Archive for June, 2014

Sunday Rides – 29th June (2014-6-30)

One of today’s rides featured three youths (less than 40) and an old guy (less than 60). Over 70 miles covered with loads of ascent. Brief details of the route are A68 to Derwent Reservoir, Blanchland for coffee, Rookhope, Stanhope, Unthank Bank, Bollihope, Eggleston, Folly Top, Woodland and home. The ride featured regular sprints for […]

Sunday Rides – 22nd June 2014 (2014-6-22)

An 8 o’clcock start for 8 riders to check out a good watching point for the forthcoming Tour de France Route through the Dales. Well over 85 miles covered today with some doing nearer to 100. Route out Whorlton, The Stang, Reeth for lunch at the Dales Bike Centre and up Grinton Moor to check […]

Sunday Rides – 8th June 2014 (2014-6-9)

Eleven turned out for the 8 o’clock start to ride to Alston. Outward route Wolsingham, Frosterley, back road to Stanhope, back road to St Johns Chapel and up and over Nenthead Bank where the usual cross winds caused the usual wheel wobble and usual sideways motion. On the final pull into Alston Andrew blew his […]

Club 10’s Start (2014-6-1)

The club 10 mile Time Trials start on Tuesday 3rd June, sign on 6.45 for 7pm start. Cost is £2.50 for members and £3.50 for non members. Please try to have correct money – you also need to be a member of an affiliated club if not a member of Bishop Auckland CC.