Saturday 7th May, off road, Ockham Bites

Five riders turned out at Nonsuch Mansion for a perambulation on the bicycles. Adam Domaingue, Tracy Caudle, Trevor Kite, Mick Curtis and myself leading. It was reasonably warm, around 59°F, but overcast, cloudy and humid. We set off south out of the park, through the back of Ewell, along the Hogsmill River and out to […]

Ride report: Saturday 12th March, off road Ockham Bites

Five riders met at 09:00hrs at Nonsuch Mansion. Trevor Kite, Tracy Caudle, Adam Domaingue, Dave Rapson and myself leading. The weather was clearing, with some big ominous clouds moving away from our meeting point. Alas today there was a nagging wind from the south, which was mostly nudging us from the side outbound and returning. […]

Ride report: Saturday 26th February, off road, Wild Brunch, Walton Bridge

Four riders met at Nonsuch Mansion at 09:15hrs, Mick Curtis, Trevor Hughes, Gareth Moss and myself leading. The ride out to Kingston was to  be the usual route along the Hogsmill River. Today, although cold, was lovely and  sunny with blue skies. My enthusiasm was improving as it normally does when the sun is out, […]

Saturday 12th February, MTB Polesden Lacey

Five riders met at 09:00hrs by Nonsuch Mansion: Dave Rapson,  Bill Martin, Adam Domaingue, Dave Clarke and myself leading. The weather was cold, with intermittent sunshine as we weaved our way between hundreds of ‘Park run’ participants and dog owners glued to their mobile phones oblivious to what their pets were doing! Soon we could […]

Saturday 5th February, MTB East Molesey Cricket Club

Four riders, Mick Curtis, Dave Clarke, Gareth Moss & myself, set off from Nonsuch Mansion on cold (3°C) damp, overcast day. A simple, short and sweet, straight forward ride out to Kingston Bridge via the Hogsmill River. After crossing the bridge we headed west along the Thames Tow Path to Hampton Court Bridge. Upon arrival […]

Saturday 22nd January, MTB Rykas, Box Hill

Digger, Trev k, Adam, Big Dave, Tracy and Gareth met bright and early at Nonsuch Park. After letting Digger eat some food we head off up towards Banstead Station. Going through a footpath Dave and Adam were told off whilst Tracey and Digger were offered cake. Alas cakeless we continued towards a golf club somewhere where […]

Ride report: Saturday 11th December MTB East Molesey

Two riders, Mick Curtis & myself set off from Nonsuch Mansion on cold (3°C) damp, overcast day. A simple, short and sweet, straight forward ride out to Kingston Bridge via the Hogsmill River. After crossing the bridge we headed west along the Thames Tow Path to Hampton Court Bridge, where we crossed back over to […]

Sat 4th Dec MTB Ride to Walton Bridge

4 Riders meet in Nonsuch Park, Paul White, Dave Rapson, Mick Curtisvincent and Adam Domaingue. It had been raining but the sun was making an appearance. Still was a cold day. We made our way there through Ashtead Common, Princes Covert and Esher Common. By the time we arrived it was glorious sun but still […]

Ride report: Saturday 20th November, MTB East Molesey

Five riders met at the designated time of 09:15hrs at Nonsuch Masion, Trevor Hughes, Mick Curtis, Gareth Moss, Ash Kesvani and myself leading. It was an overcast, dull, but still day as we set off and continued to stay that was for the whole ride. We headed out on the usual route via Ewell, the […]