Archive for February, 2011

Audax Event (2011-2-24)

Dave’s Dales Tour 160KM 150km cycling event starting from New Road, Richmond, N Yorks. Shorter options also available – see audax website Distance: 150 km Date: Saturday 4th June 2011 Time: 08:30 Starting from: New Road, Richmond , N Yorks Fee: £4.50 Closing date: Entries should arrive at least 2 weeks before the event. Enter Facilities: […]

Sunday 20th Feb (2011-2-24)

A group of 11 left Bishop Market place, the plan being to head into the wind on the way out. Cafe at Wynyard Woodland Park wat the destination, but not the direct route. Losing a couple of riders who had to be home earlier on the way there, the rest enjoyed coffee, cakes and other […]

Manchester Velodrome 13th February (2011-2-14)

Andy went to the Velodrome for a late coaching session which started at 8 pm and ran to 10.30 pm! How’s that for commitment. It proved to be his best session so far with a group of good quality riders with only a couple of whom had minor faults for example not checking over their […]

Sunday 13th February (2011-2-14)

In showery conditions the ride split as follows:- 1. After one mile Andy went off on his own to prepare for an evenings fun at Manchester Velodrome (see news section for details) 2. At Hilton John, John and Davey (and possibly Les) took a shorter route home via a mystery route (well it is a […]

Sunday 6th February (2011-2-6)

Wet and windy conditions  put many off  as 6 riders braved the elements for a tour of  the lanes around Piercebridge and Winston. The weather worsened throughout the morning and gave dangerous cycling conditions in the crosswinds.  Graham fell over and blamed  the weather but actually he tripped over a very small kerb at a lay-by A […]