The Manchester Wheelers reach their 130th anniversary on July 7, 2013 and, to mark the occasion, will launch a 12-month celebration featuring a variety of race and social events.
With a list of former riders that includes the likes of Reg Harris, Dave Lloyd and Chris Boardman, the Wheelers are keen to hear from any ex-members who would like to share their memories and/or take part in the celebrations.
Here are some of the events we have planned...
- Sunday 14th July 2013 - Birthday Day of Racing at Tameside more...
- Saturday 3rd August 2013 - Grass track racing at BPRC
- Saturday 14th September 2013 - Inter Club 25 mile TT
- November 2013 - Gala dinner
- 5th-6th July 2014 - Celebration weekend, including the Tour de France passing over Holme Moss, on Sunday July 6th.
The Wheelers will also be presented with a display case at the National Cycling Centre which will be used to tell the story of their stories past.
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