Membership for the club is managed through the British Cycling Management Tool. During initial sign-up all new members will need to create an online account with British Cycling.
During the registration you will need to accept the TRCC terms and conditions (link to pdf T&Cs). Members who are under 18 will require the consent of their parent/carer.
Cost of Membership 2020
Seniors : £10.00
Juniors : £10.00
Couples : £15.00
Families : £25.00
As a club we recommend that all members join British Cycling to take advantage of the 3rd Personal Liability Insurance. The club is Insured for liabilities protecting new riders who may wish to join Towy Riders Cycle Club for limited trial sessions until you become a member of TRCC. you as an individual are not covered so we encourage you to apply for either 'Ride' or 'Race Silver' as a minimum. Visit British Cycling's website for a full membership comparison.
Other providers can offer personal liability insurance, and you should check their levels of cover carefully if An exception to this is if you are able to provide your own personal liability insurance, or are part of another organization such as the Cyclist Touring Club that offers the same protection.
Towy Riders Club Kit
The club has two kit suppliers. For the youths (Under 16's) then their kit will be supplied by GEARclub. This kit is managed by a Club Kit Rep who tends to hold stock items within the club. With the youth kit then a selection of items are available to purchase from any of the club Go-Ride sessions when the club kit rep is there. For more info regarding the youth club kit then please send an email - here. See website here for kit details & sizing guides.
For the Junior & Senior members of the club (over 16s) then the option will be from NOPINZ. They are a Premier kit supplier who manufacture top quality, high performance cycling kit (See website here). For the password to access the account via the button below then please contact the club sec - here.
Terms & Conditions
Membership is due from the 1st January each year unless you join after 1st November and then you will be given free membership for the following year.
Once membership expires, you will be notified by email/SMS/Twitter announcement that subs are due, and must renew with 28 days otherwise you will be deemed no longer a club member and your details will be removed from the club management tool.
All new membership and renewals should be applied for through the club subscription page hosted by British Cycling.
All members details will be held on British Cycling Management Tool. British Cycling or the club will not share your details with any 3rd party.
All new subscriptions will be either accepted or rejected by the Club Membership Secretary. Any person whose application to join the club is rejected has right to appeal in writing to the club Secretary.
All members agree to abide by the club constitution which can be found by following this link - here
If you have exceptional circumstances whereby you cannot apply for or renew membership using the British Cycling website then please email the Club Membership Secretary directly stating why you cannot apply online.
If you have any questions regarding membership then please contact the Club Membership Secretary or website administrator. Their details can be found on TRCC Contact page
For the older categories then riders fall into the Junior & Senior catagories. Juniors (16 - 18) and Seniors (18+). Their kit is Red, Black & White.
Towy Riders Cycle Club (TRCC) run regular social and training rides for it's members and welcome new riders to join us with a view to joining the club. We have members of all abilities some of which are very active in competition, regularly representing the club in road races, time trials, sportives, cyclocross and mountain biking events.
We currently run the following sessions - during Spring & Summer then there are the Club Tues & Thurs PM rides. There is also the local chaingang on a Weds evening which can be fast paced but still great fun.
If you are a cyclist aged 14+ and have moved to the area with similar successes then please get in touch withTowy Riders as we would be more than happy to discuss and assist in your progression if possible - send email - here
The club has a more social ride that will have a coffee stop at some point in the ride - this runs on a Sunday morning from the near the Velodrome leaving around 08:30. There are also other adhoc rides - these rides are ALL posted via the Towy Riders twitter (links to which are highlighted in red) feeds that can be seen on this page of the website with the longer rides advertised via the club Strava events page (see the Strava feed with a link to join the club). The future of TRCC is looking good. Also, is now affiliated with CTT (Cycling Time Trials) this enables the club to host Time Trials (Follow link here to CTT club site) which we plan to put into action in 2017 onwards. We will also be looking to run TT's locally for all ages (min age : 12) within the club.