Cycling


Activity

Where and when

We meet at various locations throughout the area on the first Friday of the month.

Other information

There is a different cycle ride each month, generally with a pub lunch.  For more information give me a call.

Contact details

June Dix 01536 506876   email: juneT123@hotmail.com


News

Cycling – May/June

Cycling Thirteen members cycled on the April ride.  Thank you to Graham and Joy for arranging this.  The June ride will be held on Friday 7 June and will be lead by Pete and I.  Please meet at The White Hart, Main St, Lyddington, LE15 9LR at 10.30 am. June Dix 01536 506876

Cycling – April

Graham and Joy Swallow sporting their new folding electric bikes on our first ride of the year in March.  Twelve members took part in the ride organised my Janet and Bill Johnson.  Our thanks to them both for arranging this and a very good lunch venue. Our next ride will be on Friday 3 May […]

Cycling – March

The next cycle ride will be on Friday 5 April and will be lead by Graham and Joy.  We meet at The Dog and Gun, Kilby, LE16 3TD, at 10.30 am to order food.  Please park at the far end of the car park. June Dix 01536 506876

Cycling – January 2019

  Thanks to Frank and Roland for organising the December bike ride.  Frank consulted the BBC website which predicted heavy rain and gales until 11 am and sure enough at the allotted time the sun broke through and the rain stopped.  As a result eleven of our members took part in the ride, two of […]

Cycling – December

Fourteen members took part in our cycle ride on a chilly November morning.  Thanks to Terry, Graeme and John Page for arranging this.  At the point of writing we are looking forward to our December ride and lunch.  We don’t cycle in January or February and shall meet again in March 2019. June Dix    01536 […]

Cycling – November

Fourteen members took part in our October cycle ride organised single-handedly and ably by Brian.  Our thanks to him for that.  One of our group found a puncture whilst at home but resolutely and determinedly joined us at a later time after having the puncture repaired.  What a stalwart group we are! Our next ride […]

Cycling – October

  Ten members cycled a slightly shorter but slightly hillier route than usual in September.  It was very enjoyable nevertheless.  Thanks to Sue for organising this.  The next cycle ride will take place on Friday 2 November and will be organised by Terry, John and Graham.  We meet at The Pug and Greyhound in Great […]

Cycling – September

Twelve members enjoyed a slightly longer than usual cycle ride on another extremely hot day on 3 August.  Thanks to Rob and Roland for organising this with only one hill!  We welcomed our first new member on an electric conveyance which was actually a trike.  The next cycle ride will take place on Friday 5 […]

Cycling – August

Twelve members braved the heat on the cycle ride on 6 July round part of Rutland Reservoir on one of the hottest days of the long hot summer so far.  Some of the group can be seen enjoying a well earned ice cream at Normanton.  The next cycle ride will take place on Friday 7 […]

Cycling – July/August

Ten members enjoyed the cycle ride on 1 June starting and finishing at the Cherry Tree pub in Little Bowden.  Thanks to Graham and Joy for kindly offering this ride which was originally planned for March this year but had to be cancelled owing to bad weather. The next cycle ride will take place on […]