Just another quick note to advise that the road ride planned for this evening has been postponed due to the possible stormy conditions.  A breezy romp through the hills has now been planned for Thursday 28th, at the usual time and place.

Just a quick note to advise that the road ride planned for this evening has been postponed due to the possible road conditions.  A brisk undulating ride has now been planned for Thursday 21st, at the usual time and place.

If you are looking to improve your endurance performance this year in time for competition then Ben Jenkins might be able to help you out:

My name is Ben Jenkins and I am currently in my third year of studying strength and conditioning at Hartpury College. As part of my final year, I am conducting a 4-week study for my dissertation, which will look at the effects of combining cognitive and physical training on subsequent cycling performance.

Right… so what does that mean? To find out click  more…


The TT pages have been updated for 2016 and the calendar of events is now live – check out the 2016 Time Trial League Pages.

Update – the new league rules have now been added to the TT pages.

Apologies for the slight delay in posting. Your correspondent got drunk and briefly lost the results.

‘Twas a cold and windy day.  The last few yards up to the turn at Toddington were horrendous. 12 hard riders took up the challenge.

Gary Rickards was batman and Mel was Superwoman. Kudos to Rachael Green as this was her first ever time trial – don’t worry, it isn’t always like this, Rachael! Well done to Mel Nicholls for sneaking under 40 minutes on her hand bike for the very first time. And congrats to Simon Tarrant for a very respectable outing despite drinking his body weight in red wine the night before. There are also rumours  that Debbie Lee was up until 4.30am. Crikey. Dean Robson was the winner. He was disappointed with his time, but then again the conditions were completely inappropriate for time trialling.

22:58 Dean Robson

24:53 Simon Tarrant

26:57 David Shepherd

27:13 Graham Wilson

28:02 Gary Rickards

28:38 Debbie Lee

28:53 John Hawes

30:03 Julian Bullas

30:06 Rob Haynes

32:04 John Pinfold

34:19 Rachael Green

39:53 Mel Nichols


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Coming events

Sunday, 7 Feb 2016
Club Ride: Trumpet Tea Rooms
Winter Training Ride
Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016
MTB - Evening Ride
Evening Road Ride
Thursday, 11 Feb 2016
Club Evening
Saturday, 13 Feb 2016
Road Ride: Staunton via Ashchurch (F2) (16, 18)
Road Ride: Tewkesbury via Apperley (16, 14)