Welcome to the website of West Highland Wheelers.

We've road, mountain bike, time trial and downhill riders and organise a winter mountain bike race series and a summer time trial series, as well as impromptu events. 

Non members are welcome to join in for a ride or an event or two.  If you want to do any more than that, please join and support this resource and the volunteers.  Check out our Membership page

                     Information
Club Rides are detailed here

Put a list of scheduled rides on your wall 


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Online membership is here.  

Membership year is from 
1st April - 31st March.


Contact WHW at whwclubemail@gmail.com





















        Committee 2017/8

 Chairman     Doug Little
 Secretary     Marian Austin
 Treasurer Gill Barnes
 Minutes Secretary Ian Pooleman
 Membership Secretary Jacqui Parfitt
 Roadies Rep 
 TT Organiser Nix Forster
 Junior Rep Shaun MacLeod
 Downhill Rep 
 Newsletter Co-ordinator Evelyn MacLennan
 Kids Club Rep Dave Parfitt
 Child Protection Gregor Muir
 General Committee Steve Bradley 
 General Committee Paul Jeffrey 
 General Committee Ailsa Pooleman
 General Committee Louise Ferguson
 General Committee Mark Clark
 General Committee 
 Bike Festival       Emma Holgate
  


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WEDNESDAY NIGHT RIDES  
6.30 start unless otherwise stated

Jun-27
Glen Nevis.  Glen Nevis Restaurant- 6.30. pub night
Jul-04
Achnacarry - Caig falls car park 6.45 (car share from Moorings)

Jul-11
Nevis Range - Car park 6.30

Jul-18
Glenloy -Erracht 6.45 (or Moorings at 6.25)

Jul-25
Wolftrax - carpark 6.45 - possible soup and cake after
Aug-01
Glen Nevis/Peat track - Dentist's surgery behind the pool 6.30

Aug-08
Nevis Range - Car park 6.30

Aug-15
Glencoe - carpark by public toilets 6.45

Aug-22
Cour loop - time trial. Nevis Range 6.30

Aug-29
Glenloy -Erracht 6.45 (or Moorings at 6.25)


GONDOLA NIGHTS
 
 
Gondola nights at Nevis Range for Wheelers will tie in with Ceilidh Nights this year. 
 

The ceilidh dates are ;

Fri 20th and Sat 21st July

Fri 27th and Sat 28th July

Fri 3rd and Sat 4th August

Fri 10th and Sat 11th Aug

The bike tracks will be open to the public as well as Wheelers
 
From 5 - 8pm  -  Wheelers members who show their membership card will get multiple trips for the single trip price.  (Free for season ticket holders) 
 
If any member is riding earlier than 5pm, they need to buy a full day ticket (and get a wheelers discount). 

 

The Snowgoose restaurant at the top serves food from 5 till 9. The Ceilidh band starts around 8 and the last gondola down is around 11,

Special Wheelers discount for anyone eating afterwards is a very generous 20% and is only available on Gondola nights.


To kick it all off, on the first night, Friday 20th July, gondola will be free from 5 - 8pm for Wheelers members showing their current membership card.
 
 
If you don't have your current membership card with you, don't expect membership benefits!
 

For anyone that has not done the downhill before please note that it is graded black, technical, rocky, long and gets quite far away from assistance !!

Please note that there are no bike patrollers or medical rescue cover and every rider is responsible for their own first aid. Riders are strongly encouraged to ride with a buddy and wear appropriate body armour.

Participation statements must be completed and here's what Nevis Range detail on them:
 

NOTES

1. Both the Downhill and The Top Chief (formerly known as the “Red Giant”) continue to be redeveloped; please bear this in mind when riding. Features change and there will always be hazards.

 2. Riders of age 15 years or younger of age must be accompanied by suitably skilled and experienced parent/guardian. 

3. Minimum recommended age for riding the tracks is 12 years.  Riders of under 12 years of age may ride the tracks if they are deemed suitably skilled by their parent or guardian. They must be accompanied by suitably skilled and experienced parent or guardian.

4. Participation Statement must be completed & signed every time a rider buys bike uplift ticket unless they have a Frequent Riders Card, available for £1 from Ticket Office.  UPLIFT TICKETS ARE NOT TRANSFERABLE

5. Programme Nevis Range 01397 705825 into your mobile in case of emergency






         Prize Winners 2017
 Most Improved Lady Louise Ferguson
 Most Improved Downhiller Mikayla Parton
 Men's Overall TT       1st Dave Underwood
 Men's Overall TT        2nd 
 Men's Overall TT        3rd 
 Ladies Overall TT       1st Jo Ness
 Ladies Overall TT       2nd 
 Ladies Overall TT       3rd 
 Mens Veterans TT 
 Ladies Veterans TT
 Junior Winner TTHannah Newson
 Most Improved Junior MaleAidan Baltrunas
  Most Improved Junior FemaleNina Cameron
  Fort to Fort       1st MaleAlex Dent
 Fort to Fort       2nd MaleEd Daynes
 Fort to Fort       1st LadyMarie Meldrum
 Fort to Fort       2nd LadyHannah Barnes
 Fort to Fort       Junior e bikeCory Muir
 Winter League Mens     1stAlasdair Poll
 Winter League Mens    2nd Neil Wright
 Winter League Mens    3rdAndy Rogers
 Winter League Ladies   1stGill Barnes
 Winter League Ladies   2ndMarian Austin
 Winter League Ladies   3rd Marie Meldrum
 Winter League Juniors  1st
 Winter League Juniors  2nd
 Winter League Juniors  3rd