Up for the Wattbike challenge?

Here’s a little event that might interest club members, passed to us by Dan of Welsh Cycling:


Dear clubs,

On behalf of Welsh Cycling & Ufit Fitness in Cardiff we would like to invite you to enter a team of riders to an evening of Wattbike racing aboard the gyms fleet of state of the art WattBike’s on the 10th of February 2016.

The Gym, based just off of Ocean way in Cardiff has been developing a strong cycling section to its portfolio of activities and have also recently affiliated as a club to Welsh Cycling, were keen to celebrate this development & offer your club members the opportunity to try at first-hand what Ufit Fitness has to offer by entering a team of your club members in a mixture of team and individual races aboard the WattBikes.

To take part in the session simply complete the online form in the link below by the 8th of February to register your riders for the event. There is a small cost of £15 per team to enter which is an exceptional price and will provide you with all your performance data after the event.

We would accept teams of 4 riders made up of 2 male & 2 females’ riders of any age though riders will need to be at least 4ft 11” in order to fit onto the bikes.

Wattbike 2

The races:

During the 2 hour event we will look to run the following races

  • 250M Sprint’s
  • 2km Pursuit
  • 10km Scratch race
  • 3km Team pursuit
  • Elimination race

All results will be fed into an omnium style table to find us the winning individuals. Each rider’s results will be added together to find which club will take the bragging rights as “best club”, with a small trophy presented.

We hope you will join us for a great night of fun competition and the opportunity to look around the gym and all that it offers.


For more information please feel free to drop me a line. And enter your team here online.



Wattbike image via Artofcycling.com.au