Sunday Rides – 24th July

Today’s events.

1.  Andy, Graham and Stuart in a 3 up time trial, results to follow.

2.  Jon racing cyclo-cross at Ponteland, results to follow.

3.  Eddie took a group out from the market place.  The group split into two one with a short ride via Redworth, Heighington with a coffee stop at Brafferton then home.  The president’s group, route – Redworth, Walworth Gate, Darlington, coffee stop at South Park.  Home via Hurworth, Middleton St George and Long Newton.  45/50 miles covered.

4.  Keith and Dave took Danny, a guest from the deep south, on a tour of the quieter routes of the north pennines.  Route – Woodland, Mickleton, Middleton in Teesdale, Newbiggin, gated road to St Johns Chapel for a coffee stop.  Route home to Westgate up Peat Hill, Rookhope, high level route to Stanhope, Wear Bank, Howlea, Hamsterley and home.

66 miles covered with 5,600 feet of ascent.

 

Domestique posted at 2016-7-24 Category: Sunday Rides