Royal Sutton Cycling Club was formed in 1967 and since then
has been a major part of the cycling scene in North Birmingham.
Founded by Keith and Joan Edwards, the club has always been
associated with cyclo-cross, mainly because of Keith’s International
and National Championship promotions in Sutton Park.
we have always had club members competing in a wide range
of cycling disciplines on the road, in road races and time-trials,
and on the track. In recent years members have also taken
up mountain biking; and touring and recreational riding
have always been a part of club life.
Royal Sutton CC promotes cyclo-cross
and road and
circuit racing and is part of the local interclub
time trial league, enabling riders to race every Tuesday night in the
members are riders of all ages, who race in categories from
Youth (Under the age of 16) to Veteran (over the age
of 40); and who vary from the expert to the novice in ability
members can ride and train together and have friendly relations
with other local clubs, co-operating
to provide a full programme for local cyclists. Club
youngsters have the opportunity to race abroad and to be
part of British
Cycling's Talent Team, which is a programme set up to
identify the stars of the future.