September’s last Club ride

September’s last Club ride

As has become the norm, attendees at the Square formed into groups of six more or less evenly matched abilities for the morning’s ride. The Vice Captain joined the Sports Ride for the first time in a few years. The initial pace was ferocious, as they flew up Stroud...
Enjoying the Indian Summer, the cyclists went out six by six

Enjoying the Indian Summer, the cyclists went out six by six

Under the “Rule of 6”, two C groups left for Tintern this morning, and had an enjoyable ride through the Forest and down Stowe Hill to the Wye valley where they stopped at Tintern’s old railway station for coffee and cake. With cafe legs, they...

Application of the “Rule of Six” to Club Rides

As a result of the updated government guidelines, each ride will strictly enforce the “Rule of Six”.  No group of more than six will be tolerated.  Each ride will have a designated meeting point in King’s Square and once six riders have assembled, that ride will be...
The rule of six

The rule of six

Following the British government’s announcements of further restrictions on group sizes from next Monday the Club will be reviewing the previously announced autumn rides programme. However, this weekend’s tour to Ludlow and the rides on Sunday 13th...
Every which way…

Every which way…

A very large turn out at the Square meant that we had to divide into groups and choose several destinations to disperse ourselves. The sport riders headed south, for Wotton sub Edge and Westonbirt, the A riders heading for Slimbridge and the B riders took off in three...

New rides list

The Club autumn tour will be to Ludlow, with eight takers as of today. Dates are Friday 11th to Sunday 13th September.  Contact the Captain if you are interested. The Dancey trophy and Bruce’s Bonus season has restarted and points will be awarded in the usual manner...