Archive for August, 2012

Off Road Ride (2012-8-27)

We are planning an off road ride, probably around Richmond area for Sunday 9th Sept. If anyone is interested can they let Nikki know please so we can gauge numbers and sort transport.  

Sunday 26th August (2012-8-27)

With a few regular riders missing due to various reasons there was still a good turnout of 12 riders, including a couple of new faces. We set off as one group up Durham Road, regrouping at the top and making a split with the plan to meet at the coffee stop. All was going well […]

Sunday 19th August (2012-8-21)

Thirteen out today as others were away doing there own thing! The riders split into two groups although with the pace of the faster group,  if numbers permitted, there is a case for three groups! Eddie took the culture group on one of his grand tours of as many places as possible.  Standby for a […]

Sunday 19th August and Sunday 2nd September (2012-8-14)

Sunday 19th, a training ride for those doing the Hell of the North on the 2nd September.  This ride will be over 80 miles long with 6500 feet of ascent taking in Middleton in Teesdale, Brough, Tan Hill Inn and The Stang to Barnard Castle.  A full day out weather permitting.  Normal Sunday rides will […]

Sunday 12th August (2012-8-14)

About 100 riders out today – well it looked like it – to celebrate the club’s 60th anniversary with a choice of two Eddie routes of 60 miles or 60 kilometers and refreshments at Wetherspoons at the end of the rides. The two rides followed similar routes out of  Bishop taking in Ingleton, Hilton, Winston and […]

Sunday 5th August (2012-8-6)

Today the two groups set out largely together aiming towards the Durham area.  The route out via Newfield, Willington and Brancepeth where the culture group continued on through Meadowfield, New Brancepeth, Ushaw Moor, Esh and Quebec to a new cafe stop at  Broom House Farm near Witton Gilbert.  A very good stop if you don’t […]