Ride report: 31st October, MTB Denbies Wine Estate, Dorking

Four riders set off from Cheam Station south side at 09:00hrs. Dave Rapson, Adam Domaingue, Bill Martin and myself leading. My initial thoughts were to ride up and over Epsom Downs, but I soon decided against it with the clouds racing across the sky. We were pre-storm this morning and supposed to get the lot […]

Ride report: Saturday 24th October, MTB East Molesey Cricket Club

Extreme social distancing between groups evident as seen in the first picture! Nine riders met at Cheam Station south side and were promptly split into two ‘Government authorised social distancing groups.’ Mick Curtis, Dave Rapson, Adam Domaingue, Sean Slammon were led by me, and Tracy Caudle, Trevor Kite and Dave Clarke were led by Bill […]

Saturday 24th October, MTB East Molesey Cricket Club

Meet Cheam Station south side 09:00hrs. Club Covid rules apply blog here if you intend to ride to avoid disappointment. We haven’t used this venue since it re-opened, there’s outdoor seating, but bring a mask as we may have to order from the counter inside! Check this blog Saturday morning @07:30hrs for possible cancellation due […]

Ride report: Saturday 17th October, MTB Ockham Bites

Six riders met at Cheam Station south-side: Bill Martin, Dave Clarke, Sean Slammon, Mick Curtis, Adam Domaingue and myself leading. The route took us out via Horton, Chessington South, Barwell Farm (Fortress Barwell!), the east side of Claygate Common, Esher Common and Cobham. At Cobham Dave Clarke’s chain fell off, what a surprise, never happened […]

Ride report: Saturday 10th October: MTB The Windmill, Wimbledon Common

Three riders met at Cheam Station Southside at 09:00hrs, Dave Rapson, Dave Clarke and myself leading. We cycled over the top end of Sutton, the south side and met Mick Curtis on route. Both Adam Domaingue and Sean Slammon met us at the designated secondary meeting spot, Carshalton Ponds at 09:30hrs. The Merry men’s route […]