John Pendleton tribute


This section of the site is dedicated to the memory of former club President John "JP" Pendleton who died in St Mary’s hospital after a short illness. John’s funeral was held at Whippingham Crematorium on the Isle of Wight, 8th January 2004. The following articles will explain why he was so important to us, the club and to local cycling.

John Pendleton 23 June 1932 – 30 December 2003


The first 20 years of Southdown Velo by John Pendelton

Oh no! It's not going to be a scribe from old J.P. harping on about the good old days when bikies were real racers and not the flashy poseurs on their super expensive machines of today? Well I'm afraid so…

Read more.