Past Ride

We send details of upcoming rides in a weekly email newsletter. If you would like to be added to our mailing list please contact [javascript protected email address].

Sat Jan 7th 2012
Saturday afternoon ride from Grove 3*
Leader:
Iain Kent
Start Time:
1:00 pm
Start Location:
OMH
Description:
A great chance to burn off some of those Christmas calories with the first road ride of the new year! A straightforward and flat route around the vale of approx 32 miles to get the legs working again. Denchworth - Goosey - Uffington - then picking up the B4508 as far as the A420 - then following the Hinton / Appleton Road as far as Fyfield before returing South via West Hanney. No tea stop today so please bring sustenance. Average speed approx 15 mph depending on the group and weather! Lights will be needed.
Riders:
Chris Walters
David Bridge
David Smith
David Yearley
Frank Schroer
Iain Kent
Janet Charleston
John Tranter
Michael Brooke
Mila Yearley
Stephen Quartermain
Ursula Hallam
Riders = 12
Report:
A good turnout of 12 riders and it was great to see many people out today that I had not seen since the summer. It was a real 'feel good' ride to start the year off with on flat roads with good weather and quite a good pace. The wind was generally westerly and so it was a little blustery going out to Uffington but then more or less behind us up until Fyfield. Michael headed off back to Oxford at this point. An amazing contrast in the weather from the gales of the week and with the sun out, it was actually quite pleasant! Back at Grove by 3.30pm with a 15.3 mph average. Thanks to all for an enjoyable afternoon.


Distance:
52.30 km (32.50 mi)
Ride Details:
http://connect.garmin.com/activity/139662726
Comment on this ride

Ride Filter
Start Locations
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.
More Information
Ride Calendar
« Sep 2018 »
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
Recent Rides
Tue Sep 25th 2018
Tuesday Evening Off Road Ride

Sun Sep 23rd 2018
France Trip

Sat Sep 22nd 2018
2* Saturday Half Day Ride
FranceTrip

Fri Sep 21st 2018
France trip

Tue Sep 18th 2018
Tuesday Evening Off Road Ride
28km 6 riders

Sun Sep 16th 2018
Regular Wantage Ride

Sat Sep 15th 2018
Easy Saturday Afternoon Ride
32km 7 riders

Tue Sep 11th 2018
Tuesday Evening Off Road Ride
26km 5 riders

Sun Sep 9th 2018
Easy on a Sunday morning Off Road Ride
34km 5 riders Ride has photos

Sat Sep 8th 2018
Historic churches ride
71km 7 riders Ride has photos Ride has comments

Tue Sep 4th 2018
Tuesday evening 1* Ride
19km 8 riders
Tuesday Evening Off Road Ride
Tuesday Evening 2* Ride
34km 16 riders Ride has photos
Tuesday Evening 3* Ride
14 riders Ride has photos
Tuesday Evening 4* Ride
72km 7 riders

Sat Sep 1st 2018
Isle of Wight II
109km 8 riders Ride has photos
Isle of Wight Special
109km 11 riders Ride has photos Ride has comments

Tue Aug 28th 2018
Tuesday evening 1* Ride
18km 11 riders
Tuesday Evening Off Road Ride
25km 2 riders
Tuesday Evening 2* Ride
29km 8 riders
Tuesday Evening 3* Ride
36km 15 riders
Tuesday Evening 4* Ride
52km 5 riders

Sat Aug 25th 2018
2* Saturday Half Day Ride
53km 15 riders Ride has photos

Tue Aug 21st 2018
Tuesday evening 1* Ride
18km 9 riders

Ride has photos Ride has photos
Ride has comments Ride has comments

Ride Archive

*