2016 Points Competition Hotting Up

We’re getting to the sharp end of the season and all is still to play for in the NLTTA points competition. The Lancaster CC ’25’ on Sunday could be a key event.  Derek Parkinson, Springfield Financial, is currently in the lead on 951 points (from 8 events). Steve Irwin, North Lancs RC, on 837 points … Read more2016 Points Competition Hotting Up

Border City Wheelers 50 – 20 August – cancelled

Unfortunately we have again had to cancel the Border City Wheelers Open ’50’ originally planned for 12th June and then rescheduled for 20th August, because of yet more roadworks on the A66, this time on the eastbound Bassenthwaite Lake section. These works commence on 8th August and will finish on the 20th. The NLTTA Championship … Read moreBorder City Wheelers 50 – 20 August – cancelled

Border City Wheelers 25 cancelled – 17 July

Regrettably, further roadworks on the A66 leave us with no choice but to cancel the Sunday, 17th July Border City Wh ‘25’. These roadworks are unconnected with those causing earlier cancellations and are located near Embleton. A section of the carriageway is being re-surfaced during the night, leaving a very rough temporary surface during daytime … Read moreBorder City Wheelers 25 cancelled – 17 July

Welcome from our Chairman

2015 was a great year for the Association with some fantastic rides achieved by our members. Records galore were broken, the stand out being Steve Irwin’s 30mph plus 49.30 in the Lancaster 25 on Levens, the fastest ever on an L course by a local rider. Aided and abetted by rival and friend Richard Bideau, … Read moreWelcome from our Chairman

Welcome to the NLTTA

An excellent 2014 showed the future is bright for the NLTTA. Two massive fields in the combined clubs events, strong support for the inaugural points competition and increased member club affiliation all indicate we are heading in the right direction. But the job is by no means finished, the Association still needs plenty of assistance with promotions and support, so that in future we can consider the promotion of the flagship longer events missing from the calendar.

I wish you all the best of luck for 2015 and ride safely.

Richard Taylor
West Pennine Road Club
NLTTA Chairman


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