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by Andy Terry
19 Aug 2020 16:39
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Cancelled
Replies: 2
Views: 254

Re: Sunday 23rd August 9.15 BH; destination TBA distance TBA; B (15-16 mph)

If you want to go, please add your name to this thread so we know how many have signed up.
by Andy Terry
08 Aug 2020 20:06
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: RIDE FULL - Sunday 9th August - 100 miles in 8 hours
Replies: 21
Views: 888

Re: RIDE FULL - Sunday 9th August - 100 miles in 8 hours

I'll meet at the same place as George.
by Andy Terry
04 Aug 2020 21:25
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: RIDE FULL - Sunday 9th August - 100 miles in 8 hours
Replies: 21
Views: 888

Re: RIDE FULL - Sunday 9th August - 100 miles in 8 hours

Thanks Si. I'll take that place. I'll wait at Droitwich.
by Andy Terry
20 Jul 2020 20:22
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: RIDE FULL: - Sunday 26th July 9:15 BH; Evesham, 63 miles; B (14-15 mph)
Replies: 12
Views: 813

Re: Sunday 26th July 9:15 BH; Evesham, 63 miles; B (14-15 mph)

Yes please, Si - I'll meet you en route probably Timberhonger Lane but don't wait.
by Andy Terry
20 Jul 2020 17:46
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: 'New Normal' club runs - Sunday 26th July
Replies: 2
Views: 419

Re: 'New Normal' club runs - Sunday 26th July

I've moved Simon's ride to a new topic.

Riders please sign on via the message board thread.
by Andy Terry
20 Jul 2020 17:05
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Sunday 26th July 08:00 Stourport; Brum 200; B (14 mph)
Replies: 7
Views: 524

Sunday 26th July 08:00 Stourport; Brum 200; B (14 mph)

Brum 200 - Clockwise starting from Stourport 08:00 Simon will lead a 200Km ride this Sunday that follows Paolo Coppo's Brum 200 route but starting in Stourport and going clockwise. Pace will be around 14Mph. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/33364680 Let me know if you fancy coming along Signed up so f...
by Andy Terry
17 Jul 2020 18:38
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Beacon Bakers Dozen - Sunday July 19th
Replies: 6
Views: 662

Re: Beacon Bakers Dozen - Sunday July 19th

This route with start/finish in Winchcombe. I'll start about 8.30-9.00

https://www.strava.com/routes/2715315604133172092

6 climbs, loops, not straight up and down
by Andy Terry
05 Jul 2020 20:59
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Beacon socially-distanced day out - Sunday July 19th
Replies: 4
Views: 394

Re: Beacon socially-distanced day out - Sunday July 19th

Great idea Phil. I'm working on a Sensible Six plan.
by Andy Terry
16 Jun 2020 11:00
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Take Away Cafes During Covid
Replies: 22
Views: 2570

Re: Take Away Cafes During Covid

The Carousel Tea Room on Tewkesbury High Street (north end). It has a couple of benches outside. Good for coffee and cake.
by Andy Terry
27 Mar 2020 08:56
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Run Database - Time for an update?
Replies: 6
Views: 1164

Re: Club Run Database - Time for an update?

All my cycling, running and walking routes (600+ since 2011) are in RWGPS, most bike routes start/finish in Bromsgrove.

https://ridewithgps.com/users/17101/routes
by Andy Terry
09 Mar 2020 09:31
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Bogies, snot and phlegm
Replies: 2
Views: 742

Re: Bogies, snot and phlegm

George wrote:
07 Mar 2020 17:55
I reckon that, if there's a Covid-19 carrier on tomorrow's A run, you aren't going to be infected by a snot rocket.
Restricting the A run to 1 rider should sort it
by Andy Terry
07 Mar 2020 07:26
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 8th March
Replies: 22
Views: 2680

Re: Club runs - 8th March

George wrote:
03 Mar 2020 18:12
Sunday's C run will probably be to Alcester, >80km/50mi. However, I need to check with the café first. Also, I'm not going to be able to recce the route beforehand, so if anyone knows of any floods etc down that way, please let me know.
Could you post the route please George?
by Andy Terry
06 Feb 2020 21:08
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Routes for Intro and SC (Short Cafe) Rides - 30-40 miles approx
Replies: 5
Views: 1834

Re: Intro Rides and D Rides - 30-40 miles - Routes

You forgot Akamba in Dickens Heath http://www.akamba.co.uk/

https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31886616

Route includes urban cycleway, canal towpath, a hill, a roman road, lakes and a cafe like no other.
by Andy Terry
04 Jan 2020 19:11
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 5th January
Replies: 21
Views: 3122

Re: Club Runs - 5th January

I will lead the C run to Worcester Country Park. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/10976764 If the C group is quite big or if there is a preference for some riders, Ill lead a faster group to the same place, with maybe a modified starting route to Belbroughton. So, same route to Worcester but a bit fa...
by Andy Terry
05 Aug 2019 16:12
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Volunteers Required - 5th October
Replies: 5
Views: 1362

Re: Volunteers Required - 5th October

I'll do the 15.30 food & drink slot
by Andy Terry
31 Jul 2019 15:58
Forum: Pro Racing
Topic: le Tour
Replies: 9
Views: 2143

Re: le Tour

Philip Whiteman wrote:
31 Jul 2019 08:09
Thanks for the synopsis George. It sounds as though the tour has returned to exciting form. Providing their are no related doping scandals I may well start following it again.
I'm sure the organisers will be mightily relieved to hear that, Philip.
by Andy Terry
28 Jul 2019 21:43
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 28th July
Replies: 9
Views: 2469

Re: Club Runs - 28th July

Sorry, folks - I've just had another look at the forecast and it has got worse. It's now showing rain all day and I don't think anyone would enjoy 100 miles in the wet. So unfortunately, for the second year running I'm going to cancel. Well you win some, you lose some ... Looks like it's going to b...
by Andy Terry
27 Jul 2019 22:22
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 28th July
Replies: 9
Views: 2469

Re: Club Runs - 28th July

The route for Sunday's C 100 https://ridewithgps.com/routes/30651824 Stopping at The Royal Hop Pole (Wetherspoons) Tewkesbury and Expresso Barn, Long Marston. Sorry, folks - I've just had another look at the forecast and it has got worse. It's now showing rain all day and I don't think anyone would...
by Andy Terry
27 Jul 2019 18:18
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 28th July
Replies: 9
Views: 2469

Re: Club Runs - 28th July

The route for Sunday's C 100 https://ridewithgps.com/routes/30651824 Stopping at The Royal Hop Pole (Wetherspoons) Tewkesbury and Expresso Barn, Long Marston. Weather looks OK - light rain to start with - but if it's really chucking it down at around 7.30 I won't be leading this ride. I'll notify o...
by Andy Terry
25 Jul 2019 17:04
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 28th July
Replies: 9
Views: 2469

Re: Club Runs - 28th July

The route for Sunday's C 100 https://ridewithgps.com/routes/30651824

Stopping at The Royal Hop Pole (Wetherspoons) Tewkesbury and Expresso Barn, Long Marston.
by Andy Terry
21 Jul 2019 18:12
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs July, August and September 2019
Replies: 19
Views: 4810

Re: A, B and C Club runs July, August and September 2019

I'll lead a C run 100 on 28th July. 8.15 start. First leg to Tewkesbury for a 'Spoons brunch.
by Andy Terry
21 Jul 2019 18:06
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 21st July
Replies: 12
Views: 3038

Re: Club Runs - 21st July

simplysimon wrote:
21 Jul 2019 17:06
There has been some interest in a longer ride next Sunday
There's a C ride 100 planned for next Sunday, similar pace and route to last year. At 15 mph, yours can be the B ride.
by Andy Terry
04 Jul 2019 23:13
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 7th July
Replies: 17
Views: 3683

Re: Club Runs - 7th July

Mighty Millwall wrote:
04 Jul 2019 16:42
Hi Andy coming out via Barnt Green and then over to Tutnall and passing underneath the Bromsgrove /Redditch dual carriageway . 7/8 miles from Black Horse say 9.45 ish ??
Perfect, thanks.
by Andy Terry
04 Jul 2019 15:30
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 7th July
Replies: 17
Views: 3683

Re: Club Runs - 7th July

I will volunteer to lead the C run. Please be aware although I have some experience of leading bike rides I have never led a Beacon Ride before. Anymore than 12 will be too many . Will aim for 50/55 miles with a café stop around the 30 mile point. Am looking forward to my first ride as the leader s...
by Andy Terry
02 Jun 2019 20:05
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 2nd June
Replies: 16
Views: 3499

Re: Club runs - 2nd June

Thanks for leading, Simon. Not easy keeping such a diverse (is that the right word?) bunch together.
by Andy Terry
21 Apr 2019 15:02
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 21st April
Replies: 12
Views: 3153

Re: Club Runs - 21st April

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The Eco Cafe will have to wait for another day, but Cafe Loco turned out to be a decent substitute.
by Andy Terry
20 Apr 2019 16:14
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 21st April
Replies: 12
Views: 3153

Re: Club Runs - 21st April

I'll lead a C run to the Pump House in Worcester (another new cafe I think) but there's a catch. You'll need to find your way to Tardebigge and I'll lead it from there. Usual start time 9.15 from BH, approx 9.45 at Tardebigge. About 90km (56 miles) round trip.
by Andy Terry
20 Apr 2019 15:56
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Club Kit Order 2019
Replies: 123
Views: 24525

Re: Club Kit Order 2019

Hi Stuart

I have paid £39.60 by PayPal

Thanks for doing this.

Andy
by Andy Terry
15 Mar 2019 16:41
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Club Kit Order 2019
Replies: 123
Views: 24525

Re: Club Kit Order 2019

Hi All, Just to give you an update, this is where we currently stand with orders, so another 4 items required for most items. If you have ordered, please take this opportunity to check I have got what you're after correct, especially those with question marks as I've assumed your size in those inst...
by Andy Terry
15 Mar 2019 16:40
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Club Kit Order 2019
Replies: 123
Views: 24525

Re: Club Kit Order 2019

Anyone know if 'Vero Pro' is anything like the old (2015) 'Pro Fit'? - bit of waffle texture to the material and simple hemmed sleeves not the wide elastic bands, same round the bottom.Img_3933.jpgImg_3935.jpg Hi Andy, I have been sent some samples and this looks pretty much exactly the same as wha...
by Andy Terry
13 Mar 2019 16:07
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Club Kit Order 2019
Replies: 123
Views: 24525

Re: Club Kit Order 2019

SS Vero Pro jersey Medium, please Stu
by Andy Terry
08 Mar 2019 16:55
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Club Kit Order 2019
Replies: 123
Views: 24525

Re: Club Kit Order 2019

Anyone know if 'Vero Pro' is anything like the old (2015) 'Pro Fit'? - bit of waffle texture to the material and simple hemmed sleeves not the wide elastic bands, same round the bottom. (photos removed)
by Andy Terry
30 Dec 2018 23:03
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Curry Night Friday 11th Jan 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 2265

Re: Curry Night Friday 11th Jan 2019

Can you clarify "this side of town" Phil Whiteman? I don't know the curry houses of Drayton. https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Restaurant_Review-g2717761-d3700272-Reviews-Five_Spice-Belbroughton_Worcestershire_England.html Found this in Belbroughton, but maybe something in Bromsgrove? We might have to ...
by Andy Terry
18 Dec 2018 21:21
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 23rd December
Replies: 4
Views: 1967

Re: Club runs - 23rd December

WorcsPhil wrote:
17 Dec 2018 09:33
...whatever measure you use, better be on the safe side.
Stay alive, wait for five (5C that is)
by Andy Terry
15 Oct 2018 16:26
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: Strava question
Replies: 20
Views: 5366

Re: Strava question

I suppose Strava etc. do provide another level of backup although a Dropbox (or similar Cloud storage) account would do that job better. Yes it would, but you wouldn't be able to open the file from there and from time to time I do like to go back and view the details of certain rides or even compar...
by Andy Terry
15 Oct 2018 16:25
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: Strava question
Replies: 20
Views: 5366

Re: Strava question

https://support.strava.com/hc/en-us/articles/216919417-Stationary-Indoor-and-Treadmill-Activities Filtering for indoor rides. How do you selectively filter indoor/virtual rides (or any activity type for that matter) out of your feed? (unless I can't see it or it's a premium I mean summit feature)
by Andy Terry
14 Oct 2018 14:19
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: Strava question
Replies: 20
Views: 5366

Re: Strava question

And another thing - as we move into winter it would be nice if we had the option to filter out Zwift rides.
by Andy Terry
14 Oct 2018 12:02
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: Strava question
Replies: 20
Views: 5366

Re: Strava question

I suppose Strava etc. do provide another level of backup although a Dropbox (or similar Cloud storage) account would do that job better. I think with Strava I was just getting conscious of the amount of time I wasting on there on top of the other social media.
by Andy Terry
14 Oct 2018 11:31
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: Strava question
Replies: 20
Views: 5366

Re: Strava question

Copy the FIT or GPX file off your device onto your computer and it's saved. Back up all your stuff, and it's saved again. Strava, RWGPS etc. are primarily for viewing, sharing and analysis.
by Andy Terry
12 Oct 2018 18:37
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: Strava question
Replies: 20
Views: 5366

Re: Strava question

Would anyone notice or really care if we stopped giving kudos to each other?
by Andy Terry
08 Oct 2018 21:12
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: Strava question
Replies: 20
Views: 5366

Strava question

Is it just me or is the Strava feed such a mess these days that it's hardly worth bothering with?
by Andy Terry
08 Oct 2018 21:01
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 7th October
Replies: 23
Views: 5508

Re: Club runs - 7th October

also on the B run
by Andy Terry
05 Aug 2018 19:00
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 5th August
Replies: 20
Views: 5454

Re: Club Runs - 5th August

On the C run '100 in whatever' (which was in fact 100 in about 8.5)

Andy Terry (L)
Si Walker
Dave Cox
Dave Cole
Adrian Ravenscroft
Neil Evanson
Will Woodhouse
Alex Rybinski
Pete Norman (part)
by Andy Terry
04 Aug 2018 13:58
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 5th August
Replies: 20
Views: 5454

Re: Club Runs - 5th August

The '100' route:

https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28139325

Please put it on your Garmins so we can take turns leading.

And don't forget it's an 8.15 start
by Andy Terry
03 Aug 2018 20:50
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 5th August
Replies: 20
Views: 5454

Re: Club Runs - 5th August

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by Andy Terry
03 Aug 2018 20:49
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 5th August
Replies: 20
Views: 5454

Re: Club Runs - 5th August - C ride

PeteNorman wrote:
03 Aug 2018 18:41
Hi Andy

I have to be back in Brum for mid-day so intend to cut off at Croome and make a fast return if that's ok with you?


Pete Norman
No problem, Pete - see you Sunday
by Andy Terry
28 Jul 2018 22:09
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 29th July
Replies: 10
Views: 3175

Re: Club runs - 29th July

Looking at the latest forecast I'm reluctantly calling off the C run 100 tomorrow. Will do it next week if the weather improves.