are a “no drop” ride, with the group stopping at various points to allow regrouping. The ride usually culminates with a coffee at a cafe just up the road from the clubrooms.
Masters Track Training @ DISC: Tuesday, 10:00am - 12.00 p.m.
Preston offers an opportunity to train at DISC with Peter Wykes, club coach. This is a great opportunity to get the feel of the boards at the Darebin International Sports Centre. Beginner/novice track riders with no or little experience on the track at DISC should arrive at 9.00 a.m. and speak with Peter who will help get you used to the track.
Wednesday Evening training drills session @ TW Andrews Reserve
Clubrooms open around 6.00 p.m., and training drills will then commence around 6.30 p.m. The session usually runs for around an hour during daylight savings months.
CLUB TRAINING @ DISC Evening training drills session @ TW Andrews Reserve
During the winter months, the club has the opportunity to do a 2 hour training session at DISC on a Sunday morning. To participate in this session, riders need to hold a “Race” licence and be skilled at riding @ DISC.
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