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Welcome to the Herne Hill Youth Cycling Club (HHYCC) Website

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Herne Hill Velodrom, Olympic track cycling 1948
We work with children and young adults from ages 6 to 18.

Fun Mountain bike activities for boys and girls at the original Olympic Velodrome

And have we mentioned we help kids get into Cycle racing.  No?   Well we do!
Where are we? Directions to the club are here... 
Cycle skills training
The London Olympic cycling in 1948 was at held at the Herne Hill Velodrome. Yes way before Bradley Wiggins started here we had Olympic champions racing round!  Its still here and flourishing so you can participate in all types of fun cycling activities.  

Herne Hill Youth Cycling Club has been running off road sessions for over 15 years at this historic venue, encouraging, coaching and having fun on Saturdays and beyond. We can help you improve your skills and fitness from Beginner level right up to National champion, run family events and reach out to schools and other groups.
Minimum age of 6 applies  We ask that parents of children under 8 must stay during the session.   We also ask that you come to the 10 am session if you are coming for the first time.
HHYCC are presented with their Club Mark at the Good Friday Meet
Membership is 15 per year.  Members pay 1 less
Its best to learn on your own bike, but you can try one of ours..  Helmet hire is free
For the Saturday sessions, just turn up and off we go!   No need to book.
You just need to be able to pedal unaided on your bike....
HHYCCs main activity every Saturday is off road Go Ride coachingMountain biking and Cyclo cross,(though we also ride on the track and the road too).

Yes the UK's only urban MTB here in London and our purpose built circuit changes with the weather and we ride though snow and sun.
Saturday MTB sessions

Mountain Biking and Cyclocross

Track coaching

Track Cycling

Our much loved Herne Hill velodrome continues to provide spectacular racing events. Many of the current GB squad race here. Track Gold medalist and three Olympic Golds at track racing and recent Paris-Nice winner Bradley Wiggins started his track racing here aged 10.

Many of riders from the GB squad including  Joanna Rowsell, Laura Trott, Jess Varnish, Ed Clancy, Ross Edgar, Matt Crampton, Pete Mitchell and Jody Cundy have raced  here.
Track coaching

Over 12s cycle coaching

Over 12s roller training
Long distance rides

Other HHYCC club activities...

Trips away
We run weekend trips away, and love our countryside with regular family rides.   Whether its to a local forest trail ride, or to a cycling event, we love to get out and about!
Trips away
Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the session to allow registration, bike and helmet checks
See our events page for further details of the events we participate in
HHYCC Girls revolutions
Bike Week 2008
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Herne Hill
HHYCC Notice boards
10am session warm up
We teach these skills...
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We run additional coaching and activities for the over 12's, preparing them to become better riders and racers.   The sessions include a regular road ride with the Dulwich Paragon, enhanced track sessions, winter mid week roller sessions, summer lung busting MTB sessions and much much more - even Mountain biking in Bromley!  
                                      See our Over 12s section...
If the  thrill of no brakes a banked track and fixed gear excites you come join in.  There is a triving youth scene on the track run by VCL and British Cycling.  Theyll show you how it's done and provide bikes and coaches. Once you've tasted it, you'll just want more!

See the Velodrome website for more details and race calendar

To book a sesson, mail info@hernehillvelodrome.com
MTB at Herne Hill Youth Cycling Club
We have some fantastic events and if you haven't your own bike, we can supply one, and a helmet, for a pound...

Want to learn how to bunny hop or  ride out  fast from corners? May be you need to know how to get up a hill? Whatever your age and cycling skills we offer you professional coached cycling activities in a supportive and safe environment.
So, if you're not getting enough thrills and spills come and join us for some super energy soaked cycling.  Give your bike a work out, together with your legs and lungs.  

So if you are interested in
Mountain Biking, Track, Cyclocross, our over 12s training and our work with School groups, then read on...
Where are we? Directions to the club are here... 
Track coaching
Track coaching
Track coaching
Track coaching
Track coaching
Join the HHYCC Trailblazers - our Volunteers group.  We have jobs waiting for you!
Saturday Sessions
Gear 1 & 2 Beginners and Improvers
Gear 2 and beyond - Intermediate/Advanced
Following British Cycling, and Government advice, the Velodome is now closed for all activities, and will remain so until the guidance changes

As such, all HHYCC Saturday sessions have been reluctantly cancelled.

We'll be back as soon as we can, but in the meantime - stay safe and pedal well!