Cycling UK East Midlands

Cycling UK East Midlands

Welcome to Cycling UK East Midlands Region.

Come and get involved, contributions welcomed.

Our activities 
Audax/Sportive road rides
Leisure/Touring rides
Campaigning group
About us 

Cycling UK East Midlands Region is the sole survivor of a number of 'regional DA's' set up over 20 years ago.

In addition to facilitating a close liaison and collaboration between the six full member groups within the region, Cycling UK East Midlands Region also organises, in normal circumstances, three main events each year.

The East Midlands region contains the six CTC/Cycling UK Member Groups of Alfreton CTC; CTC Derby and BurtonLeicestershire and Rutland Cyclists' Touring ClubCycling UK Lincolnshire; CTC NorthamptonNottinghamshire CTC.

At the ARM on the 23rd April 2022 the following officers and committee were elected:-

Chair - Ray Clay (Leicestershire and Rutland Cyclists' Touring Club)

Secretary - Tim Newbery (Cycling UK Lincolnshire)

Treasurer - Ian Hill (CTC Derby and Burton)

Minutes Secretary - Jean Deacon (Leicestershire and Rutland Cyclists' Touring Club)

Auditor - Position Vacant

Other committee members are representatives from each of the six Member Groups plus members from the region's CTC/Cycling UK general membership, Affiliated Groups and Cycle Advocacy Network.

Member Group Representatives:

Alfreton CTC - Tom Fox

Leicestershire and Rutland Cyclists' Touring Club - Jean Lakin

Cycling UK Lincolnshire - Tim Newbery

CTC Northampton - Position Vacant

Nottinghamshire CTC - Terry Scott

CTC Derby and Burton - Position Vacant 

Representatives from the region's CTC/Cycling UK general membership (maximum 3):

John Catt - Leicestershire and Rutland Cyclists' Touring Club

Reg Tuckwood - Nottinghamshire CTC

Ian Prince - General Membership

Cycle Advocacy Network Representatives (formerly Right to Ride Representatives) in the Cycling UK East Midlands Region (maximum 2):

James Pocklington - Cycling UK Lincolnshire

Representatives from Affiliated clubs/groups (full Cycling UK members) in the Cycling UK East Midlands Region:

(2 positions currently vacant)

Information about the group rides 

Cycling UK East Midlands Region normally organise a number of activities each year:

1. Beaumanor Hall East Midlands Cyclists' Touring Club Regional Rally, usually held over a Bank Holiday weekend (CANCELLED for 2022)

2. CTC East Midlands Region Forests Audax (200k) usually held in September (CANCELLED FOR 2022)

3. Mince Pie Run, held on the last Sunday before Christmas

This annual event is one of the highlights of the calendar and attracts cyclists from across the East Midlands Region. There is a tombola in aid of 'Rainbows Children's Hospice'. The last time the Mince Pie Run was held in 2019, a magnificent £1500 was raised for the charity. See Rainbows letter.