Author Archives: Jez Ralph

Saturday 12 Road Ride – 1st November

Big thanks to Andy Birch for volunteering to lead this week’s 12 ride to Totnes and back with the cafe stop at Steamer Quay… Read more…

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Saturday 14 Road Ride – 11th October

Inspired by a stalwart of the club who admitted he hadn’t been here for a while so you can blame him if he shows his face and dares to confess who he is…. Read more…

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Saturday 12 Road Ride – 4th October

Big Al will be leading the ride this week. Route will be out to Yelverton and up Pork Hill for a cafe stop at the Fox Tor followed a plunge back towards Plymouth via Burrator…. Read more…

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New Plymouth Sportive for 2015

This week Plymouth’s first ever road cycling sportive event, the Plymouth Gran Fondo is being launched. The 100mile ride that will start and finish in the city centre but circle the River Tamar, taking in both Dartmoor and the beautiful Cornish Coast. Read more…

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Saturday 14 Road Ride – 23rd August

An adventure on Dartmoor in the sun this week. Up to Yelverton for 10-10.15, Peek Hill, Postbridge, Warren House, Hound Tor. Down Pear Tree and back home via South Brent and Ivybridge. Read more…

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Saturday 14 Road Ride – 9th August

Looks like a quiet weekend with many people on holiday or off to ride the Ride London event.  If you would like to volunteer to lead the ride or have a route in mind e-mail ( info@yogicycling.com ) and we’ll post it up.  Otherwise it’s going to be up to everyone to decide a route on the day.      

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YOGi Leisure Ride – 2nd August

Big Al is leading again this weekend with cycle paths, country lanes and tunnels the order of the day…… Read more…

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Saturday 12 Road Ride – 26th July:

Mark Reed has kindly offered to lead this week’s 12 ride up to Jamaica Inn Read more…

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Saturday 14 Road Ride – 26th July

I have to work on Saturday so won’t be available to lead and am hoping someone wants to step up and take the ride. ….Update, Steve Clare has offered to lead the ride. I’m sure he’ll be along soon to post a route that is almost all downhill….. Read more…

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Saturday Leisure Ride – 19th July

Something a little different this week from Big Al as the Leisure riders head into Cornwall.This is a re-run of a ride we did back in May and here’s hoping that the weather is slightly better this time! Read more…

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Dartmoor Challenge – 13th to 14th September 2014

The organisers of the Dartmoor Challenge have asked us to put a word out for this charity event…
The Dartmoor Challenge is an epic trek across the dramatic backdrop of Dartmoor National Park where teams of four must carry a loaded ShelterBox up to 30 miles over mixed terrain. Read more…

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Saturday Leisure Ride – 12th July

Please bear in mind that this Big Al driven ride will start from B&Q as usual and terminate at Yelverton Church Hall for the annual YOGi AGM and BBQ at around 1.30pm. The route will be out towards Ivybridge, Wrangaton and up to Yelverton.. Read more…

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Your chance to help the club evolve: New committee members needed

This year we are very sorry to see Chris, our treasurer decide to step down and also Graham who has developed the website and keeps the site in order. This means that we are looking for new volunteers for the committee… Read more…

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Remember the 1974 Plymouth Tour stage and want to be a TV star?

ITV are looking for somebody who might be able to share memories of the 1974 Tour de France stage in Plymouth. If anyone members were around at that time and remembered the day the Tour came to Devon. Read more…

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Club Constitution

All the good weather has got to the committee’s heads and, in response to some helpful comments received on the “for discussion” page in the members area, we have had a good long discussion about how the committee is selected, voting procedures for the committee and the constitution in general. Read more…

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