At the weekend there are 48 hours to fill with cycling! Well, we’re not stopping you! We have rides on Saturday and Sunday all year, with extras in the summer during the week. Most importantly, no one gets left behind.
Want an overview of our rides for the year ahead? Please read our Ride Guide for 2017.
|NOVA – Beginners||40-50 miles||13-15 mph|
|GRUPETTO – Improvers||40-60 miles||14-16 mph|
|TEMPO||50-60 miles||16-18 mph|
|FAST/CHAINGANG||50-60 miles||18-20 mph|
|Rides get faster & hillier as you progress through the groups|
|8:30 BST||Kingsdown Inn-pick up via Freke Arms (15 minutes later)|
|On the first Saturday of each month: All groups ride to the same café via different routes, usually Chedworth or Aston.|
|8:30 BST/9:30 GMT||NOVAS||Blunsdon Railway Entrance (by bridge)|
|8:30 BST/9:30 GMT||GRUPETTO||Blunsdon Railway Entrance (by bridge)|
|8:30 BST/9:30 GMT||TEMPO||Casa Paolo. Destinations vary. Up to mid April we alternate between a usual steady ride (45-55 miles) to one of the cafes mentioned & the following week do a longer Endurance ride (60-90 miles) to prepare for Sportives.|
|8:30 BST/9:30 GMT||FAST/CHAINGANG|
Midweek (May to September)
|Tuesday 6:30pm||FAST/CHAINGANG||Casa Paolo. Circuit Route|
|Wednesday 6:30pm||NOVAS||Blunsdon Railway|
|TEMPO||The Sun Inn, Coate Water|
|Thursday 5:45pm||All abilities||Meet at Ashton Keynes Pavilion
for Latton/Cricklade Time Trials
Events and Special Rides
The club loves to have a strong number of riders in two local sportives – The White Horse Challenge and The Black Legend Remember to enter early! Click the links for details. For a list of Sportives in the local area and beyond, visit our Sportives page.