Weekend rides 22/23 February

This weekend we have five rides planned. Saturday 10am Gentle Cafe Ride: The 12-14mph average speed Gentle Cafe Ride is going out to Kings Sutton and features a coffee stop at The White Horse, as part of a 28.4 mile loop. Saturday 10am Intermediate Ride: The same coffee stop at The White Horse, but a[…]

Preview of the 2020 Hardriders TT

Entries have now closed for the club’s first event of the year, the annual Hardriders TT, which takes place on Sunday 1st March starting at 10am. As a season opener, the 70 rider entry has again attracted some of the region’s best time triallers. An excellent total of 22 Star riders have this year entered,[…]

Weekend rides 15/16 February

This weekend we have five rides planned. Saturday 10am Gentle Cafe Ride: The 12-14mph average speed Gentle Cafe Ride is going out to Kings Sutton and features a coffee stop at The White Horse, as part of a 28.4 mile loop. Saturday 10am Intermediate Ride: The same coffee stop at The White Horse, but a[…]

Weekend rides 8/9 February

This weekend we have five rides planned. Saturday 10am Gentle Cafe Ride: The 12-14mph average speed Gentle Cafe Ride is going out to Sugarswell and features a coffee stop at The Monkeybean Coffee Shop, as part of a 28.2 mile loop. Saturday 10am Intermediate Ride: The same coffee stop at The Monkeybean Coffee Shop, but[…]

Weekend rides 1/2 February

This weekend we have five rides planned. Saturday 10am Gentle Cafe Ride: The 12-14mph average speed Gentle Cafe Ride is going out to Culworth and features a coffee stop at Forge Coffee Cafe, as part of a 25.5 mile loop. Saturday 10am Intermediate Ride: The same coffee stop at Forge Coffee Cafe, but a faster[…]

Weekend rides 25/26 January

This weekend we have five rides planned. Saturday 10am Gentle Cafe Ride: The 12-14mph average speed Gentle Cafe Ride is going out to Hanwell and features a coffee stop at The Moon & Sixpence, £5pp, as part of a 26.1 mile loop. Saturday 10am Intermediate Ride: The same coffee stop at The Moon & Sixpence,[…]

Roy Douglas

For anyone old enough to have been riding with Banbury Star in the 1960s, or who has studied the winners of our trophies from that period, one name in particular stands out: R. Douglas. In his time, Roy Douglas was a formidable time trial rider putting in times that would be very competitive some 55[…]

Weekend rides 11/12 January

This weekend we have five rides planned. Saturday 10am Gentle Cafe Ride: The 12-14mph average speed Gentle Cafe Ride is going out to Edge Hill and features a coffee stop at The Castle Inn, as part of a 27.9 mile loop. Saturday 10am Intermediate Ride: The same coffee stop at The Castle Inn, but a[…]