Social & Annual Events

Social

Social Evenings on the 3rd Thursday of every month

Worcester St John’s Cycling Club Social Evenings are held on the on the third Thursday of every month from 7pm at the characterful Worcester Motor Cycle Club. There’s plenty of parking and good cycling paths via the canal and Perdiswell Park. They are informal events, and all club members are welcome to come along. There is a bar with hot and cold alcoholic and soft drinks, crisps snacks etc. and very reasonably priced.

Occasionally there is and activity or guest speaker – keep a look out on our facebook page to see whats planned. If there is something you’d like to see at a future social evening, we’re open to suggestions, if not, just come along for a chat.

Worcester Motorcycle Club is at Tower Buildings, Perdiswell Park Golf Course, Worcester WR3 7NW.

You can also find the location on Google Maps and a map is also shown below.

 

 

Annual Events

Gerry Hughes Memorial Road Race

As of July 2020 there is no news on the holding of this race. 

Worcester Road Race

The old Worcester News road race has not run for some time. There are other road races –  see details on facebook as they emerge. eg Worcester Classic Road Race 5th Sept 2021 from Welland – details on British Cycling website

Gerry Hughes Memorial Road RaceWorcester News Road RaceReliability Ride – Cycle Jumble – Club Annual Social (Click the red link for details)

The following below are Official Club events for which the Club needs help from its members to run. They are often good fun for spectators and give support to our Club competitors. On these dates the Club does not hold any other rides, other than to and from the event itself.

   Cyclo Cross – 17th October 2021 – Club round of the West Midlands League

   Big Ride Day – Sunday 12th Sept 2021 – Club cycle rides from WAC for all members – social afterwards.

Reliability Ride

The 2022 WSJCC Reliability Ride will be Jan/Feb. The event HQ will be Worcester Motorcycle Club, Perdiswell Park, Tower Buildings, Worcester WR3 7NWEntry fee is £5 which will be given to charity  (probably the Air Ambulance). Sign on is from 9 am. First riders off at 9.30 am. Please note that this is not a race!

Tea, coffee, and cake will be available afterwards back at the HQ. Please use mudguards or have some mud-free clothes available to wear in the HQ. All cake donations from WSJCC members will be gratefully received!

There is a choice of 2 route options a 34 mile route and a 46 mile route and the details can be found on the Strava links below. UPDATE: Hallow Lane is closed so route for both rides is diverted for 2020 via Wichenford. Click on the words ’34-mile route’ and ’46-mile route’ above to get the revised strava route. 

WSJCC Reliability Ride 2019 – 34 Mile Route on Strava

WSJCC Reliability Ride 2019 – 46 Mile Route on Strava

Cycle Jumble

The annual Worcester St John’s Cycle Jumble will be held on 12th February 2022.

Entry cost: £1 per person 9.30am to 12.30pm

Early bird: £10 before 9am.

Stall Holders: £12 per table – £5 per bike.

WSJCC Cycle Jumble Booking Form 2022

WSJCC Cycle Jumble Poster

For further information please email [email protected]

Club Annual Social


The Club holds an annual social event around November at which there is a presentation of the Cub trophies and awards for the year. Its a family occasion for all Members, including young riders, and usually is a dinner, a guest speaker and the awards itself. Details will be e-mailed to all Members and appear on facebook – its necessary to book in advance to help with catering.