Archive for March, 2012

Sunday 25th March (2012-3-26)

A busy day for the club in glorious sunshine and temperatures approaching 20 degrees. At least 5 rides took place involving club members:- 1.  A hilly Audax event of 100 km (62+miles) starting in Lanchester taking in most of the hills in County Durham, with Killhope being the half way point. 2.  SPOCO time trial […]

Sunday 18th March (2012-3-20)

Three groups of riders out today.  Two of which set out for Durham, one taking a fairly direct route through Spennymoor, whilst the other took a more roundabout route to the east and north of the city before returning home over the hills at Tow Law and Crook.   Between 30 and 70 miles was covered […]

Sunday 11th March (2012-3-12)

Bright Spring sunshine and temperatures rising to 18 degrees centigrade brought out over 25 riders.  The group split into three from the off with brief details of the routes taken as follows:- 1.  Andy and Tom wanting to be back really early headed out for a brisk ride around the Woodland area. 2.  The Chairman’s […]

Sunday 4th March (2012-3-5)

Eight reliable club members turned out for the planned 30 mile reliability ride.  The weather however turned out to be very unreliable with persistent rain, near zero temperatures and strong winds. The route took in the usual landmarks of Wackerfield, Staindrop, Whorlton, Winston, Ingleton, Hilton Moor Farm and West Auckland. The ride took just over 2 […]