Archive for March, 2016

Charity Event – 12th June (2016-3-30)

The club and Bishop Auckland Rotary Club are organising this event – volunteers needed to help out on the day. Sponsorship Form and Rotary Ride Entry Form are available by clicking links.  

Dates for Diary (2016-3-27)

April 24th Killhope Reliability Ride. May 28th  Etrrick Valley MacMillan/ Charity Leisure Ride. May 31st  Pearl Izumi Tour Series at Durham. June 12th  Rotary Club/Club Charity Ride.  

Sunday Rides – 27th March (2016-3-27)

Easter Sunday, clocks going forward, strong winds and rain forecast meant that a hard core of 5 turned up at the market place. To avoid the worst of the weather a low level route to , Piercebridge, Aldbrough St John and Eppleby for coffee stop.   Paul is on a fitness regime and to get extra […]

Sunday Rides 20th March (2016-3-20)

Fiona, Stuart, Graham and Richard rode the Staindrop Time Trial today with good results all round. The majority of non participants went to watch at Ingleton with a ride home via Paddock Farm, Croft and Piercebridge. (some went for a café stop at Staindrop). Three others decided to make use of the good weather and […]

Rotary Club/Club Ride – 12th June (2016-3-20)

The Rotary Club in collaboration with the cycling club has organised a charity ride in aid of Prostate Cancer on 12th June.  Please contact Andy Strong, Stuart Raw or Ewan for further details.  Volunteers needed.

Killhope Reliability Ride – 24th April (2016-3-20)

The Killhope Reliability Ride of 102 km/64 miles takes place on the 24th April starting from Lanchester.  Start time 8.30am – 9 am and finishing by 5. See Houghton C.C website for further details and application form.  So far Keith and Jon have entered.  

Club Time Trial (2016-3-13)

The club time trial takes place on the 17th April from Hamsterley Village Hall.  If not riding please volunteer your services to help. Further details to follow but main point of contact is Stuart Raw.

Sunday Rides – 13th March (2016-3-13)

Following Nikki’s 50th birthday party a lot of people appeared to be doing there own thing today. There were two  organised rides, one from the market place with a round of Staindrop and Piercebridge.  The other was 100km audax ride. The  route was – Seaham to Wolsingham, Hamserley Forest check in, Bishop Auckland, Durham and Seaham.

Audax – Sunday 13th March (2016-3-2)

Dave, Ewan and Jon are cycling an Audax event from Seaham on this date.  If any member is interested in this please contact Ewan for more information. p.s.  It is a very early start!

Sunday Rides – 28th February 2016 (2016-3-2)

Reliability Rides Day.  One group doing 30+ miles and the other doing 50+ miles with the addition for both of a 15 mile return journey from Piercebridge. Route out for the longer ride – Bishop to Wackerfield, Staindrop, Eggleston, Barnard Castle, Whorlton, Melsonby, Barton, Manfield and Piercebridge. Both groups met up for a lunch stop […]