Cycle club launched for Pendle secondary pupils at Burke Hub

Pendle Vale year 8 students at the launch of the Pendle Valo Cycling Club.
Pendle Vale year 8 students at the launch of the Pendle Valo Cycling Club.

Monday saw the launch of Pendle Valo Cycling Club, which will be based at the newly-built Steven Burke Sports Hub on Swindon Playing Fields.

The club aims to provide cycle coaching to all secondary pupils in the Pendle area, with a focus on taking pupils up though the competitive rankings.

Pendle Valo is a registered ‘Go Ride’ club that provides the bikes and equipment for all members.

All year groups are encouraged to come and join as the ‘Go Ride’ programme is the first step up the British Cycling performance ladder.

Sessions are on a Monday afternoon from 3-30-4-30 p.m., and consist of various skill and fitness activities designed to suit the needs of all.

For any more information contact the Club Secretary Adam Blakeley

a.blakeley@pendlevale.lancs.sch.uk

The college is excited to support the recent the construction of the Steven Burke Sports Hub.

The facility’s wide open space borders urbanisation in the borough towns of Colne, Nelson and Barrowford and sits between the arterial transport links of past and present, namely the M65 and the Leeds-Liverpool Canal.

For more information, visit www.cdpp.org.uk/steven-burke-sports-hub/