It’s the 3rd Saturday of the month ride this weekend, and we will meet at Roborough Rock carpark at 10am (that’s the Large rock on the old airfield near to Yelverton, which you see on your left hand side just before Yelverton, travelling from Plymouth on the A386). We will drive on to a nearby start point. Bring a change of clothes as we will go to the Burrator Pub afterwards for lunch/snack/drink. Cheers John Allan 07824505817
Thank you to Andy Burch for lending his services to lead the 14-16 Group this weekend. Plan is as follows; Bellever forest loop, Cafe stop at the Foxtor, incorporating the Coffin Stone, amongst some other inclines 🚴
Mike Smith will lead the 16-18 ride on Saturday; B&Q – Wotter – Yelverton – Princetown – Postbridge – Widdicombe – Ashburton – Buckfastleigh for coffee and Home. Thanks for volunteering Mike
Yogi 12-14 ride 18th November This week I’ve planned a slightly shorter ride but with two good hill challenges to make up for it. Route as follows – HQ – Roborough – Denham Bridge (first climb) – Bere Alston – Gulworthy – Gunnislake (2nd climb) – on to Louis Tea Room for refreshments, well earned after Gunnislake hill! Return route will be Callington – back lanes to Hatt – Saltash – Tamar Bridge – Crownhill – HQ Route is around 40 miles with 1150m of elevation. route can be viewed here – https://www.strava.com/routes/3237347 Andy Greaves
Ski has very kindly offered his services this weekend in leading the Leisure ride. As below; Leisure ride for this saturday. George junction, Yelverton, Dousland, Burrator, Sheepstor, Cadover, Wotter and down dragon hill to Cornwood for a big breakfast morning Then either home or extend depending on how full we all are
Big thanks to Phil Knight this weekend for leading the 14-16 ride. Quick overview of the ride is Plympton – Ivybridge – Avonwick – Totnes – Paignton (cafe stop) then return via same route. Around 54 miles. Have a good ride all
We continue as we are for both the 10-12 & 12-14 Road rides this weekend We kindly ask that a ride leader is determined on the morning per group and a route also Thanks in advance and have a good weekend all
Well it’s the 1st Saturday of the month so time for an Adventure ride😬 it’s been a while but really looking forward to getting soggy feet👣 let’s meet at the usual rock near Yelverton at 10am. On on Windy👍 The rock is Roborough Rock Carpark, which is the large rock, just before Yelverton on the left, when travelling from Plymouth. John 07824505817
Thanks to Steve Cross for stepping in and taking the 16-18 Route this weekend The plan will be focused around Torcross / Slapton. So a likely Gara Bridge climb and out the the Dartmouth area before heading back via the Stunning coastline that is Slapton Coffee stop tbc on route
14-16 ride joint lead Andy Burch and J Warren Esq (Extreme Adventure Cyclist ) HQ for 09;00 pick up at Tamar Bridge 09:30 ish, Hatt , Pillaton Tideford Cross Cutmere Lane , Tideford, St Germans Polbathic, up the hill to Narkurs (avoiding valley road closure at Seaton) drop down to Seaton for café stop, then Downderry Hill, usual cut off at Tregantle for those that want a short cut, but the ride will continue on the coast road to Kingsand then down to Millbrook and back roads to St John and back to the ferry, there maybe some dog dirty … Read more…
To ensure the 12-14, 16-18 and 18+ rides continue as per normal this week. We kindly ask that a ride leader comes forward on the morning and a route determined. Please note that Ride leading doesnt have to be a solo thing.
Ray Cooke is very kindly going to lead the 10/12 ride. Heading down the Embankment, to Elburton and back roads to Modbury. Whilst enjoying the 4 mile hill, Cally cross, Wrangy and back. Cafe stop to be sorted enroute.
Yogi 14-16 ride October 28th Hopefully the weather stays dry this weekend so planning to do a route from a few months back which we didn’t do as it rained. so route as follows – HQ- Leigham – Roborough (9.30)- Denham Bridge – Bere Alston- Gulworthy – Lamerton -Tavistock – Pork & Merrivale – Cafe Stop at Foxtor From here we head for Dousland – Burrator – Sheeps Tor – Cadover – Borrington – HQ Distance is 50 miles with 5000ft elevation. Anyone who wants to meet at the George Pub, Roborough, please let me know. Route can be found … Read more…
Hi everyone, Well as we expected the weather for tomorrow is not conducive to safe group riding, especially adding in the wet leaves factor, so we cancelling tomorrow’s road rides. Would be good to see some take the off road options in its various guises, particularly our Fun/Leisure official ride that John is referring to. Great to mix the groups together for a change. Of course welcome to road ride unofficially at your own discretion. As ever reluctantly we have to take your safety as number 1 priority. Reluctantly meaning we don’t like cancelling rides unless we really feel it … Read more…
It’s the 3rd Saturday of the month, and we will meet at the usual spot – 10am at Roborough Rock Carpark. The large rock on the old airfield near to yelverton. We will drive on to a start point close by. Bring a change of clothes as we will usually go to the Pub for a drink/snack/lunch afterwards. Aiming to be back in the pub for around 1:30 to 2pm. Cheers John 07824505817