If you wish to become a member of Catford Cycling Club Limited, please complete the following application form for review by the Company’s Directors. Admission is at their discretion, applications will be heard at the next scheduled meeting of the Directors following the date of application. Two Directors may admit a candidate in the interim period subject to confirmation at the relevant Directors meeting. Full details can be found in the Companies Articles of Association, (clauses 7 to 10) and in the Company’s Rules, both documents are available on the Company’s website and you should familiarise yourself with them before completing the application form below.
The current fee to join the Club is a flat £25 per year, this applies to all members, except someone admitted as an Honorary Life Member. Junior Members (those under 18 years old) can only come on a club ride by giving prior notice to ensure a responsible adult is available or provide written parental consent as required in the Club’s Rules. this fee applies to everybody over 16 and under 70. If you are under 16 or over 70 we still need you to fill out the application form (for legal reasons) even though there is no fee to pay. Riders under 16 years of age need to have parental agreement before joining the club.
The Membership Year runs from 1st November to 31st October. There are no reductions for part year membership.
The Company’s Rules, to which all Members agree to be bound require that Members marshal or otherwise assist at events organised by the Club or in which it is involved at least twice in any year (see clause 3 of the Rules for clarity). These events help with the finances of the club, allow it to make charitable donations and preserve the Clubs heritage. All members are required to assist at the Hell of the Ashdown that takes place in February and in at least one other event, details of all events are on the Club’s website as well as part of this application form.
In completing and submitting the application form I agree to be bound by all the provisions of the Company’s Articles of Association and its Rules in force from time to time. In particular, as set out in the Articles, I agree to guarantee the debts of the Company up to a maximum amount of £1 if the Company is wound up while I am a member and for a period of up to 12 months after my membership ends. I hereby authorise the entry of my name, address and the dates on which I was registered as a member and if applicable cease to become a member in the Company’s Register of Members. This register is a statutory public document and will be maintained either at the company’s Registered Office, at an alternative address if the Company applies for one, or electronically at Companies House.
Catford Cycling Club Limited is a company limited by guarantee, registered in England no. 11736905.
Registered Office: 21 Birchington Close, Bexleyheath, Kent, DA7 5ED