Weekend rides 12/13 Aug

The maps and details for this weekend’s club rides are as follows. Sunday’s fast and intermediate rides join up at Epwell to celebrate El Presidente’s 50th birthday. You can chose between a 50 mile or 50 km ride and there’ll be cake and coffee at the Chandlers Arms pub. We’ll ride back to Banbury as[…]

Wednesday’s time trial preview

After the rather challenging weather conditions for last week’s Tysoe Ten TT, fingers crossed this Wednesday’s return to the ever-popular 20k course sees us blessed with something more favourable. It’s a slightly earlier start too. Timekeeper Keri Williams will be at Ludlow Drive from 5.30pm to relieve you of your entry fees (£2 club members,[…]

Weekend rides 5/6 Aug

The maps and details for this weekend’s club rides are as follows: Saturday 10am: A slightly longer gentle cafe ride of 29 miles takes us up to Lower Boddington before turning to Wardington for a well-earned coffee stop. Andy and Rob will be leading the ride. Sunday 9am: The fast ride will average over 18mph[…]

Weekend rides 29/30 July

We’ve got three rides this weekend to get you out and about the beautiful Cotswold countryside. All start at Broadribbs Cycles, please be there 15 minutes before the start time for the pre-ride briefing. Saturday 10am: The gentle cafe ride goes out to Wyatts farm shop, a star favourite stopping-off place, for coffee and cake[…]

Weekend rides 23/23 July

There are three club rides this coming weekend, all of which meet outside Broadribb Cycles, please be there 15 minutes before the departure time as a pre-ride bike check and briefing will take place. Saturday 10am: Andy and Rob are taking the gentle cafe ride out to Whichford where the Pottery’s coffee and large slice[…]

2017 time trial #17 K4/10C

Billy Leason sets new course record A favourable tail wind on the return leg of the Banbury Star weekly time trial helped Billy Leason set a new record of 20m 47s for the 10 mile course held on the A361 near Chipping Norton, beating the previous record by 10 seconds and his nearest rival, Simon[…]

Wednesday’s time trial preview

We return to the Chippy 10 mile course this Wednesday evening and meet at Heath Farm industrial units from 6pm onwards with the agreement of the owner to park cars outside Teknos. The first rider will be off at 7pm under the watchful gaze of Keri who is also doing the sign-on and collecting entry[…]

Weekend rides 15/16 July

With over 35 club members taking part in the 2017 Broughton Castle sportive event, this coming weekend’s club rides will be a lot easier by comparison (no promises on the pasty though). Saturday 10am: Andy and Rob will be taking the gentle cafe ride out to Canons Ashby for some National Trust coffee and cake.[…]