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by Nicks_77
12 Nov 2019 18:39
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Northwave Winter cycling boots
Replies: 0
Views: 63

Northwave Winter cycling boots

Selling as I’ve hardly used them.

Northwave Fahrenheit 2 Gore Tex cycling boots

These are exceptionally warm boots which are Water proof due to the Gore Tex outer shell.

Size 8 - Black

In excellent condition

£50
by Nicks_77
03 Nov 2019 17:43
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - November 3rd
Replies: 16
Views: 729

Re: Club Runs - November 3rd

On today’s A Run to Albrighton (Sponsored by Mcvities Rich Tea) were:

Nick Shenton (Leading)
Paul Johnson
Vince Tenant
James Tate
Andy Wrightson
Ed Moss

Thanks all for another textbook A Run.
by Nicks_77
01 Nov 2019 20:58
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - November 3rd
Replies: 16
Views: 729

Re: Club Runs - November 3rd

This weeks A run will be to either Spiders Web at Cosford or 1232 Cafe in Albrighton.

I’ll decide on the morning which one we’ll go to but both destinations are about the same distance.
by Nicks_77
28 Oct 2019 15:42
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - November 3rd
Replies: 16
Views: 729

Re: Club Runs - November 3rd

I'll take the A Run this Sunday - Destination TBC (Possibly a bit earlier start)
by Nicks_77
08 Oct 2019 16:40
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs October, November and December 2019
Replies: 6
Views: 698

Re: A, B and C Club runs October, November and December 2019

I'll take the B Run on the 8th December which will be to Evesham.

This ride will be joined by the Beacon Dinner guest speaker Katie Butler.
by Nicks_77
23 Sep 2019 09:10
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 22nd September
Replies: 13
Views: 991

Re: Club Runs - 22nd September

Only 2 of us out on yesterday's burst:

Nick Shenton
Andy Wrightson
by Nicks_77
21 Sep 2019 18:27
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 22nd September
Replies: 13
Views: 991

Re: Club Runs - 22nd September

Tomorrow's weather looks positively awful but i'll still be heading over to the BH for an 8:15 start for a non stop ride. The route looks something like this but may be cut short if time/weather is against us getting to the hill climb. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31163712 Given my lack of riding ...
by Nicks_77
20 Sep 2019 13:53
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 22nd September
Replies: 13
Views: 991

Re: Club Runs - 22nd September

In the interests of keeping to club traditions for the Hill Climb Championships, this Sundays ride will be a burst ending at the Hill climb around 10’ish. As a 9:15 start will give little time for a decent ride I propose an 8:15 start from the BH. Route to be decided unless the club secretary decide...
by Nicks_77
09 Sep 2019 11:48
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 8th September
Replies: 20
Views: 1392

Re: Club runs - 8th September

neil_evanson wrote:
09 Sep 2019 08:07
Nick

Just a gentle reminder I also was on today's sort but sweet B run.

Neil Evanson.
Sorry Neil - I knew I'd miss someone :oops:
by Nicks_77
08 Sep 2019 22:49
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 8th September
Replies: 20
Views: 1392

Re: Club runs - 8th September

On today’s short but sweet B Run to Alcester were:

Nick Shenton(Leading)
James Tate
Fanella Brown
Ewan Ross
Cedric G
John Williams
Mark Parish
Noel O’Dwyer
Matt Ford
Neil Evanson
by Nicks_77
06 Sep 2019 17:06
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 8th September
Replies: 20
Views: 1392

Re: Club runs - 8th September

Sunday's B Run will be to Alcester - Approx 60 miles
by Nicks_77
05 Sep 2019 16:15
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 8th September
Replies: 20
Views: 1392

Re: Club runs - 8th September

I'll take this weeks B Run - Destination TBC
by Nicks_77
02 Sep 2019 08:16
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 1st September
Replies: 21
Views: 1396

Re: Club Runs - 1st September

Perfect conditions on what will probably be the last long A Run of the season today. A large turnout of riders who enjoyed a circular route around Birmingham. Thanks to all who came along. Nick Shenton (Leading) Phil Richards (Mr PBP) Paul Johnson (Love Staffordshire ambassador) Neil Orchard Neil Ly...
by Nicks_77
31 Aug 2019 09:35
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 1st September
Replies: 21
Views: 1396

Re: Club Runs - 1st September

Nick Where and what distance are the stops on the A run? For those of us who don't do 200 km before-breakfast, need to know how much food to carry and if I'm going to survive. Have yet to do even a 100 miler this season :shock: There will be a cafe/shop stop approximately every 50km give or take bu...
by Nicks_77
28 Aug 2019 15:52
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 1st September
Replies: 21
Views: 1396

Re: Club Runs - 1st September

This weeks A Run is another 200km jaunt around the lanes and roads of the Midlands. This time we'll be revisiting our own Mr Richards Circumcision of Birmingham route. I've had to tweak it a bit as it wasn't actually 200km for those of us wanting to submit a DIY Audax entry for September. Here is t...
by Nicks_77
27 Aug 2019 17:18
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 1st September
Replies: 21
Views: 1396

Re: Club Runs - 1st September

This weeks A Run is another 200km jaunt around the lanes and roads of the Midlands. This time we'll be revisiting our own Mr Richards Circumcision of Birmingham route. I've had to tweak it a bit as it wasn't actually 200km for those of us wanting to submit a DIY Audax entry for September. Here is th...
by Nicks_77
25 Aug 2019 22:34
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: CLUB RUNS - 25th August
Replies: 14
Views: 1189

Re: CLUB RUNS - 25th August

On today’s earlier B Run to Brewood were:

Nick Shenton (Leading)
Alistair Hey
Claire Fudge
Lee Spears
by Nicks_77
23 Aug 2019 12:07
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: CLUB RUNS - 25th August
Replies: 14
Views: 1189

Re: CLUB RUNS - 25th August

In the absence of anyone putting their hands up I'll take a steady B Run this week to either Brewood or Albrighton, I'll make a decision on the morning but it will be approx 70-80 miles BH to BH. The weather is looking hot and sunny & as it's a Bank Holiday weekend it would be good to get back early...
by Nicks_77
18 Aug 2019 21:02
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 18th August
Replies: 13
Views: 1337

Re: Club runs - 18th August

On today’s A Run to Malvern (Including Paul’s totally unnecessary extra climb) :roll: Nick Shenton (Leading - sometimes from the front, but mainly from the back today) Neil Orchard Neil Lynch Paul Johnson Ben Crone Barry (Birthday) Evans Andy Wrightson Jon Sadler James Bendle Spencer Tapia Thanks to...
by Nicks_77
16 Aug 2019 10:28
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 18th August
Replies: 13
Views: 1337

Re: Club runs - 18th August

Ooooo do tell me more Paul..... This Sunday’s weather is looking half decent so we’ll do Paul’s route to Malvern. Route as per his post for the 11th August out via Belbroughton approx 90 miles all in. 8:15 am start from the Black Horse. Nick does that include the secret climb i had planned that's no...
by Nicks_77
15 Aug 2019 17:56
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 18th August
Replies: 13
Views: 1337

Re: Club runs - 18th August

This Sunday’s weather is looking half decent so we’ll do Paul’s route to Malvern.

Route as per his post for the 11th August out via Belbroughton approx 90 miles all in.

8:15 am start from the Black Horse.
by Nicks_77
11 Aug 2019 15:14
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 11th August
Replies: 13
Views: 1318

Re: Club Runs - 11th August

On today's blustery, humid, wet, repeat... A ride to Evesham were: Nick Shenton (Leading) James Tate Barry Evans Andy Wrightson Neil Lynch Neil Orchard Phil (PBP) Richards Spencer Tapia Kevin Young John Sadler Andy McGrath Peter Warwick John Hitchcock joined us for part of the outward route but turn...
by Nicks_77
10 Aug 2019 10:26
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 11th August
Replies: 13
Views: 1318

Re: Club Runs - 11th August

I’ll take the A Run in Paul’s absence but it will be to Evesham leaving at the normal start time from the Black Horse.

Approx 65 miles door to door.
by Nicks_77
03 Aug 2019 16:48
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 4th August
Replies: 18
Views: 1523

Re: Club Runs - 4th August

Cracking the whip like an Army Major tomorrow eh Mr Whiteman? B Run. Destination: Wyre Forest. Dep: 0915 On Sunday I will expect observance of club run rules on etiquette. In particular EVERY RIDER repeating shouts so that every receives a warning. NO sudden stopping without warning. 'Holding your l...
by Nicks_77
30 Jul 2019 17:26
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs July, August and September 2019
Replies: 19
Views: 2443

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

I'll take the A Run on the 22nd September - Destination TBC
by Nicks_77
30 Jul 2019 17:24
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs July, August and September 2019
Replies: 19
Views: 2443

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

I'll also lead the A Run on the 1st September - Destination TBC
by Nicks_77
30 Jul 2019 17:23
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs July, August and September 2019
Replies: 19
Views: 2443

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

I'll take the A Run on the 18th August - Destination TBC
by Nicks_77
28 Jul 2019 18:51
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 28th July
Replies: 9
Views: 1145

Re: Club Runs - 28th July

Despite looking at the Met Office radar yesterday and seeing no rain to the South of Kinver I decided to press on with the extended A Run this morning. All was well at the Black Horse with 4 other optomistic souls as we haeded North. Not a drop of rain was felt until leaving Brewood but then a dry s...
by Nicks_77
24 Jul 2019 17:15
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 28th July
Replies: 9
Views: 1145

Re: Club Runs - 28th July

Sunday's A Run to Brewood also has the option of continuing on with myself to do a 200km route. Posted below are the 2 routes: 200km Option - https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28394117 130km Option - https://ridewithgps.com/routes/16856259 (Please Note this GPX File starts & ends at Belbroughton) The p...
by Nicks_77
13 Jul 2019 21:56
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs July, August and September 2019
Replies: 19
Views: 2443

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

The A Run on the 28th will be to Brewood with the option of continuing on to make it 200km after the cafe stop.

The 200km option will carry on from Brewood up to Eccleshall, Stone, Milford then back to Brewood and home.

This will be an 8:15 start from the Black Horse.
by Nicks_77
09 Jul 2019 07:39
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs July, August and September 2019
Replies: 19
Views: 2443

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

I'll take the A Run 28th July to Spiders Web or Lazy Days
by Nicks_77
30 Jun 2019 13:39
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 30th June
Replies: 13
Views: 1669

Re: Club Runs - 30th June

An early start meant a lunchtime finish on today's brisk paced B Run to Albrighton. A great little group on a well disciplined ride, thanks to all who came along. Nick Shenton (Leading) Fanella Brown Alistair Hey Phil Gameson James Bendle Noel Dwyer A warm Beacon welcome to newcomer Ewan Ross. Hope ...
by Nicks_77
26 Jun 2019 10:05
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 30th June
Replies: 13
Views: 1669

Re: Club Runs - 30th June

This weeks B Run will be to the 1232 Cafe in Albrighton - 103km BH to BH.
by Nicks_77
25 Jun 2019 08:21
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 30th June
Replies: 13
Views: 1669

Re: Club Runs - 30th June

I'll take a B Run this week which will be no more than 100km as I need to be back early. This will be an 8:15 start.

Destination - TBC
by Nicks_77
09 Jun 2019 17:42
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 9th June
Replies: 15
Views: 2178

Re: Club Runs - 9th June

In the absence of our glorious leader Mr Richards I took the reigns on what was a swift A Run to Wellesbourne.

Nick Shenton (Leading)
Paul Johnson
Neil Lynch
Neil Orchard
Tom Jansons
Ka Li
Andy Wrightson
Phil Elwell
Fanella Brown
Vince Tenant

Thanks all, another textbook club ride.
by Nicks_77
07 Jun 2019 20:54
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 9th June
Replies: 15
Views: 2178

Re: Club Runs - 9th June

I don't know what's happened with this message appearing everywhere...perhaps, I sub-consciously want EVERYONE to see it. In any case, PLEASE CAN WE HAVE A B-RIDE LEADER PLEASE! The A-ride will go to Wellesbourne this week, using this unusual route https://ridewithgps.com/routes/19427604 76 miles, ...
by Nicks_77
02 Jun 2019 21:59
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 2nd June
Replies: 16
Views: 1833

Re: Club runs - 2nd June

On today’s hilly, warm & wet A Run to Ludlow were:

Nick Shenton (Leading)
Phil Richards
Phil Elwell
Neil Lynch
Vince Tenant
Andy Wrightson
Jon Williams
Ka Li

Thanks everyone for a great ride, I promise the climbing is nowhere near as brutal on my 300 in a couple of weeks time.
by Nicks_77
01 Jun 2019 17:31
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 2nd June
Replies: 16
Views: 1833

Re: Club runs - 2nd June

slogfester wrote:
01 Jun 2019 10:39
Nick, might try again to pick you up for a few hours. Which way are you coming through?
Heading out via Belbroughton. The road was back open again when I rode through this afternoon, just need to take care due to the loose chippings.
by Nicks_77
29 May 2019 19:49
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 2nd June
Replies: 16
Views: 1833

Re: Club runs - 2nd June

Sunday’s A Run will start at 8:15 with a visit to Ludlow, approx 80 miles BH to BH.

This will be a very hilly route taking in Clee Hill on the return journey.

A great way to test your climbing legs if you’re doing my 300 in a few weeks time.
by Nicks_77
25 May 2019 20:49
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 26th May
Replies: 19
Views: 2516

Re: Club runs - 26th May

In the absence of Paul's A Run this week. I'll change my B to an A & we'll go to Evesham. Nick, got a route and what is the time of departure? Need to get back early tomorrow, so will probably peel off somewhere. Will you still be intact?! Barry, Normal time unless otherwise stated. Out via Tardebi...
by Nicks_77
25 May 2019 11:03
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 26th May
Replies: 19
Views: 2516

Re: Club runs - 26th May

In the absence of Paul's A Run this week. I'll change my B to an A & we'll go to Evesham.
by Nicks_77
20 May 2019 19:51
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 26th May
Replies: 19
Views: 2516

Re: Club runs - 26th May

I’ll take the B Run this Sunday.

I was originally planning to do Paul’s A Run but Mrs Shenton has enforced a curfew this week :( . I value my testicles so I’d rather take a berating from Mr Johnson than end up with squashed man veg.

Destination TBC
by Nicks_77
16 May 2019 17:26
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Mavic Aksium Wheelset
Replies: 0
Views: 449

Mavic Aksium Wheelset

Used but in good condition

Mavic Aksium wheelset - These have hardly been used and have plenty of life left in them.

10/11 Speed Shimano/SRAM hub.

£60 For the pair

DM me or tel/text 07595971540
by Nicks_77
12 May 2019 19:03
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 12th May
Replies: 6
Views: 1167

Re: Club Runs - 12th May

On today’s faster than anticipated A Run to Brewood were:

Nick Shenton (Leading)
Paul Johnson
Andy Wrightson
James Bendle
Simon White
by Nicks_77
11 May 2019 18:01
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 12th May
Replies: 6
Views: 1167

Re: Club Runs - 12th May

Nick The Velo goes north! Shouldn't we be going south? And South will be warmer for out-of-habitat antipodeans! Barry Velo goes mainly East towards Coventry, we will be heading out towards Cosford which is North West. Plus you come into contact with the Velo lot until the the return journey back in...
by Nicks_77
10 May 2019 22:21
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 12th May
Replies: 6
Views: 1167

Re: Club Runs - 12th May

Apologies for the late posting of this weeks destination, I’ve been a bit busy riding the cobbles of Flanders this week.

To avoid the madness of the Velo this Sunday the A Run will once again head North, most likely to Spiders Web but I might change my mind on the day.
by Nicks_77
05 May 2019 17:52
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Exposure Light - Price Reduced
Replies: 1
Views: 703

Re: Exposure Light

Now reduced to £200
by Nicks_77
05 May 2019 14:34
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 5th May
Replies: 10
Views: 1748

Re: Club runs - 5th May

On today's B Run to Albrighton were: Nick Shenton (Leading) James Tate Neil Lynch Phil Whiteman Matt Hale Toby Hale Laurie Derbyshire Richard Leaper Phil Gameson Joe Perini Andy Owen John Soade Andy McGrath Robert Wade Alistair Hey joined the ride from the Black Horse but peeled off at Kinver. Thank...
by Nicks_77
02 May 2019 15:21
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 5th May
Replies: 10
Views: 1748

Re: Club runs - 5th May

This weeks B Run will be to the 1232 Cafe in Albrighton

The route is approx 100km
by Nicks_77
30 Apr 2019 11:36
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 5th May
Replies: 10
Views: 1748

Re: Club runs - 5th May

I'll take the B Run this week - Destination TBC