Welcome to Treads Cycle Club Northampton. Whether you are looking to discover new cycling routes, make new riding buddies, get started on the road to racing, or simply increase your fitness levels and have fun, we want to support you and encourage you to join Treads Cycle Club Northampton. We offer regular local mountain and road bike rides to suit all. For those that want to, we also have regular adventures further afield to offer that extra challenge.
So after weeks and weeks of training and research we have finally decided on the bikes and bike sponsor for the Trans Am Bike Race in 2018. Enigma Bikes have kindly supported us and are currently building 2 new bikes for myself and Tim to use. We are looking forward to receiving our Enigma Escape Titanium
Well the Dorset Gravel Dash was a fantastic event and turned out to be a great way to test the bike, bags and camping kit. After 100 miles of carrying a tent I am sure I will not be taking one of those (I wasn’t anyway) if I want to finish the Trans Am Bike Race
Camping and carrying kit choice is the current issue on my mind, the balance between super light and something that will last a 4200+ mile race next year… So to the first test of the year… the bike packing kit. What luggage do I need, should I use a tent or just a sleeping bag with