Sunday Rides – 23rd/24th April 2016

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 … Jon and Keith did the Houghton C C Reliability Ride from Lanchester.  Distance of 64 miles with 5,800 ft of ascent. Route was  to Blanchland, Allenheads, Nenthead, Stanhope, Crawleyside Bank and on to Lanchester.

Stuart and Gary competed in the Teesdale C.C. Mountain Time Trial which covered the route from Barnard Castle, over Bollihope to Stanhope, up Weardale to Eastgate, back to Stanhope and back over Bollihope to Barnard Castle.  Stuart covered the route of 40.1 miles with 4,600 feet of ascent in 2 hours l8. (Sorry Gary don’t know your time)

Other club members had a ride out towards Barnard Castle to support those doing the Time Trial.

Domestique posted at 2016-4-24 Category: Sunday Rides

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