Calling any interested ladies. We have 2 Breeze ride leaders training courses to offer ( 1 already taken) with a view to providing bridging rides to help encourage more women into club riding. If you are interested in becoming a British Cycling qualified ride leader and willing to share your expertise monthly or every other month. Please contact Becky Pengelly by 11/2/2017 so that she is able to put your name down for this fantastic opportunity. As above you can make contact by leaving a comment below, sending a email to firstname.lastname@example.org or direct by Facebook PM
Following recent discussion at both the Road ride Sub Group meeting and the Club Commitee meeting. It has been decided to Trial over the coming months, the option of different starting locations for our Official Road rides. B&Q or “Furniture World” Car Park as it soon may have to be adopted. Will continue to be our HQ following a recent agreement. However the decision to change starting locations will allow more variant in routes, especially for those riding on the Leisure or A road rides who are restricted by their maximum mileage allowance. This will be at a policy of only … Read more…
Unfortunately no Leader or Route has been determined for the Leisure, A and D ride this weekend. However all 3 rides will continue as per usual. We kindly ask that a Leader (Shared Leadership) & Route are determined in the morning. Have a great ride and weekend all
Thanks again to Justin Cartwright who has volunteered to lead the B this weekend; B route – Bantham via Lodiswell. Home via Brownston. Cafestop at Bantham Village Shop 45 miles ish.
Thanks to Adrian Longman for volunteering to lead the C ride this weekend. Saturday C Road Ride – 4th Feb The plan this week is to do the reverse loop of a Holne loop we did a couple of weeks ago. So its out to Yelverton,Horrabridge,Moorshop,Pork and Merrivale,Twobridges towards Dartmeet,Hexworthy,Holne,Ashburton. Coffee stop at Buckfastleigh and home. Approx 60 miles with plenty of elevation.
Thanks to Justin Cartwright for volunteering to lead the B ride this week, his route is as follows; B route. Cornwood, Burrator, Horrabridge, Sampford Spiney, Harford Bridge, Bobs. Route home is Chaddlehanger, Longcross, Gulworthy, Denham Bridge. About 45 miles – staying close to home in case weather turns.
Trevor Monk and his Glamorous assistance Simon Rooke, will be very kindly leading the A ride this weekend, their route is as follows; Route will be B&Q,Crownhill, Tamar Bridge, Hatt, Back lanes to Seaton cafe, then back via Torpoint ferry.
Thanks to Adrian Longman this week, for leading the C ride. Here’s the plan; Saturday C Road Ride – 28th January A quick consensus at the end of last weeks ride favoured a return to a good old favourite, a Slapton loop, so that’s the plan. Approx 64 miles at the usual C pace. We may change the route if weather dictates. Cheers, Adrian
Thanks to Mike Smith, who this week will be back leading the D ride along with Ant 830am B&Q start. Couple of options but likely to be a Exeter loop. However if weather should turn, a Morty loop may be preferred. Usual D ride pace and mayhem
Thanks to Mike Smith, who will be leading the C ride this weekend; B&Q to Ashburton, Holne chase, Pork Merrivale descent. Tavy for a brew. Home.
Guess who’s back, back again. Andys back, tell a friend!!!! Mr Greaves is back and straight in with leading the Leisure ride this week, with thanks. Route will be- Plympton, Lynham pub, Yealmpton, Modbury, California cross, Wrangaton, cafe stop here, then Ivybridge, Plympton and HQ. 30 miles at around 10. Maybe slightly faster depending on group size and experience Usual yogi rules apply.
Thanks to both JK and Andy Burch for leading the B Ride this weekend. Which will be a Lifton loop. 91km. 1,586m elevation. Cafe stop Lifton Farm Shop For those interested in the full route please click on link https://www.strava.com/routes/6709198
Thanks to both Phil Williams and Si Rooke for returning to lead the A ride this weekend, route will be as posted last week; A ride to Totnes, BnQ, Ivybridge, South Brent, Darlington,Totnes, possibly the same route back with some minor changes.
A thank you to those who attended this evenings Ride Leader Sub group. The 1st meeting was a success and points raised will be discussed at the Commitee meeting in February. Next meeting date tbc