Club Rides – Sunday 13th May

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Led by – Amanda

Easy Ride
Team Easy – 13 May

This Sunday is the Tour de Ford ride – there is a choice of two routes a 30 and 50 mile route. Some of us have signed up for the 30 miles and others have signed for the 50 miles, but wish they had opted for the 30! There are 3 speed options – and as far as I know everyone has opted for the 12mph one.

For those not doing the ride the Tour de Ford, the route and ride leader will be decided on the day.

See you there!

Steady Ride
Bryan and Richard are doing the Tour de Ford on Sunday.

Medium Ride
Most doing the tour de ford

I think if we set off from Chapel Street at 9:00 we will be in plenty of time for the registration and breifing at 9:30 and ride out at 9:45

Fast Ride
Nothing planned, see who’s there in the morning.



Club Rides – Sunday 6th May

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Enjoy a pleasant pace and guided ride
Led by – Amanda

Easy Ride
I was thinking of doing quite a hilly route of under 30 miles to Spofforth, Kirkby Overblow, Sicklinghall, Wetherby, Spofforth again, Follifoot and back home. Cafe stop probably in Wetherby
It’s the Tour de Yorkshire – so hoping to get back in enough time to go out to watch the race come through Pateley Bridge

See you there!
Led by Ian

Steady Ride

Medium Group
9am ride led by Alex

Fast Group
We are riding somewhere, it’s sunny and warm! Get out while it lasts!

Led by Mark



Club Ride – Sunday 29th April

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Led by – Amanda

Team Easy

This week it’s a trip to Helperby via Aldwark Bridge – café stop at The Oak Tree Inn in Helperby, they do tea and coffee on a morning but not much else so you may want to bring a snack along. Its about 30 miles – I could do with getting back so probably a bit quicker than usual.
Led by Ian

Steady Ride
Apologies for the late postings but I’d like to suggest Beningborough and back tomorrow for the Steady Group Ride. Led by Richard

Medium Ride
Hello Medium Group. What about Byland Abbey tomorrow? just shy of 60 miles. Brew at Byland then a climb followed by a tail wind home. Led by Alex

Fast Ride
A large contingent are doing the 312 so numbers for this Sunday are unknown. See who’s out in the morning and decide then.



Club Ride – Sunday 22nd April

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Led by – Amanda

Easy Ride
Well I’m hoping the good weather will last until at least Sunday! I was hoping for a bit of an easier ride this week after the last three hilly rides.
I was thinking of a flat ride of about 25 miles or so to Boroughbridge, Newby Hall and Ripon for a café stop at Spa Gardens. Then back through Littlethorpe

Steady Ride
Bryan’s suggestion for Sunday’s Steady Group Ride is Masham (Not Johnny Baghdad’s) via Galphay and back on the main road back into Ripon.

Medium Ride

Fast Ride
100km Faster group ride for Sunday if anyone is out this week? – can stop at a place called ‘everythinggoodgoes’ in Tadcaster if we fancy a brew.
Led by Mark



Club Rides – Sunday 15th April

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Led by – Amanda

Easy Ride
I think the forecast is for it to warm up a bit for the weekend – so how about having another go at getting to Pateley Bridge
The aim would be to head for Ripley on the Greenway and then off to Birstwith, Darley and off down Yorkes Folly / Two Stoops (make sure the brakes are working) Bewerley and Pateley Bridge. Café stop at The Old Granary A bit of retail therapy for Richard for a pork pie purchase at Weatherheads then back home via Brimham Rocks Road as opposed to the main valley road.
Mileage would be about 35 and again similar to last week – hilly!
See you there!

Led by – Ian

Steady Ride

Medium Ride

Fast Ride



Club Rides – Sunday 8th April

9:00am start time

Easy Ride
This week I was thinking of a trip to Otley – going out via Kirkby Overblow, Weeton and Castley. Coming back via Farnley, Stainburn with a detour to Burn Bridge and back over Forest Moor etc. Probably about 35 miles or so – and you would describe this as hilly.

Café stop in Otley

Led by Ian

Steady Ride
Steady Ride to Pateley Bridge via Brimham Rocks and back via Ripley about 35 miles.
The weather looks dry so I might take my summer bike.

Led by Richard

Medium Ride

Fast Ride
A ride is on, decide ride and cafe stop on the morning



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Sunday April 8th
Start time 9am, Chapel Street Car Park

Back to Cycling Group on Sunday April 8th start time 9am from the Chapel Street Car Park.

A Roadworthy bike, helmet and water required.

Gentle rides building up over 8 weeks



Club Rides – Sunday 25th March

Still 9:30am Start

 

Easy Ride
OK – how about third time lucky for Katies’s ride to Fewston. Surely cant snow again? Café stop at the Farm Shop or the Heritage Centre

The clocks go forward on Sunday – but the meeting time of 9:30 will still remain the same for another week. – Led by Ian

Steady Ride
For the steady group ride tomorrow I was going to suggest going out to Pateley Bridge via marking ton, Brimham Rocks and Wisill then back through Summer Bridge and Nidd. Few hills about mid thirties in millers. – Led by Richard

Medium Ride
Decide on the day

Fast Ride
Thinking about a spin out to How Stean Gorge on Sunday… about 55 miles – whos around from the faster group this week? – Led by Sean



Club Rides – Sunday 18th March

Easy Ride
No ride planned due to snow

Steady Ride
No ride planned due to snow

Medium Ride
Snow forecast so no ride planned

Fast Ride
Ice and snow forecast, I would suggest a ride on Watopia!



Club Rides – Sunday 11th March

Easy Ride
The forecast is looking pretty good for Sunday and Richard has run out of chutney – so how about we do a re-stocking trip to the café at Askham Grange Prison.
The 20% off voucher has expired now – so we will have to pay full price! Hopefully they are keeping the cake portion sizes the same.

Mostly flat and around 30 miles.

See you there! – Led by Ian

Steady Ride
Sunday’s weather looks ok so suggesting a ride of between 30 and 40 miles to Beningborough Hall via Aldwark Bridge and back via Thornton Bridge and Boroughbridge. Relatively flat partly at the behest of Bryan who is hoping to do his first club ride since August.

Medium Ride
Hello Medium Group. What about Masham tomorrow? 44 miles hill in the middle. -Led by Alex

Fast Ride
Most of the fast group did the Leeds-York-Leeds ride Saturday so no Sunday ride planned.