Kevin Merrison


Back CTCS call for funding for cycling

Cuts at the Department for Transport could be bad news for cycling, so we need the Chancellor to come up with the cash in next Wednesday’s Spending Review. Please call on your MP to back #funding4cycling! With your help, secure funding could be the next big campaign win, following on […]


Calderdale CTC AGM

The Committee of Calderdale CTC invites any member of  the Club to propose a motion for the consideration of the Committee at the Annual general Meeting, to be held 7.45pm at the Oddfellows Rooms, Coleridge Street, Halifax on 6 November 2015. Motions should be sent to secretary@calderdalectc.org.uk to arrive by […]


Calderdale Cycle Quest

Results for the July Edition of the Calderdale Cyclequest. Congratulations to the Jon and Phil for getting all the controls. Jon tells me he did 34km and 650 odd metres of climb in 90 minutes! The weather was very hot, humid and misty (and midgey) to start, but soon cleared […]


Women’s Cycling in Calderdale

If you are considering getting into cycling or are a regular cyclist, you may have noticed something pretty common about cyclists on the roads – they are mostly men! There is even a term developed for the new breed of rider – “middle aged man in lycra” or MAMIL. Cycling statistics tell […]


Tour de Yorkshire ride Sunday 3 May 2015

On Sunday 3 May Stage 3 of the Tour of Yorkshire cycle race passes through Calderdale en route to Roundhay Park in Leeds. In advance of the arrival of the peleton in the afternoon, we have two rides featuring the route taken by the Tour riders through our area. The […]


Calderdale CTC Spring and Summer Gazette

If you are a member of the CTC you should have received our club gazette, with details of rides and events over the summer. It is also available as a pdf in the link below, so if you need an electronic version you can download it. 2015 Calderdale CTC Gazette […]


A grand day out

Facebook is responsible for a lot of things – clickbait news stories, photos of food, and in this case, suggestions for long rides. February is definitely the right time to complete a hilly 200km, right? [map style=”width: auto; height:400px; margin:20px 0px 20px 0px; border: 1px solid black;” kml=”http://calderdalectc.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/TheOtherFleetMossRandonnee.kml”] Four members […]