Monthly Archives: June 2016

Sunday 26 June – Team LCC ride four (of seven) – 65 miles

Jim writes: Alison, Mariana, Steve, Jim, Dan, Ben, Nick, Franck (what can I say?) Karen; Penny, Andy and Mike were up for the ride out to the Surrey loop on a warm but overcast morning. We’re now getting into the … Continue reading

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Saturday 25 June – Gironimo – 20 miles

Kevin and Jim met up for a most pleasant ride out to Walton and back to Giro for coffee and cake, before heading back in good time for the Rugby. At Giro a man with his dog wanted to share … Continue reading

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Sunday 19 June – Kevin’s weird mechanical – 41 miles

Kevin, Olivia, Joe, Karen, Robin, Andy and Franck out for a leisurely ride through Esher, Cobham and Ockham in sunshine.  Fabulous red poppies next to the road after Ripley as the road goes gently uphill towards West Clandon. Newlands Corner … Continue reading

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Sunday 19 June – Jim’s third LCC training ride – 65 miles

Jim writes: Good weather brought a good turn-out for the Sunday ride, with Anthony, Ben, Mick, Francois, Penny, Mark. Alison and Alex (see photo) meeting in Richmond Park for a taste of the PRL route. There were a few serious … Continue reading

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Saturday 18 June – Morning ride – 20 miles

Kevin, Olivia, NickF8, S-Nick , Andy and Jim met up at the appointed hour for a leisurly, local bun run. S-Nick and Andy took a wrong turn at Esher, so goodness knows where those two ended up, and the rest … Continue reading

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Sunday 12 June – Team LCC Assemble Reloaded – 55 miles

Jim’s second ride with the London Cycling Campaign riders for this year’s Prudential RideLondon: It is England in June. So it only reasonable to expect it to rain. The forecast was horrendous, but 5 brave souls decided to tough it … Continue reading

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Saturday 11 June – The Catwalk Calls – 26 miles

The new club kit has finally arrived.  And the new KRMCC summer collection is poised to take the catwalks and cyclepaths of Europe by storm. It has to be said the kit is rather stylish so the Saturday bunrun turned … Continue reading

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Friday 10 June – ‘Working at home’ day – 124 miles

Training for the big ride to John O’Groats, in his grandfather’s wheel tracks, Nick wanted to go out on a long day. Robin agreed to accompany him to Windsor for coffee and a bacon sandwich in Cinnamon Cafe – much … Continue reading

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Sunday 5 June – Summer has arrived – 39 miles

A seven-hander expedition to Windsor. Plenty of legs in evidence with the temperature predicted to soar: not, of course, Jim’s because (a) he never shows them and (b) he wasn’t there, having deserted us for to mastermind the first of … Continue reading

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Amstel Gold Weekend 2016: The Report

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After having done the Tour of Flanders Sportive last year, Joe and I decided that we wanted to do another Spring Classic because the atmosphere is so fun and it’s great to do a sportive outside of the UK. This … Continue reading

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Sunday 28 May – Brighton – 117.5 miles

This is one of those misleading headlines! Ten little cyclists were looking for some fun, and decided on the seaside for sand and sea and sun Jim planned a route, the day was set, the weather looking fine, But NickB … Continue reading

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Saturday 28 May – Park Life

The 0730 lot were out for a quick lap of the park. Stef and Jim were joined by Andy, who hadn’t been told about the timed lap, so was surprised when the “start line” was mentioned and the pace increased. … Continue reading

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