Rockingham Forest Wheelers was established to encourage and promote the sport and pastime of cycling in all its forms in the Rockingham Forest Area and to promote community participation in the same. The running of the club, including the responsibilities of the club officers, committee and membership are set out in the Club Rules.
The club uses the following CTT Age Categories
Juvenile: until his sixteenth birthday. (N.B. a Juvenile may compete as a Junior)
Junior: from his sixteenth birthday and until 31st December of the year in which his 18th birthday occurs
Espoir: from 1st January of the year following his 18th birthday and until 31st December of the year in which his 22nd birthday occurs
Veteran: forty years of age and over on the day of the event
The club has an impressive collection of trophies which can be awarded each year to club members, and in some cases non-members. They recognise their achievements in club, district and open events, or their contribution to the life of the club. Many of the trophies go back to the early years of the club. The Trophy Rules document describes the various Trophy and Club Time Trial Competition Rules.
The rules were tidied up and clarified in 2017 by Norman Abraham.
The club has an active committee, which meets every 4-6 weeks to manage club business and development. Here's who is on it...