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Upcoming Events

Jun
29
Thu
7:00 pm Club 25 Mile Time Trial
Club 25 Mile Time Trial
Jun 29 @ 7:00 pm
More details and course map can be found here
Jul
1
Sat
2:30 pm –Summer BBQ CANCELLED — @ Club Room
–Summer BBQ CANCELLED — @ Club Room
Jul 1 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
--Summer BBQ CANCELLED -- @ Club Room | England | United Kingdom
This event has unfortunately been cancelled.
Jul
3
Mon
8:00 pm Presidents Informal Forum
Presidents Informal Forum
Jul 3 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Informal forum. A chance for members to get together and exchange views, find out the latest news and upcoming events.
Jul
6
Thu
7:00 pm Club 10 mile Thursday time trial
Club 10 mile Thursday time trial
Jul 6 @ 7:00 pm
Thursday 20th July – Event CANCELLED Very heavy traffic expected on the A59 due to the first day of the ‘Open’ golf championship
Jul
13
Thu
7:00 pm Club 10 mile Thursday time trial
Club 10 mile Thursday time trial
Jul 13 @ 7:00 pm
Thursday 20th July – Event CANCELLED Very heavy traffic expected on the A59 due to the first day of the ‘Open’ golf championship
Jul
20
Thu
7:00 pm Club 10 mile Thursday time trial
Club 10 mile Thursday time trial
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm
Thursday 20th July – Event CANCELLED Very heavy traffic expected on the A59 due to the first day of the ‘Open’ golf championship
Jul
27
Thu
7:00 pm Club 25 Mile Time Trial
Club 25 Mile Time Trial
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm
More details and course map can be found here
Aug
3
Thu
7:00 pm Club 10 mile Thursday time trial
Club 10 mile Thursday time trial
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm
Thursday 20th July – Event CANCELLED Very heavy traffic expected on the A59 due to the first day of the ‘Open’ golf championship
Aug
7
Mon
8:00 pm Presidents Informal Forum
Presidents Informal Forum
Aug 7 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Informal forum. A chance for members to get together and exchange views, find out the latest news and upcoming events.

July 8:30 Saturday rides and Buttertubs ride

Below is a list of the Saturday 8:30 rides for July. Hope you can join us for one or more of these rides.

SATURDAY JULY 1st: BROCKHOLES

A 60 mile, largely flat ride. Route: Club house 8:30, Plough 8:45,Tarleton, Bretherton, Penwortham, Walton,Brockholes Café, Salmesbury, Brindle, Leyland, Home

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SATURDAY JULY 8th: BUTTERTUBS

This annual event commemorates the 2015 Tour de France Stage which included the iconic Buttertubs climb. The ride leaves Southport at 7:30 for a 9:00 am start from DENT in the Yorkshire Dales. This is a hilly 64 mile ride with a couple of stops. If you intend to take part, please let me know via Facebook or Whatsapp so that we can coordinate transport etc.

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SATURDAY JULY 15th: RIVINGTON VIA ABBEY VILLAGE

A 63 mile, moderately hilly ride. Route: Club house 8:30, Plough 8:45, Tarleton, Brindle, Abbey Village, Belmont, Rivington, Route home to be agreed.

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SATURDAY JULY 22ND: SHALEY BROW

A 50 mile ride with a sting in the middle. Meet Club House 8:30; Ainsdale Police Station 8:45, Aughton, Rainford, Shaley, Ashurst, Cedar Farm, Home.

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SATURDAY JULY 29th: STONEY LANE via EVERYWHERE

A 54 mile ride down familiar lanes. Club house 8:30, Ainsdale Police Station 8:45, Aughton, Westhead,Dalton, Parbold, Stoney Lane, Cedar Farm, Home.

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Thursday 20th July – Evening 10 mile TT

Event CANCELLED due to safety concerns.

Very heavy traffic expected on A59 on the first day of the ‘Open’ Golf championship at Birkdale

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Southport Half Marathon Temp Road Closures – Sunday 2nd July

This event will close a number of roads between 08.30 and 12.15. In particular Rotten Row will be closed from June 1708.30 until 12.00 mid day. For full details see the file here

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Hon. Secretary Ken Beck in for consideration Sefton Sports Council Annual Awards

On behalf of the club I recently contacted Sefton Sports Council regarding their Annual Awards and have put forward our Club Hon. Secretary Ken Beck for consideration.

In the content of my submission I pointed out he has been a member for 60 years and secretary for 35 years, in addition to organising the Dolan

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8:30 SATURDAY Ride JUNE 24TH RIVINGTON VIA ASHURST AND RED ROCK

A 62 mile, hilly ride: Route: Club House 8:30, Ainsdale 8:45, Burscough, Dalton Church, Appley Bridge, Standish, Red Rock, Blackrod, Rivington, Chorley, Mawdsley, Rufford, Home.

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EVENT CANCELLED – Summer BBQ – Club House 1st July

EVENT CANCELLED

This event is cancelled – technical issues with showing the TdeF and also a lack of interest from members.

 

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SUNDAY JUNE 18TH : FLEET MOSS AUDAX

This event is organised by the Club. There is a choice of 3 routes:

Ian Bailey Cresting the Fleetmoss Climb

– Fleet Moss 216km (133 miles) Start 7.30.am.

– Lunesdale Populaire 158km (100 miles) Start 8.30.am

– Pilgrim’s Way 114km (70 miles) Start 9.00.am

Whichever you chose you can be sure of good food

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SATURDAY JUNE 17TH : THE EVER RISING ROAD Club House 8:30; Plough 8:45;

A 45/55 mile flat ride, apart from the climb up the Ever Rising Road.

Club House 8:30; Plough 8:45; Tarleton; Leyland; Eccleston; Cedar Farm. Optional return routes: (a) Short route via Burscough (b) For those who want to do a longer ride, return via Ashurst and Clieves Hill. Easy ride, hard ride Sunday.

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SATURDAY 8:30 RIDE CANCELLED

Ride cancelled due to bad weather.

Ride on Sunday to Tockholes instead. Meet Clubhouse 8:30, Plough 8:45.

So while not riding your bike Saturday, you might want to decide which of the Fleet Moss rides to enter on Sunday the 18th. Weather forecast is 😎 – so get your entry in before the closing date

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June Rides

Below is a list of the Saturday 8:30 rides for June.

There is also information about two additional rides:

The FLEET MOSS AUDAX on Sunday June 18th, and the annual BUTTERTUBS RIDE on Saturday July 8th.

SATURDAY JUNE 3rd : SKULL HOUSE LANE VIA BILLINGE HILL

A 55 mile ride with two climbs. Route: Club

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