IBC 125th Annual Awards Dinner 2017

Ladies and Gentlemen

The closing date is approaching for you to buy tickets for the 125th annual awards dinner.

Closing date Friday 10th Feb. 1700.

The dinner and presentation is set to be a brilliant evening, with the chance to win a bike.

There are many ways and options to pay.

1. Cash in a envelope with names and menu choices to Elmy Cycles .
2. Cheque in a envelope with names and menu choices to Elmy Cycles. (Made payable to Ipswich Bicycle Club )
3. Bank transfer email or DM me if you wish to do this.
4. Pay me on Sunday 29th Feb at the Dove Street Inn as I’m attending the cyclo cross end of season drinks.
5. Pay on Monday 6th Feb at IBC social.
6. Cash/ cheque in envelope with names and menu choices to 15 Holman court, Ipswich, IP2 0ES.

So come and support your club and mingle with people from all disciplines.

If you have not paid by the 10th you will have missed your chance.

Please see poster with details.

IBC Social Evening & Membership Sign On at Greshams Monday 5th December 2016

As you know, every First Monday Monthly should be in your calendar as the IBC Monday Social and the next one is special, it is a great opportunity to renew your membership early.

As your Chairman, Paul Rippon, said at the AGM, 2017 is the Club’s 125th anniversary and early renewal will still run to 31 Dec 2017 as usual. There is no price increase as he also explained. The key thing is we are celebrating with additional commemorative membership gifts that you can only collect via this event.

As usual, it is in The Ven Yew Room at Greshams, from 7:30pm onwards – this next Monday 5 December – let’s make it an occasion!

You can pay online via the British Cycling web page as usual from now on or save yourself the £1 admin charge and pay by cash/cheque straight to the Club at this event. There will be committee members available to check that your details are up to date for Club records – e.g. a recent check indicated that 1/4 of members did not have a next of kin recorded.

Meet your new Membership Secretary, Mike Kingshott, and other committee members will be available for advice and information or just a chance to meet. Use our Corporate membership prices at the bar and in the restaurant by making it clear to Greshams staff that you are a corporate member. Try on, buy and order Club kit and leisurewear. (As per usual for all Club Socials!)

More details will be sent to you about other Monday Socials nearer the time, including one that will be an EGM to discuss proposals about financial planning changes and one that could not be voted upon at the AGM.

The Committee look forward to seeing you there!

Ipswich Bicycle Club Summer BBQ – Sat 6th August at Greshams

Bike BBQ

The fun starts from 7pm and food being served from 7:30. The bar and venue will be open till 12am

Friends and Family are more than welcome

Club Rollers, Raffle, Music etc

Please find a list of the menu below anyone with special dietary need can be catered for by letting me know.

BARBEQUE MENU

Cajun Chicken, Sausage & Burger
Served with
Mixed Seasonal Salad
Coleslaw
Chips
Rolls, butter, sauces & relish

Cost for the evening £12.50 which needs to be paid for before the evening by PayPal to me mattrude@aol.com (please make sure you do this as a gift please) or cash though my door at 332 Norwich rd, Ipswich. IP1 4HD. I will also be at the SCRS nights at Trinity Park and on the Saturday club rides if that helps.

Cheers Matt

Coached Training – 12th Dec

Saturday 12th Dec
Foxhall Stadium Ipswich

Autumn/Winter sessions will all be offroad where a Mountain or Cyclo Cross bike will be required. Sessions will look at core bike handling skills and combine mini race scenarios giving a good workout. Sessions work around and support entries to the Eastern Cyclo Cross League.

The session runs from 10am-12noon for riders aged 7yrs+ with Adults most welcome.

Don‘t forget your bicycle (in full working order), helmet, drink, £3.00 per rider and appropriate clothing for the weather.