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No TVCRA Training - 17 April

posted 14 Apr 2014 11:05 by Mike Smith

Please be aware that there is NO training at Merryfield airfield this Thursday 17th April due to the airfield being in use.  See you all on the 24th.

TVCRA membership

posted 30 Mar 2014 13:29 by Mike Smith

You only have 1 day to join the TVCRA before the fees go up on the 1st April. (£10 for seniors and £5 for youths)  NB - This applies to on-line membership only.  Click here to join

I'm working away Mon-Wed this week so any postal applications received won't be processed but I'll bring the numbers to Ilton on Thursday for distribution.

Mike Smith
TVCRA mem sec

TVCRA Training/Races - revised access to Merryfield

posted 29 Mar 2014 14:18 by Mike Smith   [ updated 30 Mar 2014 15:03 ]

Please be advised that there will be revised arrangements for all cycling activities at Merryfield airfield this year.  

For the Thursday evening training sessions which start next week(3 April) you will have to sign in near the gate on arrival as well as signing in on the Senior/Junior sheets with the duty club representative at the car park area.  

A similar arrangement will be in force for the Tor 2000 race series which starts on 1st May.

For the Thursday training sessions can you all please aim to pass through the main entrance no earlier than 6.15 pm and no later than 6.45 pm for a 7.00 pm prompt start.

TVCRA - Sign up evening

posted 27 Mar 2014 00:42 by Mike Smith

For those yet to sign up for the TVCRA Thursday evening training sessions there will be an opportunity this evening (Thurs 27th March) at the Wyndham Arms, Ilton.  NB After the 1st April the prices go up, however you can still join on-line on the TVCRA page of the British Cycling web site

I will be there from approx 6.30 pm till 7.30 pm, however Andrew & Anna of Team Tor will be there until 8.30 pm to take your money.

Mike Smith

TVCRA Winter series - prizewinners

posted 22 Mar 2014 08:31 by Mike Smith

The following will shortly be receiving their prize money through the post for the recent TVCRA Winter series

E/1/2 Race

1 Tavis Walker 44

2 Charle Revell 42

3 Nick Noble 40

4 Tim Torrini-Rochford 38

5 Joshua Gray 34

6 Carl Luke 30


3/4 Race

Robert Hogg 76

2 Angus McAllistair 48

3 James Curson 46

4 George Fowler 40

5 Ashley Hutchison 34

5 Mark Gibbs 34

TCVRA Numbers - now available

posted 19 Mar 2014 15:31 by Mike Smith   [ updated 19 Mar 2014 15:37 ]

The TVCRA numbers have now been posted out to those that have applied for their membership (licence to ride) either by post or via the web.

If you are still haven't signed up you can do this easily on-line on the TVCRA league membership page on the British Cycling web site here.  Don't forget if you sign up before the 1st April a discount of £10 for seniors/juniors and £5 for Youths applies.

You can also join by completing an application form here and sending to the membership secretary or come along to the Wyndham Arms, Ilton from 6.30 pm on Thursday 27th March

The list of members is on the members spreadsheet page here, there are separate sheets for seniors/juniors and affiliated clubs (scroll to bottom of page)

TVCRA membership

posted 6 Mar 2014 15:12 by Mike Smith

Those that I have received membership for are now shown on the 2014 members page.   The numbers will be delivered from the supplier to be within the week and I will be send them out to you asap. Scroll to the bottom of the page to select the Youth numbers and Affiliated Clubs sheets.

TVCRA Mem sec

TVCRA Training Nights

posted 6 Mar 2014 15:05 by Mike Smith

TVCRA Training nights will again be on Thursdays this year, and be at RNAS Merryfield, Ilton, Somerset TA19 9HN as usual.

They will start on Thursday 3rd April and run until Thursday 11th September.

There will be no TVCRA training on the nights Team Tor run their well established Thursday night races on 1st, 15th & 29th May, 12th & 26th June and 10th and 24th July. 

Start time will be 7.00pm sharp on all evenings.

Bikes must be road bikes (that is suitable to pass an inspection at a BC road race), with no discs, tri bars, aero helmets etc. allowed.

There will be a full series of youth coaching running throughout, on a three week rota. Anyone interested in coaching who could spare a one evening in three, please contact me, you will get free membership. You do not not to be an accredited BC coach.


Senior (over 18 on 1st Jan this year) £35

Junior  (over 16 and under 18 on 1st Jan) £25

Youth  (under 16 on 1st Jan) £15

Family  £50 (2 senior plus youths/ juniors living in the same household under 18)

For members signing up before 1st April there is a £10 discount on the above fees (£5 for youths), reducing them to:

Senior £25, Junior £15, Youth £10 and Family £40

Fees can be paid on-line at the TVCRA league page here, by completing a membership form here or at the registration meeting at The Wyndham Arms, Ilton at 7.00pm on Thursday March 27th,).


Day Membership

Club members who do not wish to sign up for the whole series (£1.25 per night for seniors if you pay early) can take out day membership.

Seniors / Juniors £5 per session

Youth £2 per session

The Team Time Trial will be on Thursday 19th June.



TVCRA Winter Series - Round 5 results and points

posted 2 Mar 2014 08:22 by Mike Smith   [ updated 2 Mar 2014 08:30 ]

The final round of the TVCRA Winter series took place in windy conditions at Ilton, with light rain starting just as the riders set off.  

Provisional results and final points for the overall series have now been posted on the results page or via this link.

Rob Hogg - Winner of the 3/4 Cat race

TVCRA Winter Series - updated results

posted 1 Mar 2014 14:42 by Mike Smith

After a prolonged period of inactivity the TVCRA Winter series results have now been brought up to date, along with the overall points total here

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