Rides Schedule – Week Commencing 20th November 2017

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…

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YOGi 2017 Social / Event Calendar – An action packed season of fun!

Hi all After a quiet 2016 for organised Club riding events, barring the Velodrome trip late on in the year. I’m very excited to confirm that this wont be the case this year and that we have an action packed season ahead of us. So get your pencils, pads and diaries out and start writing. Below is a quick insight into the events you can expect within 2017. With further and more indepth details to be posted per event nearer to the time of each event. Summer Series / League As many of you may be aware. I’ve been working on organising … Read more…

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Saturday Road Ride Leaders

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…

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The moment you have all been waiting for – NEW KIT!!

Hi all Thank you for your continued patience over the past few months and since the AGM when it was revealed that we would be going with Castelli for all of our Road cycling kit (MTB kit in a DH/Enduro Style will follow in due course) It’s been a busy few months since then with ensuring the kit design was implemented within the applicable Castelli cuts. Plus a few minor tweaks to improve the overall look also of both the Jersey and specifically the shorts. So we are delighted to confirm the following final designs and that we have opted … Read more…

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MTB Fun/Social Ride – Sat 18th Nov 2017

It’s the 3rd Saturday of the month ride this weekend, and we will meet at Roborough Rock carpark at 10am (that’s the Large rock on the old airfield near to Yelverton, which you see on your left hand side just before Yelverton, travelling from Plymouth on the A386).  We will drive on to a nearby start point. Bring a change of clothes as we will go to the Burrator Pub afterwards for lunch/snack/drink. Cheers John Allan 07824505817

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Saturday 14-16 Road Ride – 18th Nov

Thank you to Andy Burch for lending his services to lead the 14-16 Group this weekend. Plan is as follows; Bellever forest loop, Cafe stop at the Foxtor, incorporating the Coffin Stone, amongst some other inclines 🚴

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Saturday 16-18 Road ride – 18th Nov

Mike Smith will lead the 16-18 ride on Saturday; B&Q – Wotter – Yelverton – Princetown – Postbridge – Widdicombe – Ashburton – Buckfastleigh for coffee and Home. Thanks for volunteering Mike

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Saturday 12-14 Road ride – 18th Nov

Yogi 12-14 ride 18th November This week I’ve planned a slightly shorter ride but with two good hill challenges to make up for it. Route as follows – HQ – Roborough – Denham Bridge (first climb) – Bere Alston – Gulworthy – Gunnislake (2nd climb) – on to Louis Tea Room for refreshments, well earned after Gunnislake hill! Return route will be Callington – back lanes to Hatt – Saltash – Tamar Bridge – Crownhill – HQ Route is around 40 miles with 1150m of elevation. route can be viewed here – https://www.strava.com/routes/3237347 Andy Greaves

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Saturday 10-12 (Leisure) Road ride – 11th Nov

Ski has very kindly offered his services this weekend in leading the Leisure ride. As below; Leisure ride for this saturday. George junction, Yelverton, Dousland,  Burrator, Sheepstor, Cadover, Wotter and down dragon hill to Cornwood for a big breakfast morning Then either home or extend depending on how full we all are

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Saturday 14-16 Road ride – 11th Nov

Big thanks to Phil Knight this weekend for leading the 14-16 ride. Quick overview of the ride is Plympton – Ivybridge – Avonwick – Totnes – Paignton (cafe stop) then return via same route. Around 54 miles. Have a good ride all

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Saturday 10-12 & 12-14 Road ride – 4th Nov

We continue as we are for both the 10-12 & 12-14 Road rides this weekend We kindly ask that a ride leader is determined on the morning per group and a route also Thanks in advance and have a good weekend all

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MTB Fun/Social Ride -Sat 4th Nov 2017

Well it’s the 1st Saturday of the month so time for an Adventure ride😬 it’s been a while but really looking forward to getting soggy feet👣 let’s meet at the usual rock near Yelverton at 10am. On on Windy👍 The rock is Roborough Rock Carpark, which is the large rock, just before Yelverton on the left, when travelling from Plymouth. John 07824505817

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Saturday 16-18 Road ride – 4th Nov

Thanks to Steve Cross for stepping in and taking the 16-18 Route this weekend The plan will be focused around Torcross / Slapton. So a likely Gara Bridge climb and out the the Dartmouth area before heading back via the Stunning coastline that is Slapton Coffee stop tbc on route

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Saturday 14-16 Road ride – 4th Nov

14-16 ride joint lead Andy Burch and J Warren Esq (Extreme Adventure Cyclist ) HQ for 09;00 pick up at Tamar Bridge 09:30 ish, Hatt , Pillaton Tideford Cross Cutmere Lane , Tideford, St Germans Polbathic, up the hill to Narkurs (avoiding valley road closure at Seaton) drop down to Seaton for café stop, then Downderry Hill, usual cut off at Tregantle for those that want a short cut, but the ride will continue on the coast road to Kingsand then down to Millbrook and back roads to St John and back to the ferry, there maybe some dog dirty … Read more…

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Saturday 12-14 / 16-18 / 18+ Road rides – 28th Oct

To ensure the 12-14, 16-18 and 18+ rides continue as per normal this week. We kindly ask that a ride leader comes forward on the morning and a route determined. Please note that Ride leading doesnt have to be a solo thing.

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Saturday 10-12 Road ride – 28th Oct

Ray Cooke is very kindly going to lead the 10/12 ride. Heading down the Embankment, to Elburton and back roads to Modbury. Whilst enjoying the 4 mile hill, Cally cross, Wrangy and back. Cafe stop to be sorted enroute.

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Saturday 14-16 Road ride – 28th Oct

Yogi 14-16 ride October 28th Hopefully the weather stays dry this weekend so planning to do a route from a few months back which we didn’t do as it rained. so route as follows – HQ- Leigham – Roborough (9.30)- Denham Bridge – Bere Alston- Gulworthy – Lamerton -Tavistock – Pork & Merrivale – Cafe Stop at Foxtor From here we head for Dousland – Burrator – Sheeps Tor – Cadover – Borrington – HQ Distance is 50 miles with 5000ft elevation. Anyone who wants to meet at the George Pub, Roborough, please let me know. Route can be found … Read more…

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