Category Archives: Cycling

Councillor claims: We can’t afford to reopen Arena stadium

Track where Olympic stars Donna Fraser, Martyn Rooney and Lawrence Okoye began their track and field careers is under threat after covid-19, as senior council figure claims it could cost £200,000 to reopen Oliver Lewis, the council cabinet member, last … Continue reading

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Shut Arena has Croydon trailing in national fitness campaign

With the government launching a £10million health awareness campaign to encourage the public to take more exercise and lead active and fitter lifestyles, it appears Croydon has made a false start. There’s mounting concern among some of the borough’s biggest … Continue reading

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Croydon BMX sessions, Norbury Park, every Saturday

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GLL Foundation seeks applications for 2019 round of funding

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Croydon BMX club is riding high with new sessions for 2019

The Croydon BMX club is back in the saddle this Saturday for its regular weekly sessions at the custom-built track in Norbury Park, from 9am.

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BMXercise women-only sessions, Norbury, every Saturday

Croydon BMXercise has started up again, at Norbury Park’s special BMX track.

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Croydon BMX sessions, Thu and Sat, Norbury Park

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Council to save £100,000 by axing 2018 Croydon CycleFest

WALTER CRONXITE reports on an excellent cost saving by the council which passed by entirely unmentioned at this week’s Town Hall budget meetings Council leader Tony Newman’s bike race, which has cost Croydon Council Tax-payers at least £300,000 since 2015, … Continue reading

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World Cycling Revival, Herne Hill Velodrome, Jun 14-16

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Herne Hill Veoldrome in appeal for Cycling Revival volunteers

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