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by David Cole
28 Oct 2018 16:20
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: The great reunion
Replies: 11
Views: 395

Re: The great reunion

Great to hear this story Oscar. Really good to hear about the reunion between Harry and Dennis. Congratulations on being successful with your detective work

Dave
by David Cole
28 Oct 2018 15:06
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 28th October
Replies: 15
Views: 778

Re: Club Runs - 28th October

C run to Worcester Garden Centre. Steady ride with no incidents except for a detour into a new housing estate south of Droitwich Dave Cole (leader) Mark McConkey Mark Gardner David Stephenson Claire Fudge Toby Hale Matt Hale Adrian McHugh Neil Evanson Dave Little Dave Cox George Barker met us at the...
by David Cole
26 Oct 2018 17:54
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: 2018 Beacon RCC Trophy winners
Replies: 1
Views: 155

2018 Beacon RCC Trophy winners

Here is a list of this year's trophy winners. Well done to all participants and claimants and Congratulations to the winners Touring Champion Stuart White Club Run Points Champion Andy Wrightson Women’s 10-mile TT Champion Gemma Johnson Senior 10-mile TT Champion Roger Cutler Senior 25‐mile TT Champ...
by David Cole
26 Oct 2018 11:00
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 28th October
Replies: 15
Views: 778

Re: Club Runs - 28th October

Best of luck with the LVRC championships Dave

I will lead a C run to Worcester Garden Centre. This will be a fairly slow run

Dave
by David Cole
08 Oct 2018 17:29
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Resignation of the President
Replies: 13
Views: 520

Resignation of the President

Resignation of the President This to inform members of my intention to resign as President of the Beacon Roads Cycling Club at the Annual General Meeting December 6th 2018. I have been President since 2007 and I think it’s time for someone else to take over now. Please give some thought to who you ...
by David Cole
04 Oct 2018 09:17
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Touring Trophy
Replies: 2
Views: 157

Re: Touring Trophy

That would be a good claim Simon. I can see from Strava that you've covered a lot of miles
Dave
by David Cole
30 Sep 2018 19:15
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Touring Trophy
Replies: 2
Views: 157

Touring Trophy

Have you done any cycle touring this year Claims are invited for the Beacon RCC Touring Trophy Touring Champion Club trophy The member who, during the course of the year does the most to promote cycle touring within the club via touring achievements, encouraging others, exploring new areas, photogr...
by David Cole
30 Sep 2018 19:09
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Sportive Trophy and Mountain Bike Trophy
Replies: 0
Views: 81

Sportive Trophy and Mountain Bike Trophy

Sportive Trophy and Mountain Bike Trophy

Have you completed any Sportives or Mountain Bike events this year. Then why not make a claim for one of these trophies

Contact Dave Cole

07572 314 460
daveandann345@btinternet.com
by David Cole
30 Sep 2018 19:06
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Club Person of the Year Trophy
Replies: 0
Views: 87

Club Person of the Year Trophy

Club Person of the Year Trophy The Beacon Club Person of the Year Trophy was established by Trevor Shipway and Tony Shardlow in 1996 to recognise the “unsung heroes of the club”. These unsung heroes are members who work behind the scenes to organise and help with the many activities which contribut...
by David Cole
30 Sep 2018 19:03
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 30th September
Replies: 14
Views: 1516

Re: Club runs - 30th September

C run to Kenilworth. Straightforward club run no incidents. Cafe very good as usual very quick service (for me anyway). No problems for our new rider Mariana who will probably be joining the B run soon. Dave Cole (leader) Dave Little Adrian McHugh David Stevenson Mariana Sorrill Neil Evanson Mark Mc...
by David Cole
28 Sep 2018 11:56
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Claims for Beacon Trophies 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 221

Claims for Beacon Trophies 2018

Claims for Beacon Trophies 2018 The following awards and trophies are available for club members to compete for. Touring Champion Club Run Points Champion Mountain Bike Champion Junior 10-mile TT Champion Women’s 10-mile TT Champion Senior 10-mile TT Champion Junior 25‐mile TT Champion Women’s 25‐m...
by David Cole
27 Sep 2018 19:32
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 30th September
Replies: 14
Views: 1516

Re: Club runs - 30th September

I will lead a C run to Kenilworth
Bring a cycle lock because the Cafe is in the town centre

Dave
by David Cole
23 Sep 2018 13:54
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Wanted - Organiser for the Janet Kelly memorial Open 10 TT
Replies: 0
Views: 98

Wanted - Organiser for the Janet Kelly memorial Open 10 TT

Wanted - Organiser for the Janet Kelly memorial Open 10 mile Time Trial 2019 Martin McGowan has decided to step down from organizing the “Janet Kelly” Open 10 mile Time Trial. He has been running this event for the last two years along with the organising a full series of Club TTs. Martin is going t...
by David Cole
17 Sep 2018 16:47
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Congratulations to Anne Hughes
Replies: 2
Views: 187

Congratulations to Anne Hughes

World Sprint Triathlon Championships Australia

Congratulations to Anne Hughes for winning the Silver medal in the World triathlon sprint championships.

Well done Anne

Dave
by David Cole
16 Sep 2018 16:05
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 16th September
Replies: 11
Views: 700

Re: Club runs - 16th September

Thanks for leading today's C run Pete. Very good route and very nice cafe

Dave
by David Cole
26 Aug 2018 15:22
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 26th August
Replies: 10
Views: 846

Re: Club runs - 26th August

On today's very short Beacon Burst C run
Dave Cole (leader)
Simon Turner
Neil Evanson
Mark Gardner
Adrian McHugh
Luca Tinnirello

Dave
by David Cole
25 Aug 2018 19:31
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 26th August
Replies: 10
Views: 846

Re: Club runs - 26th August

C run change of plan
I will be doing a 2.5 -3 hour burst at C run pace around Warwickshire

Dave
by David Cole
23 Aug 2018 10:41
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 26th August
Replies: 10
Views: 846

Re: Club runs - 26th August

I'll take a C run to Evesham.

The route is here:
https://www.strava.com/activities/1740058494

Dave
by David Cole
19 Aug 2018 19:46
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 19th August
Replies: 9
Views: 850

Re: Club runs - 19th August

I'd be interested to know what the Snorter is so that I know what to avoid in future

Dave
by David Cole
19 Aug 2018 19:04
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 19th August
Replies: 9
Views: 850

Re: Club runs - 19th August

On the C run to Hillers today were:
Dave Cole (leader)
Adrian McHugh
Mark McConkey
Mark Gardner
Huan Dong
Joe Hitchcock
Colin Hall
Mark Russell
Adrian low
Joanne Congerton
Dave Little

At the Cafe
Wally Lowe
George Barker
A steady uneventful ride 55 miles @ 13 mph
by David Cole
15 Aug 2018 17:41
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 19th August
Replies: 9
Views: 850

Re: Club runs - 19th August

I'll lead the C run to Hillers, at Dunnington

Dave
by David Cole
12 Aug 2018 17:43
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: New Beacon RCC Club Chairperson
Replies: 0
Views: 311

New Beacon RCC Club Chairperson

New Chairperson The Beacon RCC needs a new chairperson to lead the club and to chair committee meetings. The main duties of the Chairperson are to: • provide managerial direction for the club. • act as first officer within the club, and make decisions whenever the need arises in consultation with o...
by David Cole
05 Aug 2018 22:31
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 5th August
Replies: 20
Views: 1147

Re: Club Runs - 5th August

Andy
Thanks for leading the 100 mile ride today very interesting route down to Tewksbury, a very steady pace and two excellent cafe stops
Dave
by David Cole
22 Jul 2018 19:31
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 22nd July
Replies: 9
Views: 862

Re: Club runs - 22nd July

Beacon C run to Worcester Garden Centre A very civilised C run with the following members: Dave Cole (leader) Andy Wrightson (also on the B run according to Phil's post above) Joanne Congerton - first Beacon club run Adrian Low - first Beacon club run Wally Lowe Sue Pemberton Tony Webb Colin Edney ...
by David Cole
21 Jul 2018 11:55
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 22nd July
Replies: 9
Views: 862

Re: Club runs - 22nd July

I'll take a slow C run to Blooms Garden Centre Worcester

Dave
by David Cole
02 Jul 2018 23:12
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Congratulations to Dave Hughes
Replies: 1
Views: 283

Congratulations to Dave Hughes

Congratulations to Dave on another succesful Masters National Track Championships
Gold 500m
Gold scratch race
Gold points race
Silver Sprint
Well done Dave
by David Cole
24 Jun 2018 16:23
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 24th June
Replies: 13
Views: 986

Re: Club runs - 24th June

Great ride today Matt. Excellent cafe and I didn't know it existed
Dave
by David Cole
12 Jun 2018 12:41
Forum: Cycling Commercials
Topic: Mobile Cycle repairs
Replies: 0
Views: 152

Mobile Cycle repairs

hi my name is Jason Bolton
I have started a new cycle repair service
with a mobile collection and return service
covering all aspects of cycle repairs
operating in the Worcestershire area


many thanks jason

bolton-jason@sky.com
by David Cole
11 Jun 2018 20:21
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Beacon Kit delivered
Replies: 3
Views: 361

Re: Beacon Kit delivered

I still have the following kit to be collected Receipt numbers 188 189 191193 194 197 199. I do not have the names linked to these numbers. They are available for collection on Wednesday 13th June 1700 - 1900. Please text me beforehand with your receipt number

Dave
by David Cole
10 Jun 2018 20:10
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Beacon Kit delivered
Replies: 3
Views: 361

Re: Beacon Kit delivered

I am available tomorrow evening Monday 11th June from 1600 -1900 if you want to collect your orders

Dave
by David Cole
10 Jun 2018 17:05
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 10th June
Replies: 7
Views: 782

Re: Club runs - 10th June

Beacon RCC C run to Kenilworth
Lovely day for a flat ride to Kenilworth
Dave Cole (leader)
Adrian McHugh
Tony Bird (new to Beacon)
Mark Russell
Mark McKonkey
Mark Gardner
Neil Evanson
Will Woodhouse
Tom Williams ( B run next time)
Dave
by David Cole
09 Jun 2018 14:50
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 10th June
Replies: 7
Views: 782

Re: Club runs - 10th June

I can take a slow C run to Kenilworth
Dave
by David Cole
09 Jun 2018 14:27
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Beacon Kit delivered
Replies: 3
Views: 361

Beacon Kit delivered

The kit has arrived and you can collect it from 345 Heath Road South, Northfield, B312BJ. I am there today from 1600 -1800 and tomorrow from 1600- 1800. Can you text me with your receipt number, to let me know you are coming. I need the receipt number to ensure the correct items go to each member. D...
by David Cole
03 Jun 2018 17:47
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Important: New LMTT organiser sought from 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 298

Re: Important: New LMTT organiser sought from 2020

Thanks James
That's really good to hear, I will phone you this week to discuss this and what is involved.
I'm sure you would be able to do a very good
Dave
by David Cole
02 Jun 2018 17:34
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Club kit order - deadline 31 March
Replies: 26
Views: 1802

Re: Club kit order - deadline 31 March

Unfortunately the kit order was sent to the wrong address, so it has now been re-posted. I have asked about tracking the delivery, but did not get a response. Tom the Bodhi rep is on holiday this week and so I have only had one message from him.
I have sent PMs to Omar and Lapin

Dave
by David Cole
25 May 2018 14:30
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Club kit order - deadline 31 March
Replies: 26
Views: 1802

Re: Club kit order - deadline 31 March

I'm afraid I still haven't received the kit order I was hoping to have it before the weekend.

Dave
by David Cole
23 May 2018 23:16
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Club kit order - deadline 31 March
Replies: 26
Views: 1802

Re: Club kit order - deadline 31 March

Tom posted the kit on Tuesday
so I should receive it tomorrow
Dave
by David Cole
21 May 2018 18:06
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Janet Kelly 10 mile TT Sun 17 June 8.00 -11.00
Replies: 9
Views: 690

Janet Kelly 10 mile TT Sun 17 June 8.00 -11.00

Beacon Open 10 TT Janet Kelly Memorial Trophy Sunday 17th June 8.00 - 11.00 Are you available to help at the Open 10 TT We need 8 Marshals 2 Pushers off car park attendant 7.30 - 9.00 Someone to put signs out Please let me know If you are able to help please let me have your mobile phone number and ...
by David Cole
20 May 2018 17:20
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 20th May
Replies: 19
Views: 1497

Re: Club runs - 20th May

Thanks for leading todays ride Dave. Really enjoyed being out with the C run again + a very interesting route.
Dave
by David Cole
09 May 2018 14:55
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Club kit order - deadline 31 March
Replies: 26
Views: 1802

Re: Club kit order - deadline 31 March

Message from Tom Mellor at Bodhi

Hi Dave,

I have had plenty of questions as well.

The kit should be with you by the latest of 29th May. Hopefully the week earlier. That will make it just over 7 weeks after the webshop shut, so hopefully everyone is happy :-)


Thanks
Tom
by David Cole
08 May 2018 16:27
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: New Club Record
Replies: 18
Views: 920

Re: New Club Record

Well done Simon. Exellent time
by David Cole
30 Apr 2018 17:31
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Roger Shayes
Replies: 4
Views: 434

Roger Shayes

Roger Shayes

I have just heard from Roger Shayes, he had a 6 hour operation at the end of March to repair an aortic aneurysm. He has lost 7lbs in weight since then and is still feeling weak and he tires easily. However he sounds in good spirits and we wish him well for a full recovery.

Dave
by David Cole
26 Apr 2018 18:01
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: Dave Hughes LVRC TT Champion
Replies: 5
Views: 404

Dave Hughes LVRC TT Champion

Dave Hughes LVRC National Time Trial Champion, Napton, Warks, 22nd April

Congratulations to Dave for coming first in his group in The LVRC National Time Trial Championships
Well done Dave

Dave
by David Cole
24 Apr 2018 18:20
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Panier racks etc
Replies: 3
Views: 426

Panier racks etc

2 x aluminium pannier racks
2 X Blackburn low rider front pannier racks
Handlebar bag + fittings
Camelback hydration pack (unused)

All free to anyone who wants them

Dave

07572 314 460
daveandann345@btinternet.com
by David Cole
29 Mar 2018 19:31
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: 15th April LMTT 10 marshals needed
Replies: 4
Views: 506

15th April LMTT 10 marshals needed

Beacon Little Mountain Time Trial Sunday 15th April 2018 745 - 1200 This is a major event in the Beacon Calendar and we need everyone who is not riding to help, if they are available. Please let me know if you are able to help with this event. So far we have the following volunteers to marshal BUT W...
by David Cole
26 Mar 2018 16:21
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Club kit order - deadline 31 March
Replies: 26
Views: 1802

Re: Club kit order - deadline 31 March

Ben
I don't think we will be buying any shorts for at present only short sleeved jerseys.
Dave
by David Cole
26 Mar 2018 11:01
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Club kit order - deadline 31 March
Replies: 26
Views: 1802

Re: Club kit order - deadline 31 March

I have to support Laurence's comments about the Bodhi kit. The committee was in a difficult position, there were problems with deliveries of kit from Giordana and so an alternate supplier had to be found. Bodhi responded to the complaints about the original order from them and we we under pressure f...
by David Cole
26 Mar 2018 10:48
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Club kit order - deadline 31 March
Replies: 26
Views: 1802

Re: Club kit order - deadline 31 March

Hi Ben
My own experience in trying on the golden eye kit is that sizes are comparable with Giordana. Unfortunately the club cannot agree to swap kit, sorry

Dave
by David Cole
25 Mar 2018 18:59
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Garmin Edge 810 switches itself off mid-ride
Replies: 4
Views: 421

Re: Garmin Edge 810 switches itself off mid-ride

It happened to me with my Edge 705 last year on Georges retro ride. It was near Inkberrow and happened to one other rider in the same place

Dave