Ride Report: MTB The Moat Cafe, Horton

Three riders left Cheam Station at 09.00hrs, Bill Martin, Mick Curtis and myself leading. The ride took a gentle ascent over Nork towards Tattenham Corner. Mick took a detour before we reached the racecourse to a route a little flatter to the cafe where he would meet up with us again later. The wind was howling […]

Thursday 7th March Offroad ride report

A happy bunch of 8 riders turned up on a miserable evening. We welcomed Freddy and Big Dave back after enforced break from riding. Bill  Led out towards some choice mud (just to make sure Rohan had to clean his Bike again). Apparently Dave had mechanical at the entrance to Horton and the assembled professional […]

Sunday 10th March Leatherhead

With Trevor away the scheduled ride is by road to Leatherhead. If anyone fancies an alternative MTB ride to Wetherspoons, Woking and back along the Thames let me know by Saturday lunchtime and I’ll post it to the blog. If I don’t hear anything I’ll leave it as is road to Leatherhead, but you’ll need […]

Ride report: Sunday 3rd March MTB The Wandle Trail, High speed punctures, drama and rescue by the boys.

Myself, Dave Elliott, Andrew Adams and Trevor Hughes our ride leader met at Cheam Station and Mick Curtis met us at Carshalton Ponds. The effects of storm Freya were evident as we cycled towards Carshalton with us brave riders being blown along from time to time by gusty winds. After meeting Mick by the ponds […]

Saturday 9th March MTB The Moat Cafe, Horton

Not the advertised road ride to Redhill on the rides list. Meet Cheam Station 09.00hrs. Route via Epsom Downs and Ashtead Common. As usual this time of year please check this blog Saturday morning for any possible cancellation due to adverse weather conditions. Any cancellation notice would be posted no later than 07.30hrs on the […]

Saturday 2nd March MTB The Medicine Garden, Cobham

Three riders met at Cheam Station at 09.00hrs: Bill Martin, Mick Curtis and myself leading the ride. The weather was mild although overcast most of the morning, with winds from the west. We did, however, see some sunshine on our return journey, which was a bonus. The first part of the ride took us out the […]

Wednesday 27th Feb Offroad ride report

The (Magnficent) 7 riders set off from Nonsuch at 7. James baled after the ‘warm up” to Banstead which was covered at talking pace 🤣. Continued up to Nork Park where Trevor took short cut at the road then led onto Epsom downs. At the “leap of faith’ descent  Andy and Rohan (or was it […]