Archive for April, 2016

Sunday Rides – 23rd/24th April 2016 (2016-4-24)

Saturday -23rd … Dave and Ewan did the  Chave Chase, 200km Audax.  Route was to Elston and the Otterburn Ranges into the cold wind and wintry showers.  After the ranges the run was good with the winds behind to Elston Café where Dave punctured, then a final climb of the Gibit and home. Sunday 24th […]

Sunday Rides – 17th April 2016 (2016-4-17)

Five set off heading towards Weardale and St Johns Chapel.  Unfortunately, due to a double puncture, two had to make a detour off route to obtain replacement inner tubes. The five rejoined at Stanhope with 3 continuing on to St Johns Chapel for lunch.  A return over the gated road, through the snow, on to […]

Sunday Rides – 10th April (2016-4-10)

One of todays rides took in the short but steep hills of lower Teesdale. Route out – Woodland, Eggleston, Mickleton Mast, moorland road to brownberry plantation, Grassholme and Middleton In Teesdale for coffee stop. A continuation up Teesdale to Newbiggin, steep hill to the moorland road to Middle Side and around the old lead mines […]

Club Time Trial – 17th April (2016-4-6)

Due to road works and subsidence on the Woodland Road, the above event has had to be cancelled.  

Sunday Rides – 3rd April 2016 (2016-4-3)

A Stang Day.  Route out by Hutton Magna over the Stang, Reeth for a lunch stop and back via Richmond and Gilling West. At least 70 miles covered with 5,000 feet of ascent with an average speed of over 15 miles per hour.