More improvements on the canal towpath

The Canal & River Trust’s Direct Services team will be working to improve the towpath, from Sellars Bridge for around 400 metres southwards, towards Hardwick. Work has started and should continue to 16th October. Whilst there is no formal closure in place,...
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...
Summer Spokespiece is now available

Summer Spokespiece is now available

What can I say about this summer that hasn’t already been said? The Covid pandemic has overshadowed everything and made the activities of a cycling Club seem somewhat trivial. That said, it’s the small things in life that make it worthwhile, so the loss of group...