Bryan will be doing an alternative ride this week to Paignton. Aim of this ride is to up the mileage without necessarily increasing the pace. Will be ideal for those thinking of the Sportive season coming up. From B&Q we’re take familiar route be Totnes via Wrangaton, Marley Head, Dartington to Totnes. Through Totnes onto A385,before we take a left fork and take a steady climb up to Beacon Hill before we drop down into Paignton and our cafe stop on the seafront. We come out of Paignton on the Totnes Road, through Totnes, onto Plymouth Road to Avonwick,over the … Read more…
Hi All, OK, we’re on for the Century (like it was ever in doubt!) Route will be out to Bude through Tavy Okehampton and Holsworthy, short stretch down the coast, it’d be rude to go all that way and skip Millook! Then back through Launceston and Callington to home. Hopefully a tail wind home as it’s forecast to be NW Should look quite like this! Remember we’re heading off at 8 a.m. from Jollies (B&Q) 🙂 Well, probably 5 past!! Ride will be kept to a steady pace as it will be the first century this year for some of … Read more…
Hi all A BIG thank you to those who attended the 2nd “Road” Sub Group meeting yesterday evening. Plenty of very productive discussion and action points created. Please note, that everyone and anyone is welcome to these group sessions (Of course, Members only!) It isn’t closed to those who have attended previously and we always welcome new ideas / opinions Please find a copy of the minutes attached Road Ride Leaders Sub Committee 10.4.2017
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…
Hi all Reminder that the B&Q car park is currently closed with no access. So you may want to think again if you were planning to drive in this morning. Have a good weekend
Cheers to Justin for volunteering to lead the B group this week, route as planned; Route for tomorrow. HQ, Ivybridge, South Brent, Buckfastleigh cafe stop. Back across the moors, Holne, Venford reservoir, Hexworthy, Princetown, home. Good forecast – summer bike time!
Thanks to Rich Butler, who is taking ya’ll of to the Coast again this week. Don’t forget your monies for the ferry from Dartmouth. Coffee stop TBC on the Morning also. https://www.strava.com/routes/8161663
Thanks to Debbie for volunteering to lead the Leisure ride this weekend, plan is; Starting from HQ, up through Sparkwell, on to Cornwood into the back of Ivybridge, then down Keaton Lane to Ermington, down to Yealmpton (possibly via Noss Mayo) coffee stop at Bens Farm shop in Yealmpton then back to Yogi HQ by a mutually agreed route. Possibly Brixton Torr, Bovisand, Jennycliff, possibly no
Thanks to JK for volunteering to take the A ride this week, his plan is as follows; Est 45 miles SE Cornwall coast to include St Germans – Trefulefoot – Bond – Seaton etc with option to turn back at Tregantle. Or include Whitsand to Millbrook and St John. Don’t forget that Sun Cream and Ice Cream money!!!
Thanks to our go to D man Mike Smith for lead the D ride again this week. B&Q 0830 – Roborough- Tavy- Chillaton- Lydford- Sourton – Launceston Coffee at farm shop- Congdon shop- Kelly bray- home. Quick route 70 miles in the sunshine
Couple notifications / reminders for upcoming events 1. We are In need of ride leaders for this weekend’s rides. If you can help please let me know 2. Andrew Flynns 30 Lap Burrator ride this Sunday 9th April – 8 YOGi riders and 8 Corrie riders riding together in memory of Andrew and to raise money for Cancer Research / Mustard Tree foundation. Please donate and or support 3. Road ride Sub group meeting on Monday 10th at 630pm in the Lyeham pub. Reminder to those who put their names down last month to attend. 4. Club Commitee meeting on … Read more…
The leisure ride will continue as per usual this morning. We kindly ask a ride leader and route is determined on the morning. Have a good weekend
Thanks to Rich Butler this week who is leading his first Club ride and it’s a C ride firm favourite but in reverse. Which is a shame I can’t join, as I’ve only ever gone up Gara Bridge and not down it. Route is as follows with Cafe stop during the ride. There’s certainly plenty to choose from. https://www.strava.com/routes/8095153 Have a top weekend all.
Thanks to Andy G for volunteering again this weekend, his route as follows; HQ – Lee Moor – Cadover – Yelverton – Princetown – Two Bridges – Merrivale – Pork – Tavistock. Stop at Bobs for refreshments. Whitchurch – Walkhampton – Yelverton – Roborough – HQ 43 miles, 1300m Elevation. Shorter route than previous weeks, so should be home in good time. Pace between 12-14. Usual Yogi rules. https://www.strava.com/routes/3301293
Thanks to Chris Lewis for volunteering tibtake his first group this week, his route for the A team is as follows; 40 miles, 4000 Ft climbing The route can be viewed here: https://www.strava.com/routes/7996320 Yelverton via the Plym Valley then Tavistock via Horrabridge and Whitchurch. Up Pork Hill to Merrivale then stop at Foxtor cafe. Return via Burrator Reservoir and Cadover Bridge. Usual A Ride pace but no one gets left behind. Please can I have some help with leading if its a large group.