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by Andy Terry
27 Aug 2021 11:46
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Vintage club run 30/8/21 - DETAILS ADDED
Replies: 49
Views: 1901

Re: Vintage club run 30/8/21 - DETAILS ADDED

I think it's OK at the moment, but in wet conditions the Shell Ford bridge crossing gets very messy. Thanks, Andy. It's a few weeks since I crossed there, but it's been dry recently, so I think the footbridge will be okay. If anyone's unhappy about crossing there, we can always continue to Himbolto...
by Andy Terry
25 Aug 2021 16:21
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Vintage club run 30/8/21 - DETAILS ADDED
Replies: 49
Views: 1901

Re: Vintage club run 30/8/21 - DETAILS ADDED

I think it's OK at the moment, but in wet conditions the Shell Ford bridge crossing gets very messy.
by Andy Terry
22 Aug 2021 08:54
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: C Run Sunday 22 August Arley Arboretum
Replies: 11
Views: 448

Re: C Run Sunday 22 August Arley Arboretum

Late decision. I'll meet you at Arley.
by Andy Terry
21 Aug 2021 17:56
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Vintage club run 30/8/21 - DETAILS ADDED
Replies: 49
Views: 1901

Re: Vintage club run 30/8/21 - DETAILS ADDED

I wonder if there would be any takers for an earlier start, doing the long route reversed.
by Andy Terry
24 Jul 2021 22:28
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: C Run Sunday 25th July Lavender Hall Ride Full
Replies: 15
Views: 545

Re: C Run Sunday 25th July Lavender Hall Ride Full

Once again, I'll aim to meet one of the groups on the way or at the cafe. Happy to lead a half-group on the return if needed.
by Andy Terry
18 Jul 2021 20:17
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Vintage club run 30/8/21 - DETAILS ADDED
Replies: 49
Views: 1901

Re: Vintage club run 30/8/21

George, please add me to the list. (1990 Holdsworth)
by Andy Terry
17 Jul 2021 18:01
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: C RUN - Worcester Country Park Sunday 18th July 9.00am RIDE FULL
Replies: 16
Views: 683

Re: C RUN - Worcester Country Park Sunday 18th July 9.00am RIDE FULL

I'll meet you at the cafe and ride back with one of the groups.
by Andy Terry
20 Jun 2021 15:44
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: 100 mile C run Sunday June 27th RIDE FULL
Replies: 32
Views: 1586

Re: 100 mile C run Sunday June 27th RIDE FULL

David Cole wrote:
18 Jun 2021 13:34
Hi Andy we'll be stopping at Defford at 11.00 and Hillers between 1430-1500. I'll plot the route and upload it to the Message Board
Dave
Thanks Dave. I've just remembered I have a running event that day so I won't be riding my bike.
by Andy Terry
17 Jun 2021 15:49
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: 100 mile C run Sunday June 27th RIDE FULL
Replies: 32
Views: 1586

Re: 100 mile C run Sunday June 27th RIDE FULL

Hi Dave. Put me down as a reserve please. If it remains full, I'll meet you at one of the cafes. Is there a GPS route somewhere?
Andy
by Andy Terry
12 Jun 2021 21:05
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: ‪Sunday 13th June - RIDE FULL - 80 miles to Tewkesbury at 14 mph - 8:30 meet 8:40depart.‬
Replies: 23
Views: 967

Re: ‪Sunday 13th June- 80 miles to Tewkesbury at 14 mph - 8:30 meet 8:40depart.‬

Mariana278 wrote:
12 Jun 2021 19:59
Hey Andy I hope I bump into you, just doing 57 miles of it leaving 8:39 with the guys :)
I think you'll be 20-30 min ahead of me but I'll look out anyway
by Andy Terry
12 Jun 2021 19:44
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: ‪Sunday 13th June - RIDE FULL - 80 miles to Tewkesbury at 14 mph - 8:30 meet 8:40depart.‬
Replies: 23
Views: 967

Re: ‪Sunday 13th June- 80 miles to Tewkesbury at 14 mph - 8:30 meet 8:40depart.‬

I'm planning a ride to Tewkesbury tomorrow using mostly the same route, starting from Bromsgrove, and leaving early. If you see me on the road give me a wave!
by Andy Terry
05 Jun 2021 18:06
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Sunday 6th June C ride The View Café in Wootton Wawen 13pmh
Replies: 8
Views: 560

Re: Sunday 6th June C ride The View Café in Wootton Wawen 13pmh

bikercolin wrote:
05 Jun 2021 11:52
There is a gap in the lower road for cyclists and pedestrians
:D
by Andy Terry
04 Jun 2021 20:55
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Sunday 6th June C ride The View Café in Wootton Wawen 13pmh
Replies: 8
Views: 560

Re: Sunday 6th June C ride The View Café in Wootton Wawen 13pmh

Mariana, I am thinking of meeting you at the cafe or en route. On the way back we might need to divert round Earlswood Lakes if the road is still closed.
by Andy Terry
29 May 2021 22:12
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Sun 30th May - 'Let's go to chuch' C+ ride - 71 miles. Depart 9:10
Replies: 38
Views: 1729

Re: Sun 30th May - 'Let's go to chuch' C+ ride - 71 miles. Depart 9:10

Cedric I can only do about 50 miles of this route tomorrow as I need to be home by 2pm any way the route can me made shorter and I will make my way home in my own ? Thanks If I was you I'd want to miss out the long A road stretch into Pershore. Leave the route at Drakes Broughton and cut across Wal...
by Andy Terry
29 May 2021 11:56
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Sun 30th May - 'Let's go to chuch' C+ ride - 71 miles. Depart 9:10
Replies: 38
Views: 1729

Re: Sun 30th May - RIDE FULL - 'Let's go to chuch' C+ ride - 71 miles. Depart 9:10

Sorry, not able to make it on Sunday so someone can have my place.
by Andy Terry
04 May 2021 20:30
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: POSTPONED TILL SATURDAY 31ST JULY - Saturday 3rd July 2021 - Beacon RCC Diamond Anniversary Weston Run
Replies: 42
Views: 2652

Re: Saturday 3rd July 2021 - Beacon RCC Diamond Anniversary Weston Run

From what I remember the route is: A38 all the way into Bristol, get a bit lost in the one way system, A370 to Weston. Then reverse to come home.

Thinking about it, you could make a nice leisurely 3 day tour: roughly Hereford, Wye Valley, Severn crossing, Weston, Bath, Cotswolds, home
by Andy Terry
03 May 2021 09:56
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Sunday 2nd May C The Farm at Snitterfield, maximum 6 riders 9am
Replies: 11
Views: 776

Re: Sunday 2nd May C The Farm at Snitterfield, maximum 6 riders 9am

Thanks Pete and nice to get a point on the board.
by Andy Terry
02 May 2021 08:46
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Sunday 2nd May C The Farm at Snitterfield, maximum 6 riders 9am
Replies: 11
Views: 776

Re: Sunday 2nd May C The Farm at Snitterfield, maximum 6 riders 9am

Still under 6 so I'm going to try and meet you at the cafe
by Andy Terry
16 Feb 2021 08:47
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: 2021 AND AUDAX EVENTS
Replies: 8
Views: 1314

Re: 2021 AND AUDAX EVENTS

Thanks. Good to see some shorter events being organised.
by Andy Terry
11 Feb 2021 22:55
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: 2021 AND AUDAX EVENTS
Replies: 8
Views: 1314

Re: 2021 AND AUDAX EVENTS

Remind us what a Brevet Populaire is exactly?
by Andy Terry
19 Aug 2020 16:39
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Cancelled
Replies: 2
Views: 550

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: 2489

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: 2489

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: 1796

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: 757

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: 1161

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: 1377

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: 897

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: 26
Views: 6389

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: 1929

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: 1156

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: 5192

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: 7
Views: 4147

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: 5092

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: 2050

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: 3621

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: 3920

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: 3920

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: 3920

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: 3920

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: 7340

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: 4705

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: 5869

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: 5869

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: 5625

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: 4815

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.