Southdown Velo welcomes riders of all
abilities and ages, and supporters, who are interested in cycling for pleasure or racing.
QECP Trail Build Collective
The Trail Collective are a dedicated group who volunteer their time and efforts for free to
the build and maintenance of the mountain biking trails at Queen Elizabeth Country Park in Hampshire.
Queen Elizabeth Country Park
Queen Elizabeth Country Park has some
exhilarating cycle routes. Queen Elizabeth Country Park has trails for both the beginner and the keen cyclist.
Mountain Bike trails
There are two permissive bike trails
which are clearly way marked on the ground. The Novice mountain – bike trail 6km (3.7 miles) and the Advanced mountain – bike trail 5km (3.1 miles)
Off road cycle street trails
Two further trails start in the Park and lead out into the surrounding countryside.
These use the rights of way network and some public roads. Queen Elizabeth 16km (10 miles), Meon Valley 16km (10 miles).
The Biking Belles are an all ladies cycling club.
They meet every weekend and the rides vary in degrees of difficulty and details of the rides are posted well
in advance on their website and on the Belles's forum. "We always stop halfway for that important cuppa and a slice of cake!"
Bognor Regis Cycling Club
Bognor Regis Cycling Club was formed in 1936 and caters for all standards of cycling,
from beginner to veteran. The club has a friendly atmosphere and is also competitive when it comes to racing which is mainly in Road Time Trials.
Vacancies - Chichester
Prospective Applications [updated 10/04/13]
If you have industry experience and feel you could add to our already excellent team then we would like to hear from you. We cannot reply to every application so please be patient.
Hargroves Cycles employees are enthusiastic and highly motivated. Excellent working conditions and incentives mean we employ some of the best sales assistants and cycle mechanics around. Many of our staff have been with us for a long time however new roles do arise and we are often looking for new staff for our stores in Southampton, Winchester, Fareham, Swindon and Chichester.
Who we look for
Although first class mechanical skills aren't essential in our new employees, we do look for people who carry themselves well in front of our customers. Applicants who are enthusiastic and hard working, with excellent communication skills are highly sought after. Obviously we like employing cyclists and a keen interest in cycling is essential to success within the company.
If you are interested in conducting a work experience placement at one of our shops, please contact the appropriate shop and speak to the Store Manager who will be happy to assist.
To view all career vacancies please visit our careers page here.