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by Nicks_77
12 Aug 2020 22:04
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Sunday 16th August; 8:15 BH; A Run to Albrighton (16-18mph)
Replies: 5
Views: 203

Re: Sunday 16th August; 8:15 BH; A Run to Albrighton (16-18mph)

Nick, if ok with you I’ll provisionally book a place. I’m at work until 2 and given the earlier start I will have to see what time I get in. Always a chance of being held on. If you get six perms then just let me know and drop me out. No problem mate. Let's hope it's a quiet night for you & no late...
by Nicks_77
10 Aug 2020 22:54
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Sunday 16th August; 8:15 BH; A Run to Albrighton (16-18mph)
Replies: 5
Views: 203

Sunday 16th August; 8:15 BH; A Run to Albrighton (16-18mph)

I'll take an A Run to 1232 Cafe in Albrighton. 109km heading out via Kinver returning via Wordsley. Route is as follows: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29874752 8:15am Start from the Black Horse. As per the Club Run rules a max of 6 people per group. Nick Shenton (Leading) Gemma Johnson Pete Warwick...
by Nicks_77
06 Aug 2020 20:48
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Sunday 9th August - A-Ride BH Depart at 09:15 100miler in 5hrs 45 (18mph+)
Replies: 4
Views: 202

Re: Sunday 9th August - A-Ride BH Depart at 09:15 100miler in 5hrs 45 (18mph+)

I'll probably join you boys for part of the route then turn off early.
by Nicks_77
08 Mar 2020 17:32
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 8th March
Replies: 22
Views: 2216

Re: Club runs - 8th March

Not sure if anyone got the message about an earlier start, or I've developed a bad odour but I was the only one on the A Run to Cobhouse Fisheries. I waited until 8:30am then set off solo. Happily Phil Whiteman was at the cafe and we rode the return leg together. On today's billy no mates A Run was:...
by Nicks_77
07 Mar 2020 09:56
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 8th March
Replies: 22
Views: 2216

Re: Club runs - 8th March

Tomorrow's A Run will be to Cobhouse Fisheries - Approx 100km (Note: This will be an 8:30am start)
by Nicks_77
06 Mar 2020 18:39
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 8th March
Replies: 22
Views: 2216

Re: Club runs - 8th March

I'll take the A Run - Destination TBC (8:30am start)
by Nicks_77
26 Jan 2020 22:19
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 26th January
Replies: 14
Views: 2263

Re: Club Runs - 26th January

On today's A Run to Blackminster were:-

Nick Shenton (Leading)
Paul Johnson
Andy Wrightson
Vince Tenant
James Tate
Tommy Tomato
Phil Richards
Adrian Ravenscroft
by Nicks_77
23 Jan 2020 18:27
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 26th January
Replies: 14
Views: 2263

Re: Club Runs - 26th January

This Sunday's A Run re-visits the scene of the original "tomatogate", Blackminster.

Should our glorious club run secretary join us please be aware the sheer sight of a tomato presented to him may result in some incredible hulk style rage. You have been warned!!!
by Nicks_77
22 Jan 2020 10:15
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 26th January
Replies: 14
Views: 2263

Re: Club Runs - 26th January

I'll take the A Run, destination TBC
by Nicks_77
05 Jan 2020 16:14
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 5th January
Replies: 21
Views: 2717

Re: Club Runs - 5th January

Today's A Run to Albrighton was quite an eventful one with 3 separate incidents involving idiot drivers. The first unfortunately resulted in a crash involving Andy & John. Andy came off the worst in his attempt to avoid a van driver who had taken exception to us being on the road/existing and circle...
by Nicks_77
30 Dec 2019 15:47
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 5th January
Replies: 21
Views: 2717

Re: Club Runs - 5th January

I'll take the A Run to either Spiders Web or 1232 Cafe in Albrighton
by Nicks_77
08 Dec 2019 16:38
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 8th December
Replies: 3
Views: 1244

Re: Club runs - 8th December

On todays A/B Run to Evesham with special guest Katie Butler were: Nick Shenton (Leading) Paul Johnson Phil Richards John Williams Chris Ashford Andy Wrightson Alexander Rybinski Katie Butler Thanks to all who came along and made Katie so welcome. I'll post up a link on the FB page once Katie has ed...
by Nicks_77
02 Dec 2019 14:50
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 8th December
Replies: 3
Views: 1244

Re: Club runs - 8th December

I think maybe do Sunday's ride as a combined A/B if no one has any objections but keep the speed at a sensible pace.

It is intended as a social ride afterall especially with our guest rider Katie coming along.
by Nicks_77
26 Nov 2019 21:59
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Northwave Winter cycling boots - Lower Price!!
Replies: 1
Views: 928

Re: Northwave Winter cycling boots

Reduced to £40 or sensible nearest offers
by Nicks_77
12 Nov 2019 18:39
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Northwave Winter cycling boots - Lower Price!!
Replies: 1
Views: 928

Northwave Winter cycling boots - Lower Price!!

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: 2613

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: 2613

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: 2613

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: 15
Views: 3073

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: 2581

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: 2581

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: 2581

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: 3468

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: 3468

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: 3468

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: 3468

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: 3566

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: 3566

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: 3566

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: 3566

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: 2739

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: 2739

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: 3125

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: 3125

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: 3125

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: 2956

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: 2956

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: 3355

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: 4539

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: 4539

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: 4539

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: 2318

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: 2318

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: 4539

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: 4539

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: 2969

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: 2969

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: 2969

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