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Deep into the hills

Overcast. 87km, 900m climbing With Sunday’s weather looking rubbish, it was suggested we plan a long and hilly route for Saturday with an option of a shorter route for those with less time. After...

26 February 2017 – Barhatch or not Barhatch? – 40 miles 0

26 February 2017 – Barhatch or not Barhatch? – 40 miles

Robin writes:-   In the absence of Jim (‘I may do a lap of the park later’ – Whaaat? Heavy night? Or did the sky fall in?), Chris, Andy, Robin, Joe and Karen tugged...

Sunday 6 November – Dappled Hues – 35 miles 0

Sunday 6 November – Dappled Hues – 35 miles

Jim waxes poetic: “And cyclists in England now a-bed Shall think themselves accurs’d they were not here, And hold their cycles cheap whiles any speaks That rode with us upon this day.” (Possibly connected...

Saturday 5 November – Let Them Eat Cinammon – 45 miles 0

Saturday 5 November – Let Them Eat Cinammon – 45 miles

Jim writes: The Junior section improves in leaps and bounds. Katie led the ride out to Windsor, devoured a whole cinnamon bun and then took to the Strada Bianchi towards Ranger’s Gate, the Great...

Sunday 30 October – Following footsteps – 45 miles 0

Sunday 30 October – Following footsteps – 45 miles

Jim writes: Took daughter 2 (Katie) for a leisurely ride to Shere, taking in Staples (and Sandown, and those two climbs after West End). The plan was to meet Mum and Daughter 1 at...

25 October – Around the Park in the Dark – 40 miles total 0

25 October – Around the Park in the Dark – 40 miles total

After a short break (ahem, three months), a resumption of ride reports and suchlike. Jim’s clever idea of a 0730 lap of the park was not enthusiastically well attended, possibly because it was still...

Tour of the Cotswolds 2016—Straight out of (Little) Compton 0

Tour of the Cotswolds 2016—Straight out of (Little) Compton

Karen writes: Did you know that a “wold” is a rolling hill? If I didn’t know that before, I sure do now. Joe and I had done the short version twice previously. That consisted...

Sunday 26 June – Team LCC ride four (of seven) – 65 miles 0

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...

Saturday 25 June – Gironimo – 20 miles 0

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...

Sunday 19 June – Kevin’s weird mechanical – 41 miles 0

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...

Sunday 19 June – Jim’s third LCC training ride – 65 miles 0

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...

Saturday 18 June – Morning ride – 20 miles 0

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...