Harrogate's oldest cycling Club
Harrogate Nova Cycling Club was formed in 1971 ( 40th Anniversary in 2011) - an amalgamation of Harrogate C.C. and Harrogate St. Christophers CC and has a silverware collection dating back to the second world war. Its members, both men and women, compete in national and local races, time trials, cyclocross, mountain biking and sportives, some even coming first!
There are generally club rides on Saturdays and Sundays. Please see the forum where riders can register their intention to ride in fast, medium or leisurely rides. The start time and place may also vary but will be indicated on the forum. The attendance of these rides tends to vary, depending on what other events/races there are. The club rides are around 40/50 miles with a tea/coffee stop during the winter, with longer rides in the summer. The general pace is fairly quick on the fast rides. Non-members and other clubs are welcome to join in at any time.
From Spring to Autumn there is a weekly time trial league which is very popular, attracting riders from all over North Yorkshire. Details of these events are posted on the events link.
Members also participate collectively in other events around the UK and Europe, both on and off road. All events can be found in the Events section.
Membership and contact
If you'd like to know more about the club or if you're interested in joining us please send us an email with your contact details.
Nova Prize Presentations
Last weekend saw the annual Harrogate Nova prize presentation. The Best All Rounder trophy for the combined times on 50 mile, 100 mile and 12 hour time trials went to Steve Smales, who took club…....Read more
Evening League Prize Presentations
The Beech House Dental Practice Evening Time Trial League Prize Presentation took place last week. The best of nine series was won for the first time by previous four time runner up Duncan Mullier, of…....Read more
Prize Winning Week for Bromiley & Cyclo-Cross Season Underway
The Beech House Dental Practice Evening TT League may have drawn to a close, but there is still plenty of cycle racing to be done. In Open Time Trials, Harrogate Nova’s Simon Cave and Roger…....Read more
- Christmas Ride Out
14th December, 12:30pm
- Ripley Cycloscross
1st January, 10:30am
- Harrogate Nova Reliability
1st February, 9:30am