Committee

A committee was elected at the Club AGM on 6th November 2019. The committee is as follows:


Club Committee

Beth Jackson

Chair
  • Chair committee meetings and the Annual General Meeting.
  • Ensure appropriate documents, including minutes are available for committee members.
  • Ensure all committee members are aware of their role and responsibilities.
  • Act as an ambassador for the club, liaise with club members and convey any concerns and expectations to the committee.
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Daniel Craghill

Treasurer
  • To be responsible for all income and expenditure by the club.
  • Maintain accurate financial records and provide financial forecasts as required.
  • Report regularly to the committee on the clubs financial status.
  • Prepare and present audited financial statements and report at the Annual General Meeting.
  • Attend committee meetings.
  • Ensure that accurate records are kept of all financial transactions and any items of expenditure are approved by the committee.
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Liz

Liz Kirk

Secretary
  • Be the first point of contact for all enquiries relating to Kendal Cycle Club.
  • Prepare and distribute minutes of committee meetings.
  • Keep records as required.
  • Organise Annual General Meeting and any other meetings.
  • Attend committee meetings.
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Rory Black

Rory Black

Comms
  • Be responsible for club website content and presentation.
  • Establish links with local and national press to best promote the club, teams, rides and events.
  • Produce and publish newsletters for information of members via the website.
  • Act as a spokesperson for the club and maximise publicity for the club.
  • Liaise with other agencies and statutory bodies to best present the interest of the club.
  • Attend committee meetings.
  • Act as club kit representative and maintain commercial relationship with suppliers.
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Karen Gee

Karen Gee

Go-Ride
  • The main point of contact for the Kendal CC Go-Ride Club.
  • Answering queries from parents and junior riders interested in taking part in the Go Ride Sessions.
  • Administration of the Go Ride Club.
  • Providing parents and junior riders with information on opportunities to ride and race locally.
  • Working with coaches and parents to provide a wide range of opportunities for junior members of Kendal CC.
  • To be in regular contact with British Cycling regarding opportunities for junior riders.
  • Attend committee meetings.
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Graham Tetlow

Graham Tetlow

Membership
  • Attend to all membership enquiries from members and prospective members.
  • Forward welcome e mail to all new members.
  • Complete and distribute membership cards.
  • Maintain accurate records of membership details.
  • Be familiar with data protection requirements.
  • Be responsible for parental consent forms.
  • Attend committee meetings and present membership statistics.
  • Promote and encourage renewal of memberships.
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Helen Jackson

Helen Jackson

Competition
  • Be the contact point with the club regarding all competitive cycle sport.
  • Maintain contact and relationships with other local clubs broadening the competitive availability for members.
  • Develop volunteers within the club to support racing and competitive events.
  • Compile and maintain yearly calendar of events and competitions for information of members.
  • Compile and promote a calendar of events and competitions suitable for the development and interest of young riders.
  • Encourage and facilitate young riders participation in these events.
  • Attend committee meetings.
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Leanne Ayres

Women
  • Represent the interest of women members within the club.
  • Promote and encourage the participation of women in cycling at all levels.
  • Communicate relevant information to women members and ensure any issues or concerns are brought to the attention of the club committee.
  • Attend committee meetings.
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Ben Dowman

Club Ride
  • Maintain list of members responsible for supervising club rides.
  • To announce rides at beginning of weekly club rides and update riders on any pertinent information or concerns.
  • Promote and arrange non-members introductory rides and inform new participants of rules and conditions for introductory riders.
  • Attend committee meetings.
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Simon Frost

Male Welfare Officer
  • Ensure Kendal Cycle club comply with British Cycling’s policy and procedures for the protection of children and vulnerable adults.
  • Receive, record and report to the British Cycling Protection Officer and concerns relating to the welfare of any young people or vulnerable adults.
  • Advise of the development of activities for young people within the club.
  • Arrange Disclosure and Barring Service checks on behalf of Kendal Cycling club.
  • Attend committee meetings.
  • Be available and accessible to all members, volunteers and parents so that they are aware of who to contact should they require someone to confide in.
  • Advise chairperson and committee in relation to any safeguarding issues relating to Kendal Cycling Club.
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Simon

Simon Horsley

Social
  • To organise and promote all social activities and events for the club throughout the year.
  • Solicit views of all members to best understand the range of events which would appeal to members and thereby be successful.
  • Liaise with youth and women’s representatives to ensure all the sections of the club are catered for.
  • Attend committee meetings.
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Derek

Derek Queenan

Off-road
  • Be the contact point with the club regarding off-roading.
  • Develop volunteers within the club to support mountain bike racing and competitive events.
  • Compile and maintain yearly calendar of events and competitions for information of members.
  • Compile and promote a calendar of events and competitions suitable for the development and interest of young riders.
  • Encourage and facilitate young riders participation in these events.
  • Attend committee meetings.
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Guy

Guy Pocock

Volunteer
  • Get to know all club volunteers and potential volunteers
  • Ensure that all existing and potential volunteers have access to role descriptions
  • Signpost volunteers to relevant training
  • Co-ordinate the recruitment, training and support plans
  • Recognise and nominate your volunteers for volunteer awards
  • Reporting on the volunteer status at committee meetings and AGMs
  • Mentor new or young volunteers
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Pete Aylward

Pete Aylward

Commercial
  • Identify where funding is required.
  • Research, plan and devise strategies for completion of funding applications.
  • Ensure all funding applications are ethical and comply with the aims & objectives of Kendal Cycle Club.
  • Identify and approach potential sponsors / donors.
  • Identify and seek potential funding opportunities.
  • Liaise with sports governing bodies, local sports partnerships to ensure the Club is represented.
  • Liaise with Go Ride Secretary to ensure the junior section is represented in the any funding applications.
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Iain Childs

Iain Childs

Club Coach
  • Provide a structured coaching programme within the club. .
  • Organise a programme of club training and coaching sessions.
  • Utilise British Cycling coaching resources to enhance the coaching programme.
  • Ensure that the British Cycling recommendations for coach to rider ratios are not exceeded.
  • Show commitment to further development and outreach work, supported with professional development of coaches within the club.
  • To ensure that knowledge, skills and qualifications are kept up to date.
  • Have an understanding of child protection and safeguarding policies.
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Joe Boothroyd

Youth Representative
  • Represent the interest of other young members of the club.
  • Organise and facilitate youth meetings and attend regional youth meetings.
  • Communicate relevant information to young people within the club.
  • Welcome new young members to the club.
  • Support volunteers within the club and generally get involved with all aspects of running the club.
  • Encourage and facilitate young riders participation in events.
  • Attend committee meetings.
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Christine

Christine Nelson

Female Welfare Officer
  • Ensure Kendal Cycle club comply with British Cycling’s policy and procedures for the protection of children and vulnerable adults.
  • Receive, record and report to the British Cycling Protection Officer and concerns relating to the welfare of any young people or vulnerable adults.
  • Advise of the development of activities for young people within the club.
  • Arrange Disclosure and Barring Service checks on behalf of Kendal Cycling club.
  • Attend committee meetings.
  • Be available and accessible to all members, volunteers and parents so that they are aware of who to contact should they require someone to confide in.
  • Advise chairperson and committee in relation to any safeguarding issues relating to Kendal Cycling Club.
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COVID-19

We'd like to issue a reminder to all cyclists the importance of following the governments latest advice on Covid-19, it's our collective responsibility to follow the guidelines so we can continue to exercise outdoors and look after our mental wellbeing during these challenging times.

☑️One bike ride a day, alone or with members of your household.
☑️Ride Sensibly - Don't chase Strava segments, take extra care on descents, reduce your average speed. Let's reduce the risk of accidents, our NHS is under immense strain as it is. Many of our members are NHS workers 🙌
☑️Safely keep 2 meters distance between yourself and pedestrians
☑️Ride indoors - We have a number of virtual club rides happening throughout the week.

Check out Mapdec Cycle Works - Kendal their coaches are offering FREE coaching and advise to keep you healthy over the coming months.

Please ride safe, keep healthy and let's look out for all members of our community. We'll come through the other side stronger than ever.