We are delighted to report that we’ve selected Bioracer Speedwear who supply kit to both the National Belgium Road Race team and the Maldon & District Cycling Club. You will now be able to order your official Danbury Cycling Club kit through an online club shop. The retro-feel in official club colours featuring the club’s logo remains the same but we have been working with Bioracer Speedwear to improve both the quality and range of kit.ORDER WINDOW IS NOW OPEN AND WILL CLOSE AT MIDNIGHT ON SATURDAY 8TH AUGUST 2020.
How It works (6 Easy steps)
- Visit the online DCC Shop at DCC Bioracer Online Shop Use existing Log in and password or create yourself as a new customer
- Browse the shop where info and pics of the garments are available. Choose your product and size using the sizing guides. Club members can give advise on sizing.
- Once in the checkout review your contents (once it is paid for Bioracer can’t change it)
- Pay the full balance via credit or debit card. You will receive a confirmation email of your order
- Wait for WhatsApp message advising that kit has been delivered. Lead times are typically 7 weeks after order window is closed.
- Collect club kit from Club Kit Secretary (Mark Smith)
We enjoyed a lively evening in the Bakers Arms last night for the 2018 club AGM. This included the inaugural DCC annual awards. The lucky recipients were:
Most club miles for the year – Big Dave
The Chris Froome award for most improved rider (medicated) – Pete
Most improved rider (unmedicated) – Louise
Indoor series award – Rob
The ‘Big Cog’ award – Clive
The “you’re better than that” spinning abuse award (!) – Stuart
The Marco Polo award for Essex navigation – Steve
Commitment to lurid Lycra – Phil
Congratulations to the winners!
A few pics from the club day trip to the Isle of Wight on Saturday 19 May. A 75 mile trip round the island (anti-clockwise) taking in some serious climbs, some pubs and ice cream!
Riders: Steve, Mark, Matt, Brian, Rob, Peter, Nick
Good turnout for today’s ride! 50 miles to The Blue Egg (and back)
A very windy and cold run to the Blue Egg and back (+ two punctures!)
Riders: Noel, Matt, Ray, Kev, Rob, Mark, Dave, Rolf, Louise, Nick, Jamie
New Years Eve rideout to Mersea Island and back. Rainy and windy ride that took no prisoners with nine riders braving the elements. Approximate distance 55 miles at 16 mph. We did discover a new cafe that has been added to the roster, Coastal Coffee.
Riders: Nick, Big Dave, Steve, Stew, Anthony, Rolf, Jamie, Mark, Rob
Christmas Eve rideout – to the Bakehouse and back. 52 miles, 16.3 mph average.
Riders: Steve, Dave, Matt, Rolf, Louise, Rob, Noel, Stuart, Nick, Joe
We are delighted to report that our new club-branded cycling jerseys are ready to order for 2018. We have been working with local firm Blackmore Cycling Apparel, a high quality local supplier, on both short-sleeved and long-sleeved versions. Both are made from high-quality Italian fabrics. The lightweight, short sleeve DDC jersey will cost £47.50 and the long sleeve winter warmer version costs £68.50 – both prices are at a significant discount to the RRP.
The retro-feel jerseys come in official club colours and feature the Danbury Cycling Club logos, front and back. Sizing details for both male and female are on the Blackmore website here. Jerseys can be tried for size at Chelmer Cycles
Get in touch if you want one!
Sunday 8th January, 8am
52 miles, 16.2 mph average, roughly 4 hours (3.15 moving time, 0.45 bacon sandwich stop!)