Tewkesbury Outing

A clean dozen asembled with bikes of equal variety under cloudless sky in Kings Square and were soon heading briskly for Woolridge slopes before seeking the shady lanes of Murrell’s End. Crossing the Leadon for the first time before the seldom travelled...

7th August Training Ride

Eight of the fast boys left the Square for a ride up into the Cotswolds on a very warm morning. We went out of Cheltenham past the reservoir to hit the first sharp climb up past Dowdeswell Estate. Onwards then, rolling up & down into Withington , then up the next...

Speed Judging competition

This traditonal tourist competition was held, as usual, on the Bulley Lane circuit. It involves riders making two circuits, one in each direction, and judging their speed to finish as closely as possible to 10mph in one direction and 14 mph in the other. Naturally,...
Results from 2nd August 25 mile TT on U72 (Maisemore) course

Results from 2nd August 25 mile TT on U72 (Maisemore) course

Maisemore 25m 2nd August 2022 All Riders GCCC Unless Stated 25 Psn Name Time Age Group RB=Road Bike Vets STD Time Vets + or – Barnard Points Average Speed 1 Dan Kelly 00:58:54 S – – 10 25.47 2 Matt Hill 00:59:47 V40 01:06:44 00:06:57 9 25.09 3 Luke...

Headwinds to Wickwar

Perhaps an earlier start deterred some but only four takers left Kings Square at 8:30. Thsi was soon whittled down to three as a brisk headwind asserted some influence. The remaining trio pressed on through Tuffley and the lanes of Haresfield on their way to Kings...

Good times never felt so good (so good, so good)

Seven riders joined the ride to Wickwar, and worked well as a team into the strong headwind. The roadworks in Haresfield caused a puncture, but otherwise Frocester was reached without incident. “P” and “Ed-spresso” shot up the hill like a pair...