2013 Cycling Season

A timeline to show the important elements of the cycling season

Main

Bike Races

A layer of all the up-and-coming bike races

Cambridge to Southend

23 March 2013

London to Reading

24 March 2013

Worcestershire

28 April 2013

Dorset

28 April 2013

London to Cambridge

10 May 2013

-TCT Race
-£100 Miles
-Night ride
-£49 Entry Fee
-£300 Minimum Sponsorship

Vale of Belvoir

12 May 2013

South Wales

23 June 2013

London to Paris

29 June 2013

London to Brighton

12 july 2013

-TCT Race
-100 Miles
-Night Ride
-£49 Entry Fee
-£300 Minimum Sponsorship

Ride London 100

4 August 2013

-BHF Race
-100 Miles
-£50 Entry Fee
-£500 Minimum Sponsorship

Manchester to Blackpool

28 September 2013

-BHF Race
-52 Miles
-Night Ride
-£30 Entry Fee

Training

Training Period 1

15 February 2013 - 15 April 2013

Pre-season training period on the new bike. Aims:
-Get to grips with new bike
-Acquire all the equipment
-Build up a fitness base

Training Period 2

1 May 2013 - 15 August 2013

Main training period
-Form peak fitness for race period

Training Period 3

1 october 2013 - 30 November 2013

Post-season training period.
-gentle exercise period
-a 'warm down' for the cycling season

Equipment

Bike Arrives

1 January 2013 - 31 March 2013

At somepoint ill have enough money to buy my bike and then the season can really kick off properly