BCDS AGM 19 December 2012
are now 61 members with both Club and British Cycling membership. Lyndsay
Proffitt will now relinquish her role as Club Membership Secretary. However, BC
now have a facility to pay membership via their website which Club members are
encouraged to use.
2012 Junior Tour of the Mendips made a healthy profit. The 2013 event is
scheduled for 6 & 7 April for 80 riders with the same entry fee as this
Runs were successful in introducing new members to group cycling. These will
continue as will the training sessions at Aztec West (road); Newport (track);
Long Ashton (turbo) and, when available, the new road circuit in Bath. Coaches
are encouraged to charge £1 - £2 per person for each session to cover out of
pocket expenses. Road safety sessions may be available.
new café at Burrington Combe (Next door to Bad Ass Bikes) may be an appropriate
venue for the 2013 Raj Soni Memorial Hill Climb event.
balance of the Club’s accounts at 27 November 2012, the date of the latest
statement, is £ 2,486.02.
sponsorship from SKF Bearings and Design Windows, together with the fee for our
assistance with the Great Weston Ride has allowed us to repay loans previously
made to the Club.
the sponsorship received has been used to purchase clothing; Junior Tour of the
Mendips; pay affiliation fees; track sessions.
does not appear to be a need to increase new members’ fees unless our clothing
supplier has substantially increased their prices.
McKimm kindly invited the Club again to assist with the Great Western Sportif.
will be able to supply car stickers, posters etc. as required.
Club website will retain its existing format.
McKimm will continue to run the Club Twitter account.
will continue to be used with the addition of a fan page which will be easier
to find. An additional page will be created to highlight the Junior Tour of the
are reminded that on line shopping via the website will generate funds for the
Cycling are to allow member Clubs to create an intranet site on their website.
footage can be uploaded to the BCDS You Tube channel. If any young members have
media studies projects where the club can serve to help a members school
project please contact Dan.
be limited to 6/8 riders in the Under 14 and Under 16 age groups.
support will be provided subject to work commitments and the location of
resolved. Members are reminded that Darren McKimm is the clubs trained Welfare
officer should any member wish to discuss any issues related to the welfare or
conduct of any of our members.
correspondence with Carvalho concerning our recent order.
limited stock of smaller size shirts will be held to enable new members to wear
Club kit sooner.