Archive for December, 2010

Sunday 19th December (2010-12-19)

Snow and ice has closed the country down but the club keeps cycling! So icy that water froze in bottles and even Nikki wore a helmet! Despite conditions a faster group took off  for Stanhope while the wide tyred brigade headed for Piercebridge  and beyond. A variety of routes and forms of transport were taken back […]

Xmas Eve Ride (2010-12-18)

A ride is planned (weather permitting!) for Xmas Eve meet at the market place for 10.30am start may include social xmas drink on route

Presentation Dinner (2010-12-18)

Saturday 29th January at The Pollards 2 course carvery – price tbc Usual roundup of the years events/mishaps/embarrassing moments etc as well as achievements Advance booking required – email Nikki with details

Sunday 12th December (2010-12-13)

Road conditions much improved but still very icy in places. Conditions led to a wide variety of machines on display including Davy on a cross-bike fitted out with some very dodgy mudguards! A steady run to the cafe at Gainford via Piercebridge, Eppleby and Winston with potholes causing 2 punctures before leaving Bishop Auckland. A […]

Sunday 5th December (2010-12-5)

Despite the snow and ice the number of cyclists was treble that of the previous week. However, most still went for a walk over the fields, the trails and the cemetery! An uneventful walk with only Andy’s mega sledging accident, snow pushed off bridges onto peoples heads, and Tom being buried in the snow to […]