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by bikercolin
30 Jan 2019 19:54
Forum: Audaxes & Cyclosportives
Topic: Danny Mason Highlands challenge
Replies: 2
Views: 263

Danny Mason Highlands challenge

http://www.shropshirehighlandschallenge.co.uk/

Entry open for the 2019 Danny Mason Shropshire Highlands challenge.
He loves to meet up and reminisce with Beacon members.
by bikercolin
25 Jan 2019 22:49
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Brompton M6
Replies: 1
Views: 457

Re: Brompton M6

Best price of £800
by bikercolin
20 Jan 2019 14:32
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 20th January
Replies: 10
Views: 998

Re: Club runs - 20th January

C Run
A lovely C run to Alcester, nothing extraordinary to report.
In attendance
Colin Hall (leading)
Margaret Ehrenberg
Matt Stanczyjzyn
Gary Mac
Neil Evenson
Dave Cox
Joanne Congerton
Adrian Low
by bikercolin
31 Dec 2018 19:07
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Brompton M6
Replies: 1
Views: 457

Brompton M6

As new Brompton M6 2018 model -12% gearing, firm suspension block, Schwalbe Marathon tyres ortlieb bag and block. rrp for these is £1130 +100 for the bag.
Sell for £900
by bikercolin
30 Dec 2018 20:49
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Wheelsets
Replies: 0
Views: 214

Wheelsets

Hope pro 2 hubs rear hub width 130, 10 speed. Mavic open pro rims, rear wheel rebuilt by Paul Austin ( new rims and spokes) about 200 miles ago. True with silky smooth hubs and 32 Sapin spokes front and rear, Sold Wheel set taken from my 29er 6 bolt KT hubs rear width 135, cup and cone bearing type....
by bikercolin
30 Dec 2018 20:34
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 29/700 tyres
Replies: 0
Views: 147

29/700 tyres

Shwalbe Marathon Supreme 700/50 or 29/2''perfect for touring or commuting on a 29er
£40 as new with boxes done around 20 miles.
by bikercolin
11 Jul 2018 11:57
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Surly Straggler size 54 Sold
Replies: 0
Views: 339

Surly Straggler size 54 Sold

Hi I have a Surly Straggler (2015) for sale, I have owned it from new. It just does not get the use it deserves. Mainly due to my shoulder surgury. My Garmin shows 220 miles covered since new. As new condition. No marks dings or dents. I would say the size 54 if perfect for my 5'10". I find it very ...
by bikercolin
07 Jul 2018 12:53
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Trevor Jarvis hand built bike (SOLD)
Replies: 6
Views: 879

Re: Trevor Jarvis hand built bike

I spoke to Danny Mason at his Ludlow sportive, he was asking after Sheila's health, and reminiscing of his times with The Beacon with amazing memory and enthusiasm.
by bikercolin
30 Jun 2018 23:23
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Also free to a good home
Replies: 1
Views: 443

Re: Also free to a good home

Lovely Bag
Thanks Neil
by bikercolin
21 Dec 2017 23:52
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Clear Vinyl Wrap
Replies: 7
Views: 1473

Re: Clear Vinyl Wrap

Had this on my Mercian for four years, best to search for helecopter tape.

http://cpc.farnell.com/c/tools-maintena ... opter-tape
by bikercolin
27 Aug 2017 15:56
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 27th August
Replies: 12
Views: 2256

Re: Club runs - 27th August

Many thanks to George for a great day on the C vintage run today🚵🏻
by bikercolin
20 Aug 2017 16:42
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 20th August
Replies: 12
Views: 2775

Re: Club runs - 20th August

great B run to Harvington today with Andy, should we consider an award for the leader attracting an epic crowd onto the B run today?
by bikercolin
26 Feb 2017 21:50
Forum: Other Rides & Touring
Topic: HONC 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 480

HONC 2017

I have a spare entry for the 2017 event, Simon Turner can't take part this year. there are no refunds but the website advises the entry may be transferable.
by bikercolin
04 Dec 2016 08:25
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 4th December
Replies: 21
Views: 2893

C Ride

Sorry to say he C Group
C Ride cancelled due to the icy conditions, far to hazardous for the planned route
by bikercolin
03 Dec 2016 20:11
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 4th December
Replies: 21
Views: 2893

C run

Hi all think of this weeks C run as simalar to a blast, non stoping and back in Northfield by 1pm latest, around 70k
by bikercolin
03 Dec 2016 00:03
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: C Run Beacon Bumble
Replies: 2
Views: 543

C Run Beacon Bumble

If anyone fancies i would lead a Beacon Bumble. This would be in the styl of a blast but at C run speed out into Warwickshire via Earlswood, Ullenall Great Aln as far as Acester around 70k and back into Northfield before one.
by bikercolin
20 Nov 2016 13:22
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 20th November
Replies: 21
Views: 2975

Beacon C 20/11

Beacon C Blast
Colin Hall (leading)
Mark McConkey
by bikercolin
15 May 2016 17:04
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 15th May
Replies: 65
Views: 7214

Sunday rides

As a newish club member I feel I must comment. Please be careful with criticism ment or not of the ride leaders and members. The. reason I joined Beacon was it was unlike several other clubs I have come across. I first met Beacon members at the Audax events that I think are some of the best organise...
by bikercolin
15 May 2016 15:35
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 15th May
Replies: 65
Views: 7214

C run

Forgive me for going off topic, but thanks to John for a great C ride today.

Cheers Colin
by bikercolin
14 May 2016 22:32
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 15th May
Replies: 65
Views: 7214

Thanks for that Dave, I was hovering about what run to come on tomorrow. It will be the C for me.

Cheers Colin
by bikercolin
17 Apr 2016 23:39
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 17th April
Replies: 15
Views: 2394

First B run

Thanks very much George for the perfect introduction to the B run, I thoroughly enjoyed it.
by bikercolin
11 Apr 2016 22:36
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: Rapha pop up sale
Replies: 0
Views: 404

Rapha pop up sale

Rapha pop up sale in Birmingham
http://pages.rapha.cc/events/uk-sample-sales
by bikercolin
27 Dec 2015 20:30
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: C ride
Replies: 4
Views: 803

For the record
Today's C run to Wooton Wawen

Colin Hall
Andy Wright
John Deeley
by bikercolin
27 Dec 2015 14:41
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: C ride
Replies: 4
Views: 803

C ride

Great morning on the C ride with Andy and John