Here are the details of this week’s ride schedule, non members are very welcome to try two of our rides, ideally try, ‘like’ and ’join’. That way the club is suitably insured and we think a fair approach too! Read more…
With Spring / Summer in the air, theres no better time than to purchase Stock available YOGi Castelli kit. I have the following in stock and available immediately for purchase. However note this is on 1st come 1st serve and I will not reserve; Womens Aero (Race cut) BibShorts – S=1 / M=2/ L=4 Womens Maratona (Club cut) Jersey – S=1 / M=1 / L=1 Mens Volo (Club cut) BibShorts – M=4 / / XXL=3 / XXXL=1 Mens Maratona (Club cut) Jersey – M=3 / L=1 / XXL=2 Mens Aero (Race cut) BibShorts – M=1 / XL=1 / XXL=1 Unisex … Read more…
In order for our Saturday Road Rides to take place, we need volunteers to lead. If you can lead a ride or two (or even more) that would be fantastic and we would like to hear from you. There is a page of guidance and notes to help ride leaders and new riders here. Our amazing club is run purely by volunteers. If you would like to do your bit, here’s your chance. Thank you! Below is a list of ride dates and leaders, where we have them. If you wish to volunteer please leave a note in the comments section … Read more…
Hi All, It will be no surprise that we are cancelling all road rides for tomorrow (Saturday 15th Feb), the weather forecast is leaving no doubt that group riding on the road will be too risky. So putting the message out now so you can make other plans. Such as dusting off your MTB and go off roading, (away from trees naturally!).
Andy B takes the 12/14https://www.strava.com/routes/15530401HQ Leigham pick up at the George 09:20 ish Denham Bridge to Gulworthy, out to Chillaton down to Bobs at Tavy for the cafe stop, back via Horrabridge Yelverton46 miles 4500ft of climbing, calm before the storm
Michael Smith takes the 16-18. HQ 0900 – Yelverton, Tavy, Pork, Dartmeet, Ashburton, Totnes for coffee and home. Pork and Dartmeet at your own pace, everywhere else stick together. cheers.
15 + Teign Valley loop.. Lee moor, Yelverton, Ptown, Moreton, Teign Valley, Ashburton. Coffee Salmons leap 75ish miles 1840 mtr chance to extend maybe.
Andy B takes the 12/14 Saturday 25th Jan HQ Sparkwell Dragon hill Lee Moor Lap of Burator, Walkhampton TavyCafe stop at Church Lane Cafe for a change,back via Yelverton back roads to Bickleigh 45 miles 4K of climbinghttps://www.strava.com/routes/22789849
Bill francis has offered to lead a alternative 15 + ride to Oakhampton, Widen D, Moret, Bovey 360, Ashburton 80ish miles
Mike Taylor can take the leisure ride this Saturday. Distance: about 30 miles. Route: Up Deux Alpes, Lee Moor, Cadover, Meavy, coffee at Long Ash before returning via Dousland, Burrator (clockwise), Sheepstor, Cadover, Borringdon and Colebrook. I’ll turn off at Colebrook but for any needing to get back to Coypool it’s just a matter of a mile or so.
Phil Beazley is happy to lead the 14/16 group this week. Weather looks pretty good, route as follows: HQ-Yealmpton-Noss Mayo-Modbury-Kingsbridge(café stop). Kingsbridge-Loddiswell-California Cross-Ivybridge-HQ. 50.2 miles, 4462ft elevation. Link: https://www.strava.com/routes/17052029 Best RegardsPhil
IMPORTANT POST With recent reports of ice and in the matter of safety for our members. We have taken the decision to delay start of the club ride by 1 hour Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause however safety must come first
Mike Taylor will take the leisure ride this Saturday. Distance: about 30 miles. Route: Up Deux Alpes, Lee Moor, Cadover, Meavy, coffee at Long Ash before returning via Dousland, Burrator (clockwise), Sheepstor, Cadover, Borringdon and Colebrook. I’ll turn off at Colebrook but for any needing to get back to Coypool it’s just a matter of a mile or so.
Andy B has stepped forward to take the 12/14 Seaton cafe stop loophttps://www.strava.com/routes/16749705HQ to Tamar bridge meet here 09:20 ish out to Hatt back roads to Pillaton, Bethany out to Menheniot, across to Widegates then down to Seaton cafeBack via Tregantle Torpoint ferry 48 miles 4200 ft of climbing,Looks like it should be nice and dry !
Mike Smith leads a early season century out to Bude this weekend, with route as planned Roborough, tavy, Sourton, Bude, davistow, Launceston, Callington and Saltash.
Dan Richmond is leading this week, here is his plan – probably…Lee mill, tescos to cornwood, dragon hill, cadover, burator, yelverton ( dartmoor bakery)…straight back or via green lane
James has offered something up for the 16-18 this week. Ride out to Slapton via Yealmpton, Erme valley, avonwick, diptford through to morleigh then the cut through to Strete, then home via loddiswell, Modbury and the usual trudge home along the A379. As for cafe stop could either be somewhere in kingsbridge, loddiswell cafe or something a bit earlier if needed. Rolling route somewhere between 60-65 miles to ease people into the NY!! https://www.strava.com/routes/23180782