Monthly Archives: April 2011

Monday 25th April 0800, Edge

Early bank holiday Monday ride this week. Meet in the layby outside Edge Church (careful – busy road) for a trip through Standish Woods and down to the old Hospital. Please post if riding. (PS. Might change to a road … Continue reading

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Royal William-Painswick-Edge and back

Wow, great weather and great ride! A bit overgrown and nettle-ridden on the “footpath” section between Painswick and Edge but otherwise great. We took in lots of off-road, including some bits that I thought would have to be on-road and … Continue reading

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Sun 17 April 0800, Royal William (near Cranham)

Let’s make the most of the recent dry conditions and whizz off through the woods to Edge and Standish Woods. (It’s not going to rain before Sunday…. I hope!) Meet outside the pub and then we’ll see if we can … Continue reading

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Stow road ride 09/04/2011 – 45 miles (hilly!)

Well I have to admit that I found this quite hard, but was pleased to get round, bearing in mind that the challenge of the Forest of Dean 85 mile Sportive is getting ever nearer. Doing this training ride has … Continue reading

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Road ride Saturday 9th April?

What about a road ride in preparation for the upcoming sportive? I can’t do Sunday this week, but if anyone can do Saturday we could do a loop via Stanway hill to Stow-on-the-wold and back. Anyone up for it? Cheers, … Continue reading

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Birdlip to Sheepscombe 02-04-2011 – 9.6 miles

Early morning rain made for a damp start, but luckily it didn’t last long, and the weather then turned dry. Some of the tree roots were a bit dodgy due to the damp, but generally the mud factor was quite … Continue reading

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Saturday 2 Apr, 0800 Birdlip

Sorry, mothers’ day on Sunday so need to go on Sat this week. I propose a gentle early morning (well, Tony says 0800 is early!) ride as I haven’t been for a while. Please post if riding, usual meeting place. … Continue reading

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