Month: August 2012

August 31, 2012 Richard_calder No comments exist

World age-group Triathlon Champion Peter Howard brought his Olympic Relay Torch to one of the Thursday  evening Calder Clarion Go-Ride Sessions at St Thomas a Beckett School Sandal recently.Peter carried the torch at Headingley Test Cricket Ground, on it’s way to the Olympic Arena and brought it along for the Go-Riders to get their hands…

August 18, 2012 Richard_calder No comments exist

Lee Fisher on right at Dewsbury-Bridlington Start (from Charity web site)  New member Lee Fisher, from Crofton, has come a long way in a short time since he joined Calder.He came via the Saturday Health rides and has quickly graduated to club runs and time trials. On Sunday 5th August he completed the Dewsbury to…

August 8, 2012 Richard_calder No comments exist

Calder Clarion Go-Ride are hosting a “Go-Ride Games”  on 1st September at St Thomas a Beckett School, Sandal Wakefield from 14:00 to 17:00.It’s a tribute to the Olympic Games and is backed by British Cycling, Sky, Wakefield Cycles and Koffee Kart It is part of a country wide network of Go Ride Games being held after…

August 8, 2012 Richard_calder No comments exist

Geoff Whiteley has died aged 66 on Thursday Friday 3rd August after a long battle with poor health  Geoff joined Calder Clarion as a promising junior in 1962. In the early days he spent most weekends cycle youth hostelling and club runs. He started racing in 1963. His fastest 10 mile TT was 25.54 on the Heath…