Saturday 17th September, off road Clarke’s Cafe, Leatherhead

Four riders out today, a small group because some of our usuals were doing a charity ride from London to Brighton. Mick Curtis, Bill Kent, Jenny, and myself leading, set off towards Ewell and the Hogsmill River. Today saw the first signs of Autumn with the temperature around 7°C this morning, however clouds were scarce […]

Away day, Hayling Island off road

As I left my driveway Sunday morning it was foggy in Berkshire. Not an unusual occurrence for this time of year as my home is 280ft above sea level. So usually by the time I’ve descended a hundred feet, or so off the hill it’s clear, but not today. The patchy fog persisted down to […]

Ride Report: Saturday 10th September, off road East Molesey Cricket Club

Three met at Nonsuch Mansion for the short-but-sweet ride to East Molesey: Bill Kent, Mick Curtis and myself leading. The ride was to be short as everyone had things to do in the afternoon and yours truly is leading an away-day ride on the Sussex coast tomorrow (Sunday). The skies were threatening and cloudy, but […]

Sunday 11th September, off road Hayling Island loop.

Meet: 09:30hrs at Havant BR Station South Side car park. Flat route @25 miles, a mix of gravel path and quite roads. This route has a crossing between Hayling Island and Southsea by small foot ferry that can carry around fifteen cycles. Fare £3 per person. Because of this please watch the blog and the […]

Saturday 20th August, off road Ockham Bites

Seven riders out for the ride to Ockham Bites: Mick Curtis, Dave Rapson, Tracy Caudle, Trevor Kite, Rohan ‘Doctor D’, Adam Domaingue and myself leading. Route: Hogsmill River, Horton Country Park, Epsom Common, Leatherhead, Fetcham, Bookham Common, Downside (Cobham south) and Pointers Lane. Pointers Lane was used as it will be one of the last […]