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Tue Mar 28th 2017
Tuesday Evening Off Road Ride 2* Add to Calendar
Contact:
Robin Tucker - 07901 622622
Start Time:
6:30 am
Start Location:
Outside Lord Nelson Pub, Lark Hill, Wantage
Description:
Off-road ride around local tracks, usually about 15 miles. Knobbly tyres and good lights required. We are keen to welcome new riders and have spare lights available to borrow if you let me know. Dark, cold and wet - we'll ride in any two. But please let me know if you are coming so I can tell you if I decide to cancel due to really bad weather.

For winter, we'll start Outside Lord Nelson pub, Lark Hill, Wantage
Sunset: 7:33pm   Twilight Ends: 8:06pm

Sat Apr 1st 2017
3* Saturday Afternoon Ride 3* Add to Calendar
Contact:
Nick Stokell - 07582 483315
Start Time:
1:00 pm
Start Location:
OMH
Description:
Monthly 60-70km (38-45 miles) afternoon ride, with a tea stop, riding pace of 20-24km/h (13-15mph). Likely to visit distant destinations. Not suitable for irregular riders. Climbing likely.

Repeat of last September's ride, but hoping for some better weather this time!

Ride out to Southrop just West of Lechlade visiting some of the country lanes and villages in the area. This is a largely flat ride of 72 km with a tea stop at Lechlade Garden Centre after 39 km.

Nick Mob 07582 483315 (for queries on the Friday evening/Sat)
or nicknpbmd@aol.com

Sunset: 7:39pm   Twilight Ends: 8:13pm
Proposed Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/16023725

Tue Apr 4th 2017
Tuesday Off Road Evening Ride 2* Add to Calendar
Contact:
Robin Tucker - 07901 622622
Start Time:
6:30 pm
Start Location:
OMH
Description:
Off-road ride around local tracks, usually about 15 miles. Knobbly tyres and good lights required. We are keen to welcome new riders and have spare lights available to borrow if you let me know. Dark, cold and wet - we'll ride in any two. But please let me know if you are coming so I can tell you if I decide to cancel due to really bad weather. For winter, we'll start Outside Lord Nelson pub, Lark Hill, Wantage
Sunset: 7:44pm   Twilight Ends: 8:19pm

Tue Apr 4th 2017
Tuesday 2* Evening Ride 2* Add to Calendar
Contact:
John Tranter - 07836 238350
Start Time:
6:30 pm
Start Location:
OMH
Description:
A straightforward start to our Tuesday 2* season. Out through Denchworth and West Hanney, up to Southmoor and back down via Charney Bassett.

16 miles / 25km. No hills at all (unless we count the Denchworth Road railway bridge. Which we don't...)

Lights essential.

Sunset: 7:44pm   Twilight Ends: 8:19pm
Proposed Route: https://ridewithgps.com/trips/8410848

Tue Apr 4th 2017
Tuesday 3* Evening Ride 3* Add to Calendar
Contact:
David Talboys - 07966 954381
Start Time:
6:30 pm
Start Location:
OMH
Description:
Weekly 1.5 - 2 hours at a riding pace of 20-24km/h (13-15mph). May be hilly.
Sunset: 7:44pm   Twilight Ends: 8:19pm

Tue Apr 4th 2017
Tuesday 4* Evening Ride 4* Add to Calendar
Contact:
Start Time:
6:30 pm
Start Location:
OMH
Description:
Weekly 1.5-2 hours ride at a riding pace of 25-29km/h (16-18mph). May be hilly.
Sunset: 7:44pm   Twilight Ends: 8:19pm

Sat Apr 8th 2017
2* Saturday Afternoon Ride 2* Add to Calendar
Contact:
Start Time:
1:00 pm
Start Location:
OMH
Description:
Monthly 45-55km (30-40 miles) afternoon ride, with a tea stop, at a riding pace of 18-20km/h (11-13mph). Not likely to be very hilly.
Sunset: 7:51pm   Twilight Ends: 8:26pm

Sun Apr 9th 2017
Harlequin Hack Audax Event Add to Calendar
Contact:
Jon Townsin - 07780 676051
Start Time:
9:30 am
Start Location:
Thomas Hughes Memorial Hall - Uffington
Description:
110km cycling event starting from Uffington. Controls at WITNEY and CHIPPING NORTON, plus 1 information control.

A modest excursion into the Cotswold hills followed by a gentle wander through the watery lanes of the upper Thames, the Evenlode and the Windrush.

The ride starts and ends at the Thomas Hughes Memorial Hall in Uffington which has a village shop adjacent. Food and drink available at the start/finish and included in the entry fee.

This is run under audax regulations and pre-entry is required.
Please visit AUK website for further details and entry:
http://www.aukweb.net/events/detail/17-101/
Sunset: 7:53pm   Twilight Ends: 8:27pm

Tue Apr 11th 2017
Tuesday Off Road Evening Ride 2* Add to Calendar
Contact:
Robin Tucker
Start Time:
6:30 pm
Start Location:
OMH
Description:
Off-road ride around local tracks, usually about 15 miles. Knobbly tyres and good lights required. We are keen to welcome new riders and have spare lights available to borrow if you let me know. Dark, cold and wet - we'll ride in any two. But please let me know if you are coming so I can tell you if I decide to cancel due to really bad weather.
Sunset: 7:56pm   Twilight Ends: 8:31pm

Tue Apr 11th 2017
Tuesday 2* Evening Ride 2* Add to Calendar
Contact:
John Tranter - 07836 238350
Start Time:
6:30 pm
Start Location:
OMH
Description:
Continuing the early season theme, this ride will be flat and fairly short. Out through Denchworth to West Hanney, then Lyford and Charney Bassett, down to Stanford in the Vale, finishing with the nice quiet Park Lane cut through back to Denchworth and home. A distance of 17 miles / 27km at a steady speed of around 12mph / 19kph. This should bring us back to Grove by 8pm at just about sunset. Lights essential!

Sunset: 7:56pm   Twilight Ends: 8:31pm
Proposed Route: https://ridewithgps.com/trips/8490311

Tue Apr 11th 2017
Tuesday 3* Evening Ride 3* Add to Calendar
Contact:
Andy Pixton
Start Time:
6:30 pm
Start Location:
OMH
Description:
Weekly 1.5 - 2 hours at a riding pace of 20-24km/h (13-15mph). May be hilly.
Sunset: 7:56pm   Twilight Ends: 8:31pm

Tue Apr 11th 2017
Tuesday 4* Evening Ride 4* Add to Calendar
Contact:
Paul Jarvis
Start Time:
6:30 pm
Start Location:
OMH
Description:
Weekly 1.5-2 hours ride at a riding pace of 25-29km/h (16-18mph). May be hilly.
Sunset: 7:56pm   Twilight Ends: 8:31pm

Sat Apr 15th 2017
Back on your bike ride 1* Add to Calendar
Contact:
Steve Swanton - 01235 764257
Start Time:
2:00 pm
Start Location:
OMH
Description:
Details to come
Sunset: 8:03pm   Twilight Ends: 8:38pm

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WMP
Wantage Market Place
OMH
Old Mill Hall, Grove
Categories
1* - Suitable for irregular, social, beginner or family riders, pace will match the slower riders. Not hilly or long. Expect rides up to 3 hours. Gentle exercise.
2* - Suitable for regular riders who prefer to cover some distance but at a more relaxed pace. Likely to be half-day rides. Solid exercise.
3* - Suitable for experienced riders, may be hilly, long, quick, or any combination! Likely to be half or full-day rides. Challenging exercise.
4* - Suitable for athletic riders who can ride safely above the 3* standard. Quick rides for the fit.
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