Category Archives: Ride Report

Sunday 22 May 2016 ride to The Bakehouse Cafe, Old Basing

Expertly led by Ed on a 35-mile ride, which turned out warmer and drier than expected. Enjoying sunshine and sustenance: Sarah, Mark, Josie, Ed, Andrew, Roman, Graham, Fiona and Phil. We agreed that the Bakehouse prices were very reasonable, and top marks were given to the coffee and walnut cake by Sarah. Being the engine…
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10th April – Club ride to Churt and the pedal2gether ride to Lasham

Colin's shortish ride proved far more popular than Jim's jaunt. He had only three bikies for company on a great day for cyclists . . . a mere breeze, sunny, not too cold and a slightly wacky destination. That quickly became two when Howard punctured just outside Crondall and abandoned when he went flat again…
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Jim’s ride to Bucklebury farm shop Tuesday, March 29th

   Only one way to test the depth of floods blocking the road near Upton Nervet . . . send on a recce rider in the form of globe-trotting John, a bikie with a formidable record of derring-do adventures beyond the UK. He turned out in shorts and sort of cutaway shoes and discovered the water…
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Ed’s Easter Sunday ride to Conkers Garden Centre, Hatch

Ed accumulated maximum Brownie points before they had even left Hart Leisure Centre . . . . chocolate cream eggs all round for the troupe of five. They were warned by the Met Office! Sure enough, nine miles out, thunder and lightning then icy rain poured down, but they did miss a hailstorm not half-a-mile…
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