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by Beacon RCC
17 Jan 2017 20:53
Forum: Audaxes & Cyclosportives
Topic: Round the Wrekin sportive 21st May 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 306

Round the Wrekin sportive 21st May 2017

From the organiser of this event...... We are holding our Banks’s Round the Wrekin sportive on 21st May 2017, with an Epic Route (100 miles), Standard Route (64 miles) and Short Route (24 miles) all starting at Dudley Kingswinford Rugby Club and taking in the beautiful Staffordshire and Shropshire...
by Beacon RCC
10 Jul 2016 22:06
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: "First Aid for Art"
Replies: 0
Views: 223

"First Aid for Art"

Beacon member Mike Kedian currently has some of his paintings and drawings on display at Kidderminster Library until 28th July - free entry, collection for MIdlands Air Ambulance

Image
by Beacon RCC
16 May 2016 21:31
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 15th May
Replies: 65
Views: 5434

Analysis of club runs and discussion now available at http://www.beaconrcc.org.uk/message_boa ... php?t=7719
by Beacon RCC
21 Feb 2016 20:37
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: David Duffield.
Replies: 4
Views: 645

Rod Goodfellow wrote:David Duffield has died. He passed away this morning following injuries sustained in a heavy fall. Saddest of news
by Beacon RCC
06 Dec 2015 22:20
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 13th December
Replies: 16
Views: 1683

Club Runs - 13th December

A: Tewkesbury Coffee#1 - Phil Richards
B: Bewdley SVR - Nick Shenton
C: Meriden - Dave Cox
by Beacon RCC
03 Dec 2015 17:53
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: Tandem pilot required in Dudley area
Replies: 0
Views: 349

Tandem pilot required in Dudley area

Hi, My name is Lucie McKenna and i run a tandem pilot and stoker matching service for the UK. I currently have a 55yr old stoker looking for a pilot in the Dudley area. He is experienced in road racing, time trialing and track and wishes to get back into this passion. Would any of your club member b...
by Beacon RCC
15 Nov 2015 21:05
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 22nd November
Replies: 19
Views: 1756

Club Runs - 22nd November

A: Cobhouse Fisheries - Keith Adcock
B: Phil Gameson
C: Simon Turner
by Beacon RCC
09 Nov 2015 22:22
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 15th November
Replies: 7
Views: 1058

Club Runs - 15th November

A: TBC
B: Leamington Spa - James Tate
C: TBC
by Beacon RCC
02 Nov 2015 19:21
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 8th November
Replies: 10
Views: 1366

Club runs - 8th November

A: Croome Park - Philip Whiteman
B: Croome Park - Rob Wade
C: Kenilworth - John Deeley
by Beacon RCC
13 Oct 2015 19:00
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 18th October
Replies: 16
Views: 1682

Club Runs - 18th October

A: Cob House Fisheries - Phil Richards
B: Pershore (Coffee #1) - James Tate
C: TBC
by Beacon RCC
24 Aug 2015 21:23
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: Shelsley Walsh cycling hill climb 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 297

Shelsley Walsh cycling hill climb 2015

Following on from the success of the first ever Cycle hill climb at Shelsley Walsh in 2014 we will be running the event again on 4th October 2014. This year we are fortunate to have additional sponsors which will mean a significant increase in the prize list; over £400. There will be prizes for the ...
by Beacon RCC
19 Jul 2015 17:42
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Pop-up cycle cafe Leamington
Replies: 0
Views: 440

Pop-up cycle cafe Leamington

Received by the club..... We are organising a Cycle Café as part of our event and we are contacting all of the local clubs and riders to promote the event to them and hopefully encourage your club and riders to attend or ride to our event. We are a `pop-up` Cycle Café that will open for the whole da...
by Beacon RCC
05 Jul 2015 22:25
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs 12th July
Replies: 22
Views: 2397

Club runs 12th July

A: Kenilworth - Andrew Clayton
B: Pershore - Neil Orchard
C:
100 miles in as long as it takes - Steve Smith (8.15 start)

If anybody wishes to take a standard distance C run that will be perfectly acceptable
by Beacon RCC
30 Jun 2015 20:51
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 5th July
Replies: 19
Views: 1954

Club Runs - 5th July

A: Winchcombe - Phil Richards. (8.15 start)
B: Spetchley - George Barker
C: Cobhouse Fisheries - David Cole

Intro: Cutnall Green / Whitlenge - Bob Green
by Beacon RCC
09 Apr 2015 22:44
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 12th April
Replies: 4
Views: 771

Club Runs - 12th April

A:
B: Kenilworth - Andy Craddock
C:
by Beacon RCC
06 Apr 2015 20:37
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: LMTT Entries Close Tuesday 7th April
Replies: 7
Views: 676

LMTT Entries Close Tuesday 7th April

Only 1 day left to go to get your entry in for the Little Mountain Time Trial in what promises to be another really good year with some really strong national riders taking part.

The provisional list of riders is available at...

http://www.beaconrcc.org.uk/open_races/ ... tries.html
by Beacon RCC
30 Sep 2014 22:45
Forum: Other Rides & Touring
Topic: Guide to cycling in Holland
Replies: 1
Views: 378

Guide to cycling in Holland

http://www.holland-cycling.com/

The club received news of this resource via our own web site.
by Beacon RCC
20 Aug 2014 20:16
Forum: Beacon Road / Track / CycloCross Racing
Topic: Stourport Nocturne - Sat 20th September
Replies: 5
Views: 533

Stourport Nocturne - Sat 20th September

The established cycle racing circuit at Stourport Sports Club now has permanent floodlights installed, which completes this project by British Cycling, Stourport Sports Club and Wyre Forest Cycle Racing Club, supported by Biffa, Wyre Forest District Council and Sports England. To launch the new ligh...
by Beacon RCC
06 Dec 2013 19:00
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Revised Club Run Guidelines
Replies: 16
Views: 1594

Revised Club Run Guidelines

There was some discussion about safety on club runs at last night's AGM. Various suggestions were made which will be considered at the next committee meeting including nominating an experienced member on each run to ride at or near the back to monitor conduct and to provide any advice that is necess...
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:52
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Yew Tree Farm (Wootton Wawen)

Yew Tree Farm (Wootton Wawen) A little out of range for intro rides, and nearby for A B & C runs but useful during poor weather or can be visited using a circuitous route. 48 mile route by Steve Smith http://www.bikehike.co.uk/mapview.php?lnk=http://www.beaconrcc.org.uk/resources/routes/yew_tree.gpx
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:49
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Wyre Forest

Wyre Forest A B & C run destination

55 mile route by Sean Barker
http://www.bikely.com/maps/bike-path/Be ... yre-Forest
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:49
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Worcester Country Park

Worcester Country Park A B & C run destination

link no longer worked so has been removed
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:48
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Wheelbarrow Castle (Radford)

Wheelbarrow Castle (Radford) Occasional visits by A B & C runs (shorter distance than normal)
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:47
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Wellesbourne Airfield

Wellesbourne Airfield A B & C run destination

56 mile route by Steve Smith
http://www.bikehike.co.uk/mapview.php?l ... rfield.gpx
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:46
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Warwick (Tuckery)

Warwick (Tuckery) A B & C run destination 62.4 mile route by Sean Barker http://www.bikely.com/maps/bike-path/beacon-rcc-warwick 54 mile route by Steve Smith - longer outward leg & shorter return http://www.bikehike.co.uk/mapview.php?lnk=http://www.beaconrcc.org.uk/resources/routes/warwick2.gpx 54 ...
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:45
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Upton upon Severn

Upton upon Severn A B & C run destination
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:45
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Stratford Railway carriage

Stratford Railway carriage A B & C run destination

62 mile route by Sean Barker
http://www.bikely.com/maps/bike-path/Be ... riage-5344
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:44
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Spetchley Gardens

Spetchley Gardens A B & C run destination (closed during winter)
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:43
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Rays Farm (Billingsley)

Rays Farm (Billingsley) A B & C run destination

65 mile route by Andy Terry
http://ridewithgps.com/trips/127244
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:41
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Pershore

Pershore A B & C run destination (has not been visited for some time)
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:41
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Kenilworth

Kenilworth A B & C run destination 55.5 mile route by Sean Barker http://www.bikely.com/maps/bike-path/beacon-rcc-club-run-kenilworth NB - This route leads to Time for Tea near the castle but due to overcrowding there the preferred destination is now [Escape Cafe, 47 Abbey End, CV8 1QJ] which this ...
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:40
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Leamington Spa (Alfonso’s)

Leamington Spa (Alfonso’s) A B & C run destination

56 mile route by Steve Smith
http://www.bikehike.co.uk/mapview.php?l ... ington.gpx
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:39
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Lavender Hall Fishery (Balsall Common)

Lavender Hall Fishery (Balsall Common) A B & C run destination

51 mile route by Steve Smith
http://www.bikehike.co.uk/mapview.php?l ... _dec09.gpx
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:33
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Ilshaw Heath (Stables)

Ilshaw Heath (Stables) Intro ride destination
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:32
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Hillers Garden Centre (Dunnington)

Hillers Garden Centre (Dunnington) Not a frequent destination but useful if a ride is curtailed due to poor weather

58.6 mile route by Sean Barker
http://www.bikely.com/maps/bike-path/Hillers-GC
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:31
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Holt Heath (Broomfield Fruit Farm)

Holt Heath (Broomfield Fruit Farm) A B & C runs - not too distant so useful during winter but quite small so one group only.
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:28
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Hatton Locks

Hatton Locks Occasional destination for club runs curtailed due to poor weather - only suitable for small groups.
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:26
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Halfpenny Green Airport

Halfpenny Green Airport A B & C run destination

49 mile route by Steve Smith
http://www.bikehike.co.uk/mapview.php?l ... _green.gpx
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:26
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Evesham (Hampton Ferry Cafe)

Evesham (Hampton Ferry Cafe) A B & C run destination

60 mile route by Sean Barker
http://www.bikely.com/maps/bike-path/Evesham
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:25
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Earlswood (Manor House Tea Rooms)

Earlswood (Manor House Tea Rooms) Intro ride destination

23 mile route by Steve Smith
http://www.bikehike.co.uk/mapview.php?l ... dintro.gpx
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:24
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Cutnall Green (Lord Mortons)

Cutnall Green (Lord Mortons) Intro ride destination
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:24
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Croome Park

Croome Park A B & C run destination

62.4 mile route by Sean Barker
http://www.bikely.com/maps/bike-path/Be ... roome-Park

61.5 mile route by Sean Barker
http://www.bikely.com/maps/bike-path/Beacon-Croome-Park
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:23
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Cob House Fishery (Whichenford)

Cob House Fishery (Whichenford) A B & C run destination

61 mile route by Andy Terry
http://ridewithgps.com/routes/468065
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:22
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Charlecote (Garden Centre)

Charlecote (Garden Centre) A B & C run destination

58 mile route by Steve Smith
http://www.bikehike.co.uk/mapview.php?l ... lecote.gpx
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:20
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Chaddesley Corbett (Rowberry's Garden Centre)

Chaddesley Corbett (Rowberry's Garden Centre) Intro ride destination
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:20
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Bidford Glider Club

Bidford Glider Club A B & C run destination - NB only open during BST 61 mile route by Sean Barker http://www.bikely.com/maps/bike-path/Beacon-RCC-Bidford-Glider-Club536296 58 mile route by Steve Smith http://www.bikehike.co.uk/mapview.php?lnk=http://www.beaconrcc.org.uk/resources/routes/clubrun-bi...
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:18
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Bewdley

Bewdley A B & C run destination - various cafes available

51 mile route by Laurence Cooley returning via Kinver http://connect.garmin.com/course/2625312

57 mile route by Sean Barker passing the riverside cafes and the railway station
http://www.bikely.com/maps/bike-path/Beacon-RCC-Bewdley
by Beacon RCC
28 Dec 2012 19:17
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Route Database
Replies: 43
Views: 10785

Arley Arboretum

Arley Arboretum A B & C run destination (Tea room closed during winter)

60 mile route by Andy Terry
http://ridewithgps.com/trips/82447
by Beacon RCC
05 Aug 2012 11:33
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: Beacon Road Race - 26th August
Replies: 0
Views: 340

Beacon Road Race - 26th August

Details now available at http://www.beaconrcc.org.uk/open_races/ ... index.html

Generally one or more groups ride out to watch the race and marshall before visiting the HQ for tea / coffee & cakes.