Rides Schedule – Week Commencing 18th September 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…


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…


Saturday 10-12 & 12-14 Road rides – 23rd Sept

Both the 10-12 and 12-14 will go ahead as per normal. However to do so we kindly ask that a route and ride leader is determines on the morning for each. Have a great ride all and see you next week

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Saturday 14-16 Road ride – 23rd Sept

Thank you to Andy Burch this week, route as follows; 14/16 ride SE Cornwall 50 mile ride, leave HQ at usual time pick up at Tamar Bridge around 09:20 for those that want to meet here, out to Hatt ,Pillaton etc, cafe stop at Seaton,back via Tregantle, for those that want to get back early,straight to Torpoint, but ride will continue on the Rame Head coast road round to Kingsand and back via Millbrook etc to the ferry https://www.strava.com/routes/7065121

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Saturday 16-18 Road ride – 23rd Sept

Route this week is being lead by Mick Brian, who has provided a link below and a review of the Cafe stop also. https://www.strava.com/routes/9594536 https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Restaurant_Review-g190767-d1086372-Reviews-Cafe_Liaison-Tavistock_Dartmoor_National_Park_Devon_England.html Cheers Mick

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Saturday 10-12 Road ride – 16th Sept

With the AGM planned tomorrow and all rides starting at 930am from St Pauls Church in Yelverton. A 10-12 ride, along with Leader and route will be determined on the morning.    

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Saturday 16-18 Road ride – 16th Sept

Apologies for lateness of posting this ride. In truth im yet to fully decide where to lead the group to. With a back to venue by 1pm deadline. It will be local for sure, so perhaps up to Princetown and back down to Tavy loop. Will see what numbers we get and go from there. 930am start at St Pauls Church in Yelverton, in prep for the AGM See you tomorrow

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MTB Fun/Social Ride and AGM – Saturday 16th September

MTB Fun/Social Ride – Saturday 16th September Followed by YOGI AGM and Prize Giving, with BBQ and FREE drinks. Meet and ride from Yelverton Church Hall Carpark at 10am. The carpark is the first one on the right, just before the roundabout at Yelverton (from Plymouth direction). We will ride from there, and will be back at the Carpark for around 1pm. Then everyone is invited to the AGM and Prize Giving social. There is a free BBQ, Drink (Beers, Cider and soft drinks, plus tea and coffee). Family are also welcome at the AGM. The official AGM bit will … Read more…

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Saturday 12-14 Road ride – 16th Sept

Si Rooke and Phil Williams will take the 12-14 ride this weekend with thanks: They will be going from Yelverton via Saltash ,St Dominick , Cotehele , Gunnislake , Tavistock , Bobs if we are ahead of schedule and back up to Yelverton.

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Saturday 14-16 Road ride – 16th Sept

Andy Greaves is your man this week, his plan as follows; Saturday 16th Sept – Yogi AGM ride 14-16 group Starting from Yelverton at 9.30am and finishing at Yelverton this week (in line with all club rides), the route will be as follows – From Yelverton we head towards Walkhampton and Huckworthy bridge, Leetown, Sampford Spinney and Moorshop.We take a left here and head into Tavistock. Once in Tavistock its a right and head out to Lydford. From Lydford we follow the road all the way back to Tavistock and head to Bobs Cafe for a coffee. After this stop … Read more…

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Saturday 18+ Road ride – 16th Sept

Mike Smith returns to the 18+ fold this weekend with Pre AGM ride; Start 0830 b&q, make way to Bovey Tracey, up Haytor, descend Widdicombe, over to Postbridge and then Princetown. Whizz down to AGM drink all the beer and home 🙂 Thanks Mike

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Newport Velodrome Trip – Sunday 15th October (Confirm your interest to attend)

Hi all I cannot believe that a whole year has passed since our last visit. Therefore I’m super excited to announce that this returns again this year and we have a booking at the Newport Velodrome for Sunday 15th October, with track time 2pm – 6pm. So that i can now work out the cost per head, please confirm your DEFINITE interest to attend the event. The cost per head will again include Coach travel, Velodrome hire, an accredited coach to lead the session and individual bike hire. Last year we had approx 27 riders and the cost per head was £40. … Read more…


YOGi Summer (More like Autumn!) Series – HILL CLIMB – 7th October

So we end the Summer Series with the all important Hill Climb. Spain may have their Alto de l’Angliru, France their Mont Ventoux and Italy their Mount Etna. But they are still no match for the mighty mythological Gara Bridge!! A gruelling 1.6 Miles, Cat 4 Climb with an average gradient of 5%. Its no wonder the Europeans run in fear of its name! As part of our continued efforts to link local Cycling clubs and organise shared events, we have teamed up with Cycle Sports South Hams for the official CSSH Hill Climb 2017. This is a fully CTT certified event, … Read more…

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Saturday Road rides – 9th Sept

All rides continue as planned, with both a ride leader and route to be determined in the morning Have a good weekend

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Saturday 16-18 Road ride – 9th Sept

With the weather looking a bit wet this weekend, Mike Smith has volunteered to lead a 16-18 ride. 0900 B&Q ride to ferry, ride towards Trerulefoot and make way to Hessenford, Seaton, Tregantle and pacey ride back to the ferry. Back into Plymouth and if weather isn’t too bad then clockwise loop of Totnes. Coffee at Curator and then home. Thanks Mike  

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Ermington Time Trial 6 September 2017

Here are the results of tonights Time Trial 1 Michael Smith 26min 51sec 2 Kelwyn Rogers 28min 28sec 3 Matt Robinson 28min 44sec 4 Neil Crozier 28min 53sec 5 David Bird 28min 58sec 6 Glyn Price 29min 59sec 7 Justin Stanbrook 30min 03sec 8 Richard Davies 30min 16sec 9 Dave Cantin 30min 25sec 10 Keaton Johnson 30min 27sec 11 Nikki Bray 30min 58sec 12 Chris Lewis 32min 02sec 13 Justin Cartwright32min 19sec Well done to everyone

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