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SallyB

Member since Sep 2016 • Last active Jan 2021
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Membership manager for the club - any queries or comments just drop me a message/email me at [email protected]

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  • in An introduction to club cycling
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    Hi Rico,

    I'm the membership secretary and the person responsible for processing all of our applications - I generally do this on a Monday and Thursday but it depends on when I can find time away from work/have an evening free.

    You'll definitely be up and running before the weekend - I'll try and get yours sorted before the end of the day.

    Thanks,

    Sally

  • in An introduction to club cycling
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    Hi Stephen,

    Short answer is likely no, British Cycling are currently working to try and get Government to make small club rides exempt from lockdown, but the chances of that happening are slim.

    As soon as we know one way or the other (which will likely be later on today or sometime tomorrow) we will of course let everyone know.

  • in An introduction to club cycling
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    Thanks David. Sorry I didn't get there until you were all leaving... the dreaded double puncture!

    If the other ride leaders could send me a list of people they rode with at some point, I can tick them off and get them signed up!

  • in Group Skills
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    Hi James,

    I should have any memberships processed today or tomorrow... I'll try to get them done before driving back to London from Norfolk this evening but currently have quite a lot to get through so please bear with me. I'll send you (and everyone else who's applied and attended this session) a confirmation email with more info as soon as I get to process everything.

    Thanks,

    Sally

  • in Group Skills
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    Hi, this is a ride from last year so please don't show up on the 12th of September hoping to find us there. There are a few sessions taking place over the next month or so but we're really heavily subscribed due to a backlog of people wanting to join post lockdown. Lots of people drop out last minute though so keep an eye out.

  • in Clipping in
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    Hi Jerry,

    I've just popped your email address through again, so hopefully it's working now. Please log out and back in again if nothing is showing up immediately and let me know if you can see the whole forum or not.

    Thanks

  • in Clipping in
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    Exactly that. When you join the club the email address you use to apply via British Cycling is what's given the forum permissions once you're approved as a member.

    @JerryTate you should only need your email address to log in - we don't use any kind of membership number. Please let me know if you're having issues getting access.

  • in Clipping in
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    Hi Chris,

    If you check on the forum a bit closer to the weekend, people will start to post rides that you can join. At the moment you should avoid turning up to the park without signing up to a ride. This is due to the current guidelines on group number and our club need to be able to track and trace riders should we need to, so we have to make sure that everyone is registered against a particular ride.

    Thanks,

    Sally

  • in Clipping in
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    Hi Tim,

    Because we need to be able to operate a track and trace system, we can't currently offer non members attendance on our standard Sunday club rides. Normally they could come along to 3 Sunday rides as a guest (no other weekday rides due to insurance reasons) but as they aren't able to sign up to rides on offer via the forum, we are unable to manage this. I am recommending that everyone join a group skills or Intro ride to get a feel for the club. Unfortunately these also rely on the kindness of the membership to volunteer so that we can clear the backlog of prospective members wanting to join or get a taste of what the club has to offer. The more volunteers we can get, the more rides we can put on.

    We welcome any suggestions on how we can manage this, but at the moment I don't have the capacity to keep on top of the sheer volume of emails coming in, let alone setting up a system by which we can track and trace non members should there be a member on the ride who exhibits covid symptoms shortly afterwards.

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