Archive for February, 2016

Sunday 28th Feb (2016-2-22)

There will be 2 ride options on Sunday 30 miles in 2 1/4 hour or 50 miles in 4 hours – both rides finish at Piercebridge for coffee, hopefully about the same time. 50 mile ride starting at 9am and 30 at 9.30am. Routes 30 Mile Bp. AUCKLAND MARKET PLACE WAKERFIELD STAINDROP SOUTH CLEATLAM LITTLE […]

Sunday Rides – 21st February (2016-2-21)

Three groups out today with the longest ride being a trip to Thirsk  via Scorton taking in minor roads to avoid traffic. Distances covered on this windy day for this ride was between 77 and 105 miles depending on the route taken home.  The average distance covered was 92 for most riders.  

Feb/March 2016 (2016-2-16)

Weather depending and date to be confirmed ride to Masham which will be 75 miles plus with a 9 am start. Reliability Rides – 30 and 50 miles – proposed dates 28th Feb or 6th March, please let Nikki or Eddie know your preferred date. 9 am start for the 50 miles and the usual club […]

Sunday Rides – 14th February (2016-2-14)

A very icy morning meant the club had three options.  1. Stay at home and go on the turbo.  2.  Go for a walk.  3. Get out the cross bikes and go ice crunching on the rail trails. Three members took the later option and covered approximately 35 miles on the Bishop Brandon Rail Trail […]

Sunday Rides – 7th February 2016 (2016-2-7)

The forecast of strong winds and rain meant that the group decided to take the usual winter route around the lanes of Piercebridge and Barnard Castle. Route out – West Auckland, Ingleton and down to the turning of Langton where the early finish group turned off.  The others continued on into the head wind to Piercebridge […]

Sunday Rides – 31st January (2016-2-1)

A brief report of an easy ride out for those still recovering from Christmas and operations.  A quest to find Fishburn Airport which failed! Route out via Sedgefield to Fishburn, Quarrington Hill and lunch stop at Durham Botanical Gardens. Home via Spennymoor or New Brancepeth.  Approximately 50 miles covered.  It was pretty cool but no […]