BCDS Track Sessions

Over the winter months (September- March), we will be running sessions at The Geraint Thomas National Velodrome of Wales in Newport. A SQT session will be as per previous years which is ran alongside other cycling groups from the Somerset area. The sessions will cater for novice and riders with previous velodrome and bunch riding experience.

To take part in the SQT sessions you should be at least 12 years old and have gained at least 6 hours of bunch track cycling experience from previous sessions. To book your place you simply Reserve your place by emailing Mike

The cost of the session's are £17.50 per rider. 

Riders wishing to take part will need to bring a fixed wheel track bike, Helmet and gloves. NO RIDER WILL BE ALLOWED ON TRACK WITHOUT GLOVES!

Track bikes can be hired from the velodrome at around £10 per bike and come fitted with toe clips or Look KEO system, The fleet of bikes were recently upgraded and pedals have been switched from Look Delta you are not allowed to change the pedals. a small selection of gloves can be purchased from the velodrome or the nearby Halfords.

Further dates will be added once confirmed with Newport so please check back for more updates in the page below. All Sessions will run from 9-11 am unless otherwise stated. 

Confirmed dates:

  • 13th October 2019 - Place must be booked by 4th Oct.
  • 10th November 2019
  • 15th December 2019
  • 12th January 2020
  • 23rd Feb 2020
  • 8th March 2020