A 52 mile ride as there is a longer ride to Scorton the following day. Club House 8:30; Ainsdale 8:45 police station; Aughton, Rainford, Orrell, Appley Bridge, Cedar Farm, Home. Mostly flat with 1700ft climbing in the middle.
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To find the location of the club room on Victoria Park the postcode is PR8 2BZ.
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If the weather is half decent, we will head for Scorton , via Woodplumpton, Bilsborrow and Barnacre. – About 70 miles
In the event of poor weather, a shorter ride will go to Roots Cafe at Catforth – about 50 miles.
In the event of a snow and hurricane force winds the ride will likely
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After Monday’s club meeting Geoff has been busy planning and has provided the following details below of suggested rides for remainder of this month.
A) SATURDAY JANUARY 14th: SKULL HOUSE LANE. A 52 mile ride as there is a longer ride to Scorton the following day. Club House 8:30; Ainsdale 8:45; Aughton, Rainford, Orrell, Appley
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The Benjamin Gautrey Annual Dinner is being held at Ribby Hall on Saturday the 4th of February. If you require tickets please contact Ken Beck.
A 60 mile route designed to help those amongst us whose waistbands have expanded over the festive season. Club House 8:30, Plough 8:45, Buckshaw Village, Brinscall, Abbey Village, Belmont, Rivington, Mawdesley, Home. A steady route with a couple of thousand feet of gentle climbing in the middle. Coffee at the Team Rooms.
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When, where, how fast/ slow, how often, where is the information etc.etc.?????
If you want to have a say, put forward some ideas, come up with some suggestions, then come to the club house next Monday for 8.00. pm when Geoff Caton will be leading a discussion with all the members present. If you have
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A pleasant way to end the year…..a loop the loop route to the Barn at Kings Moss. Meet Club House at 8:30, Plough 8:45, Wind down various lanes to Aughton, Rainford, Kings Moss, The Barn, Upholland, Dalton, Home. A flat route of approximately 51 miles. Possibly to be followed by a New Year’s eve drink
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The usual mutterings about hangovers was evident in the club room prior to signing on, however it didn’t deter the 14 hardy souls who braved the howling gales from the sea across the sand hills and turned up to test their strength and pit their wits against the clock for the annual festive time trial
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First rider off at 10.30 sign on from 9:30 from the club house.
For those who are serious a trophy for the fastest rider.
For those who are not so serious a prize for the best decorated bike.
Mince pies afterwards for all riders, officials and spectators.
If you can help , want to ride
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On a day of extremely unsettled weather Southport’s Andy Bristow completed his tour of the UK, Europe and Africa finishing his ride where he started it – in Southport at the Atkinson Building.
After starting in Southport he reached his furthest point in Cape Town covering more then more than 9000 miles in
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