Author Archives: Alex Haste
Michael Taylor is your man who can this weekend; For the 10-12 group think we’ll head out to Foxtor but via Sparkwell Zoo, Cornwood, Dragon Hill, Yelverton and Peek Hill. Return back via Yelverton then – for those who want to – Roborough Down. For those reluctant to then via the Cycle Path. Not sure of the exact mileage but prob around 35 or so.
The welcome return of Tacky Tours Non Technical Mountain Bike Rides takes place this Saturday. Meet usual time B N Q Car Park Coypool. Leisurely amble up the cycle path maybe hang a right into Cann Woods and make for Elfordleigh road to Wotter Crossroads. Up to Cadover then Over to Sheepstor. Climb past the scout hut and up to The Top of the rim wrecker. Follow trail on the newly laid path past Military Outward Bound Centre to Princetown and coffee n cake at Fox Tor. Return down the railway track to the Leats and drop through woods to … Read more…
Andy Burch is to take the 14/16 ride tomorrow A trip to Talland Bay (Polperro) HQ along Embankment through town,Armada Way to the Torpoint ferry,meet here at 09:30 ish. Off the ferry turn left on to Marine Drive then Trevol Road to Anthony, then coast road to Seaton,then up Looe Hill and back roads to Looe Over the bridge and out on the Polperro road to Barcelona, then drop down left to the cafe stop On the beach at Talland Bay Home via reverse route, 50 miles 5k of climbing🚵🚵😎 https://www.strava.com/routes/14437061
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For those wanting to take part in these rides today. All will go ahead as per usual, whilst we ask that a ride leader and route is determined on the morning to allow them to do so Thanks in advance
Big thanks to a returning Debbie McCall who will.be taking the 10-12 Club ride this weekend Full route can be found below https://www.strava.com/routes/14296056
Due to some wanting to get back in good time for footy Tim is meeting Robbie at the George Junction for 8am and riding the following; Moretonhampstead/Bovey/Ivybridge loop. Probably stopping at Bovey Cafe 360. 16-18 average.
With it being the Nello Sportive this weekend, we will be a little thin on the ground for Riders. However the 12-14, 16-18 and 18+ rides will still proceed and a ride leader / route can be determined on the morning. Assuming we have the interest in these rides. Have a good weekend all
Kev T has kindly offered to take the 10-12 Leisure ride this weekend, Torpoint-Sheviock-Crafthole-Freathy (coffee)- Cawsand-Millbrook-St.John-Torpoint https://www.strava.com/routes/13923362
With the Dartmoor Classic upon us, Justin Stanbrook is leading a club training ride in prep for the Classic; Leaving HQ going Via Duex alpes, dousland, then heading out Moretonhsmpstead via Princetown, coffee stop at Bovey Tracey then back to Plymouth via Haytor and Buckfastleigh Route is 65 miles with 6300ft of climbing, so bring your climbing legs with you! OUCH!!!
We are still in need of a 12-14 and 16-18 Ride leader tomorrow. These rides will proceed as planned and both a leader / route can be determined on the morning should we not have anyone come forward in advance.
Kev Trevorrow is the main man this weekend, leading the 14-16 ride out to; Bovey Tracey, Teign Valley, Moretonhampstead, COFFEE (Cafe location tbc) Back to Bovey, Ivybridge, Erme Valley, Ermington and back. Probably 65 miles
***DATE TBC*** Onto Round 3 which will be on Tuesday 19th June at 7pm. This will again be a 3up Team Time Trial event using course S19/16S. This starts at HMS Raleigh and heads up to Trerulefoot Roundabout and back again. Going through Anthony, Sheviock and Polbathic. With the finishing point at the entrance of Anthony House. Course details – https://www.cyclingtimetrials.org.uk/course-details/s19-16s#anchor Again for this event, we are encouraging members to comment below to confirm their attendance and to create their own teams of 3. However should we have less numbers, this could be changed to a 2up TTT. Please therefore confirm your name and … Read more…
JK has kindly offered up his services to lead this weekend, ride is as follows; 12-14 Ride- Seaton via Torpoint Ferry, St Germans, Hessenford, Seaton, Tregantle, Torpoint ferry and home. Cafe stop to be confirmed on the Morning
Myself and David Mitchell are leading this weeks 16-18. I’ll be part leading and aim to be back home for 12 (i’m out from 7am if anyone wants to join me) whereas David will then take over once I’ve left. With this in mind, thinking of a local South Hams Loop. Perhaps out to Dartmouth via Elburton, Yealmpton and Modbury. Back lanes to Cali Cross. Climb up Gara Bridge and out past Woodlands Park. Then before descending down in Dartmouth, its a right turn to Stoke Fleming and back via Slapton (If access allows us to with the Road being … Read more…