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WOLVERHAMPTON WHEELERS CYCLING CLUB Welcome to the “Wheelers” one of the oldest and most successful cycling clubs in the Country

The Wheelers  formed  in 1891  and still going strong

after 125 years.

















Brief History of the club

 WWCC Recently celebrated its 125th Anniversary with a ride over to Boscobel House. This was the route of the first club run just after the club was formed - if you look closely you may see riders who were at the inaugural event.


The Wolverhampton Wheelers Cycling Club has almost 500 members aged five to 90 – and is healthier today than at any stage in its illustrious history.

Read the Express and Stars article celebrating 125 years of the Wheelers





















This, the city's foremost Cycling Club and caters  for all ages and abilities, with members from 5 to 85.

Whether you’ve just learned to ride, a weekend leisure rider or an experienced "bikie" we offer a full range of activities in all these disciplines:

Leisure/Family Rides, Youth Events, Touring/Audax, Road Racing, Time Trials, Mountain Biking, Track Racing and Cyclo-Cross!


Plus a healthy Social calendar with many varied non-cycling related themes.


We are a true club, run by the members, for the members, with a democratically elected committee under a formal constitution. We are also a British Cycling "Go Ride" club catering specifically for younger riders.


You are assured of a warm and friendly atmosphere among fellow cyclists of all ages and interests so if you like what you see here, come and meet us.

Become part of an exciting future with a proud history behind you.

Join the Wheelers and experience "Wheel Freedom"

How to join


Track Training



















Monday: 1900-2000 Ladies only (free wheel)

Monday: 2000-2100 Fixed Wheel training.

Wednesday: 1830-1915 - freewheelers Track Racing

Wednesday: 1930 - 2130 - Track League

Friday: - 1830-2000 Youth session WWCC

Friday: - 2000-2130 Freewheel adults WWCC.


Can all the coaches please be aware that the coach rota will run as per the schedule Mark created at the beginning of the year, a copy of which is on the website.



Wolvehampton Wheelers Silver Badges

As part of the club's 125th Anniversary celebrations, a special silver metal bade has been stuck with enamel infil, see photos.

This badge is a faithful reproduction of the original 'Winged Wheel' design from the club's founding in 1891 and is available to club members only for the bargain price of just £2.50 each.

The club has secured a limited quantity and sales will be on a 'first come - first serve' basis.

Please contact Robin Kyte to reserve your historic badge either by Email robinkyte@aol.com or by 'phone 01902 53913.

Payment by cash or cheque payable to 'Wolverhampton Wheelers Cycling Club.










Please note that the club will be hosting a celebration barbecue on the 14th August at the Wobaston Cricket Club in the late afternoon/evening - more details coming soon.


Get involved in the revolution!


Have you been inspired

by the success of the

British Cycling team in Rio

this year?


Did you realise that a large percentage of the riders started at their local clubs?


Did you realise that Wolverhampton Wheelers already have 2 Olympians linked with the club and currently have 3 riders working with BC on Olympic Development programmes?


Do YOU want to get involved and be coached by BC trained coaches?


We run sessions at Aldersley Stadium on Mondays, Wednesday's and Friday's for all ages and abilities. If you want to have a go in a safe structured environment come and see us on any of these nights between 1900 and 2100 - ask for Ron, Gordon or John or even speak with one of the coaches. Alternatively contact me on john.ireson@btinternet.com for further information.


We can even provide the bike!




This years Dinner was the 92nd consecutive dinner since 1924, but was in celebration of our founding in 1891, 125 years ago. Hence the historical theme and our guest, Cycling Historian Doug Pinkerton. 

More


The Wheelers Reliability Rides 2017

Press release


Reliability rides last two Sunday's in February and the first Sunday in March plus a Family Ride Sunday 5th March

These being the John Kriskinans 100k 19th Feb, the '50 in 4' 26th Feb, and the 'Wrekin Wrun' 5th March.


Also the 100 in 8 will be  September 10th.
All proceeds will go to the 'Roy Castle Cancer Fund'.


Check the Calender for routes and other local reliability trials.

WWCC 92nd Annual Dinner

celebrating the

125th Anniversary of the founding of our club in 1891

Wild Wales Challenge 2017 - 27th August
This year will mark the 33rd edition of this most prestigious cycling event, which features a different route each year, but always set amidst the spectacular scenery of North Wales. The  is NOT a race – but a traditional tourist challenge ride in which riders are invited to complete the course within a generous time allowance. The Wheelers have always had a good number of riders attending.

Entry details



Joe’s Funeral
 June 30th 2017 at 12pm at St Giles Church Willenhall followed at Bushbury Crematorium, West Chapel at 1.30

Funeral arrangemets


Family message


Facebook page.

Also on our Facebook page are  many tributes to Joe and messages to his family and a link to a fundraising appeal for the Air Ambulance who attended the incident.

Sorry to have to share tragic news that Joseph Guy (Joe) was in collision with a vehicle Wednesday morning (31st May) and has subsequently died as a result. Joe was out on a training ride with Matty Lewis a devoted friend and training partner to him. All of our love and support goes out to Joe's family and friends.