Archive for May, 2014

Monday 26th May – Richmond Grass Track (2014-5-29)

Quick round up from the Grass Track racing at Richmond meet: Practice started at 12noon so the plan was to get there at 11.30 get the bikes set up etc ready for practice, well after 3 days of more a less constant rain the track wasn’t to wet but it was bit spongy in places […]

Saturday 24th May – Mosstrooper (2014-5-29)

Saturday saw Jon and myself (Ewan) riding the Mosstrooper 300km Audax starting at 6am from Kirkley Cycles Thorneyford farm Ponteland. The day started with a misty ride up to first control and breakfast at Muggleswick then Crawleyside Alston Heartside then down to Penrith for lunch and the sun came out. The return was up to […]

Sunday Rides – 18th May 2014 (2014-5-18)

The 8 o’clock start group took advantage of the good weather for a tour of the North Yorkshire Dales consisting of Swaledale, Wensleydale, the villages of Reeth and Hawes and the infamous Buttertubs Pass. Route out was Hilton, Piercebridge, Richmond to Reeth and a reverse of the up and coming Tour de France Route over the […]

Club Kit in Stock (2014-5-18)

I have updated the list of club kit currently in stock – this can be viewed on the For Sale tab on website.

Sunday Rides – 4th May (2014-5-4)

A wet and windy start soon turned into a dry and windy day. Today’s objective for one of the groups out was to get short but very steep hills in to prepare for Jon and Stuart’s attempt at the Fred Whitton Ride next Sunday. At Woodland everyone decided that Lee’s chain was far too long so we […]