Herne Hill Velo

Discussion in 'General Cycling Discussions' started by ozboz, 1 Apr 2017.

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  1. ozboz

    ozboz Über Member

    Location:
    Richmond ,Surrey
    image.jpeg image.jpeg image.jpeg image.jpeg went there today , a great job on the new building , We got some good riding gear from the jumble man , brand new jackets , £5 ,so got one each , saw comp rides from juniors to senior men and ladies , a good aftrenoons viewing ,
     
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  2. Vertego

    Vertego Just reflecting on the meaning of life.

    Location:
    North Hampshire
    Superb transformation. However, a lot of the peripheral seating seems to have gone.

    Having said that, what was wrong with the old 'building'? :rolleyes:

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    ...and that was only 18 months ago!
     
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    ozboz

    ozboz Über Member

    Location:
    Richmond ,Surrey
    image.jpeg I went there last year before the rebuild , on a busy day they will struggle for seating , it looks as though they have incorporated some of the old columns into the newbuild ,
    An excellent project fo the use of Lotto funding , and it really is a sport for all , regardless ,
    Ms ozboz plans to give it a go joining one of the Ladies only sessions , here she is watching ghe elimanation event , sporting her new £5 cycling jacket !
     
  4. SpokeyDokey

    SpokeyDokey 20% through Decade 7. Yikes! Moderator

    Last went there in 1973 when I was 16/17 - nearly 50 mile round trip for my weedy teenage legs.

    Was always well attended by hundreds of cyclists.

    Doesn't look that much different tbh - although the old wooden track has gone.
     
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