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Balk – 11th September 2011

Hurricane Katia was on its way today, but first thing this morning started sunny and blustery.  We knew the route out to Balk would be much nicer than the return, which was going to be into a stiff block headwind. … Continue reading

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Masham – 17th July 2011

When most of us woke this morning, the skies were clear and blue, but by the time we gathered at the school, it was not nice with a fairly constant falling of rain!  Once again, we were heading for Masham … Continue reading

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Great Yorkshire Bike Ride – 18th June 2011

After much anticipation, the day of the Great Yorkshire Bike Ride had arrived and the day would turn out to be a memorable one for sure. We had 16 members signed up to ride and everyone of us look resplendent … Continue reading

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Masham – 5th June 2011

The promise of Masham and a coffee stop at the Suncatchers drew a few more of us out this morning and with the promise of improving conditions, 14 of us left Harrogate via a familiar route down into Knaresborough.  The … Continue reading

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Bishop Monkton – 24th May 2011

Ever improving conditions greeted the ten riders this evening at our usual meeting point.  We also welcomed a new rider, Chris on his retro steel framed bike.  Welcome to Chris and Martin P…..looks like you might have some competition on … Continue reading

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Stump Cross and Bolton Abbey – 22nd May 2011

About a dozen of us set off this morning, with the grand plan of heading out west into strong winds to pick up a tailwind on the return. We headed out along Pennypot and then Duck Lane before James and Jamie peeled off … Continue reading

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Bolton Abbey – 15th May 2011

Well there were six of us out today including new members Craig and Mark.  Welcome to you both. After a brief disscusion we decided to head out to Bolton Abbey.  We set off from Harrogate through Beckwithshaw and up to … Continue reading

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Almscliffe Crag – 12th May 2011

Uncertain conditions greeted Nick, Martin G, Paul & Matthew at St Aidans tonight. Wind, rain clouds and sunshine – the ride started with a rainbow in the distance! After 10 minutes of Nick fettling his seat position, it was decided … Continue reading

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East Harrogate Loop – 10th May 2011

Spirits were high this evening with some good weather forecast for our night ride ahead.  Numbers hit double figures again for a night ride and we welcomed a new rider, Andrew who joined the ranks.  Welcome Andrew…great to have you … Continue reading

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Vale of York – 5th May 2011

There was wet stuff coming from the sky in Harrogate this evening as 5 of us set out for a fast paced but very wet ride out to flatter side of our “patch”. We made our way out via Knaresborough, … Continue reading

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