Weekend rides 22/23 June

This weekend we have five rides planned. Saturday 10am Gentle Cafe Ride: The 12-14mph average speed Gentle Cafe Ride is going out to Croperdy and features a coffee stop at The Red Lion as part of a 26.4 mile loop. Saturday 10am Intermediate Ride: The same coffee stop at The Red Lion, but a faster[…]

Wednesday Time Trial – the big one

Long, balmy evenings of unbroken sunshine around the longest day of the year are rewarded with the longest time trial in our racing calendar: the 30 mile event held on the K4/30 course just outside Banbury which takes in the rolling Cotswold hills as part of a clockwise loop. As it’s such a long ride,[…]

Weekend rides 15/16 June

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 Monkeybean Coffee Shop as part of a 28.2 mile loop. Saturday 10am Intermediate Ride: The same coffee stop at Monkeybean Coffee Shop, but a faster[…]

Wednesday Time Trial

After the exertions of last week’s 25 mile TT, we return to the K4/20 20k course on Wednesday for something shorter and faster – no 16% hills to negotiate! The first rider will be off at 7pm under the watchful gaze of Keri who is also doing the sign-on which starts at 6pm at Ludlow[…]

Thursday night racing for Stars at MK Bowl

As we’ve reported before, the Thursday night summer Milton Keynes Bowl Crit series is a great way to get into road racing, as well as a good way of learning race strategy. Three Star riders, Stuart Quick, Tobi Ng and new member Dan Reynolds were in action last week and this is a brief account[…]