Christmas and a Happy New Year to all.
riding in 2017.
to the South Wales
VMCC South Wales Section caters for all motorcycles with a minimum
age of 25 years, regardless of make or country of
origin. The section is
one of 84 sections within the VMCC and was initially formed in April
1961 in the car park of the Andoversford Hotel by three members who
need to be a section in order to receive the Team Award that they had
just won in the Cotswolds Road Trial.
There was an instant election
amongst the three, of Chairman, Secretary and Treasurer - and the
trophy was duly handed over.
A more democratic election took place at
the next official meeting.
section meets on the dates listed on the calendar page
Lounge. The dates are usually fortnightly on a Monday and the meetings
are held in the Llanharry Workingmens Club,
Llanharry at 8pm. To find
the club there is a multimap on their website. If you're not a VMCC
member but have an interest in motorcycles, then you are most welcome
to come along and meet us. Our meeting attendances usually average
around 50 - depending on the weather, bank holidays or if the meeting
is an AGM.
are pleased to say that from June 1993 we have been twinned with the
CMB (Classic Motorcycles Belgium) and their website can be found by
clicking their badge that is found above right. The twinning
certificate can be seen here.
We have made many good friends over the years and members from each
club attend the others events.
feel free to 'wander'
around the premises and see what the section is all about.
with, a visit to the Bike Park is
recommended as on display is a range of motorcycles
various members of the Section.
always visit the Bar first (don't
you?) to see if there are any
'bargains' to be
had in the sales and wants. Whilst in Spares
and Services you will
information pertaining to suppliers for motorcycle
here you will also
find a number of General motorcycling web links
that might be of interest.
is the place to
go for a quiet read of any reports
on runs and meetings etc. Alternatively you can check on the calendar
runs, meetings and other events .
open to all VMCC members and Section members
alike. Here you
will find Technical information,
read some of the Features
and even catch up on
some past happenings in the Archive.
Office you will find all the 'Fuddy
who run the Section along with any announcements that the
Chairman or Secretary
need to make, plus information on
our National Club. There are also links to those other VMCC sections
that have websites.
do hope you will find something of
interest and/or amusement on the site, with feedback and
'constructive' comment always welcome. Please
direct correspondence to the relevant person on the Office page.
Finally, if you get lost, there is a contents
page where the whole site is indexed.
viewing, the site was originally designed for a default screen size of
768 but hopefully should work fine on your default setting.
last update - check the Notice Board