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by ballintrane
16 May 2017 13:59
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 21st May
Replies: 16
Views: 4407

I say reasonably flat but I offer you a moral dilemma at 64kms. At Woodmancote, I intend to ascend Cleeve Hill on the longer, but still stiff climb on the B4632, however if you have never climbed Bushcombe Lane then you have the chance to do so...This is widely regarded as the hardest ascent in Sou...
by ballintrane
30 Apr 2017 17:33
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 30th April
Replies: 8
Views: 2538

On today's Alternative 200km club run Paul Johnson(L) Liam Roberts Alan Weaver(Cafe) Phil Richards(Don't try and knock me off!!) Nick Shenton James Hepburn Vincent Tennant Chris Ashford Neil Lynch Dom Walker Gary Mac(Cafe) Andy Wrightson Ryan Evanson Josh Stephenson Rob"Andy"Wade Well where to start...
by ballintrane
21 Apr 2017 19:38
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Alternative 200km Club Run - 30th April.
Replies: 5
Views: 1684

***Update*** Just a quick update to the route https://ridewithgps.com/routes/20492129 I have changed the route just in case we have a large group and the cafe at Kineton might struggle to cope so Plan B will be to stop a Honeybourne at about halfway and use shops either side for water and food but i...
by ballintrane
09 Apr 2017 15:19
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 9th April
Replies: 12
Views: 2961

On today's B run to Kineton
Paul Johnson(L)
Rob Wade
Niall Whitehouse
Martin Vowles
Neil Lynch
Tim Jarvis
Neil Orchard
Andy Wrightson
Nick Shenton
Leonie Balter
Phil Elwell
by ballintrane
06 Apr 2017 17:16
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 9th April
Replies: 12
Views: 2961

Phil you silver tongued devil, after being promoted(or reclassified) last week i will relegate(or reclassify) myself this week and lead the B run to Kineton route will be something like this https://ridewithgps.com/routes/20085419 about 67 miles pretty flat. And i know Phil won't say it but other re...
by ballintrane
02 Apr 2017 16:30
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 2nd April
Replies: 15
Views: 3715

Philip Whiteman wrote:
For the sanity of fellow riders, I have just replaced my bottom brackets.
Did you have a squeaky bottom bracket i never noticed!! :roll:
by ballintrane
02 Apr 2017 14:49
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 2nd April
Replies: 15
Views: 3715

On Today's A run to Malvern
Paul Johnson(L)
Neil Orchard
Philip Whiteman
Jon Williams
Ryan Evanson
Neil Lynch
Vince Tennant
Winston Smith
by ballintrane
31 Mar 2017 19:07
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C & Intro Club runs April, May and June 2017
Replies: 27
Views: 6462

I am going to move my 100 in 8 to Towcester to 11/6 still a 8.15 am start.
by ballintrane
28 Mar 2017 16:14
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Alternative 200km Club Run - 30th April.
Replies: 5
Views: 1684

Right with just over a month to go about time we finalised our plan i am not going to call this a A,B or C run as it is a alternative club ride separate from that days club runs but it will be 15 - 17 mph average as it is fairly flat apart from the climb up Edgehill. The plan is to stop twice once a...
by ballintrane
27 Mar 2017 13:42
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 2nd April
Replies: 15
Views: 3715

On this week's reclassified ride we are not going to try and make a silk purse out of sow's ear so anyone who has rode on my B run's before it will be exactly the same pace no faster or slower. Anyway this week's route will be 86 miles with 6,000ft of climbing we will go out via Stourport and Knight...
by ballintrane
20 Mar 2017 16:37
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C & Intro Club runs April, May and June 2017
Replies: 27
Views: 6462

Neil is not the sharpest tool in the shed!! :lol:
by ballintrane
12 Mar 2017 15:11
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 12th March
Replies: 11
Views: 2798

On today's B run to Upton
Paul Johnson(L)
Alan Weaver
Alistair Hey
James Tate
Vincent Tennant
Nick Shenton
Jamie Dennis
Ben Crone
Chris Thompson
Ryan Evanson
Gary Mac
Joe Warwood
Neil Orchard
Andy Wrightson
by ballintrane
09 Mar 2017 08:35
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 12th March
Replies: 11
Views: 2798

Sunday's B run route* will be something like this https://ridewithgps.com/routes/19342784 *Any similarity between the posted route and actual route is purely coincidental :lol: NOTE Woodgate Road just South of Lower Bentley is closed while they rebuild the subsided embankment adjacent to the brook....
by ballintrane
06 Mar 2017 13:41
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C & Intro Club runs April, May and June 2017
Replies: 27
Views: 6462

I'll do a 100 in 8 B run on the 18/6 to Towcester 8.15am departure to visit this famous roadside cafe https://jackshillcafe.co.uk/
by ballintrane
06 Mar 2017 13:11
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 12th March
Replies: 11
Views: 2798

Sunday's B run route* will be something like this https://ridewithgps.com/routes/19342784

*Any similarity between the posted route and actual route is purely coincidental :lol:
by ballintrane
13 Feb 2017 17:52
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 19th Feb
Replies: 16
Views: 3563

Re: Club runs - 19th Feb

Hels147 wrote:
.....Well if Neil doesn't mind being an hononary female....! :lol:
I always thought of him as Nellie Orchard anyway!! :shock:
by ballintrane
01 Feb 2017 15:46
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 29th January
Replies: 15
Views: 3371

WorcsPhil wrote:hi B-runners...just for my records, please can someone tell me who 'Simon (Is it over yet?)' is?

Thanks
Prince.
by ballintrane
31 Jan 2017 19:25
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs January, February and March 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 5748

My B run on the 2/4 will be to Great Malvern and not to Colwall(Cafe not open on sunday) and a 8-15am start.
by ballintrane
31 Jan 2017 18:46
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Alternative 200km Club Run - 30th April.
Replies: 5
Views: 1684

Alternative 200km Club Run - 30th April.

In preparation for the 300km club run and the 500km weekend away i am going to lead an alternative 200km club run on sunday 30th of april probably be a 8.00am start more details nearer the time.

Possible route:- https://ridewithgps.com/routes/18781605
by ballintrane
30 Jan 2017 20:07
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Beacon's Brecons 300 - CLUB RUN 28th May
Replies: 44
Views: 9864

Even with Neil's presence count me in. :lol:
by ballintrane
15 Jan 2017 14:59
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 15th January
Replies: 9
Views: 2503

On today's B run to Honeybourne
Paul Johnson(L)
Alan Weaver
James Tate
Nick Shenton
Phil Richards
Vincent Tennant
Liam Roberts
Carolyn Clegg
Andy Wrightson
Neil Orchard
Chris Ashford
by ballintrane
13 Jan 2017 13:07
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 15th January
Replies: 9
Views: 2503

I'll take the B run to Honeybourne about 60 miles.Probably something like this https://ridewithgps.com/routes/18489231
by ballintrane
01 Jan 2017 13:46
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - Sunday 1st January
Replies: 10
Views: 2644

On today's combined ABC run burst(With some light precipitation)
Paul Johnson(L)
Phil Richards
Andy Wrightson
Jacques Cousteau
Steve Philpott
Gemma Johnson
Si Walker
Neil Orchard
Phil Gameson
by ballintrane
29 Dec 2016 13:48
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - Sunday 1st January
Replies: 10
Views: 2644

I'll do a B run beacon burst about 50 miles out via Tardebigge back via Droitwich.
by ballintrane
27 Dec 2016 13:59
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - Tuesday 27th December
Replies: 4
Views: 1486

On today's B run to Cobhouse fisheries
Paul Johnson(L)
Phil Elwell
James Tate
Andy Wrightson
Rob Wade
Pingu the Penguin
George Barker(Cafe)
H.G.Wells
by ballintrane
21 Dec 2016 11:06
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Volunteer Deficit - Any advice?
Replies: 8
Views: 1646

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by ballintrane
08 Dec 2016 17:09
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs January, February and March 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 5748

neilo wrote:I'll lead a B run on the 22/1 to Kenilworth and 26/2 to cobhouse fisheries.
That must be wrong i can't see Pershore mentioned anywhere.
by ballintrane
04 Dec 2016 16:41
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 4th December
Replies: 21
Views: 4402

On today's frozen B Run to Alcester were: Nick Shenton (Leading) Neil (Pass me the Pepper) Orchard Paul (Woah woah Ice) Johnson James (Scar Face) Tate Andy Wrightson Neil Lynch Graham Gamblin Indy Singh Matt Hale Phil Gameson Chris Ashford Joe Carl Pearson Adrian Ravenscroft Amazingly given the amo...
by ballintrane
04 Dec 2016 16:19
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs January, February and March 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 5748

I'll take a B run on 12/3 to Upton-upon-Severn and another B run on 2/4 to Colwall(TBC).
by ballintrane
27 Nov 2016 14:17
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 27th November
Replies: 18
Views: 3820

On today's B run to Honeybourne
Paul Johnson(L)
Alan Weaver
Neil Lynch
Kyle Gatier
Vince Tennant
Phil Elwell
Phil Gameson
Phil Collins
Nathan Cardon
Ryan Evanson
Torrin Gatier
by ballintrane
21 Nov 2016 11:15
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 27th November
Replies: 18
Views: 3820

Sunday's B run route will be something like this https://ridewithgps.com/routes/16841613 weather dependent.
by ballintrane
18 Nov 2016 11:50
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C club runs - October, November and December - 2016
Replies: 32
Views: 6937

I'll take a B run on 27/12 to Cobhouse Fisheries.
by ballintrane
13 Nov 2016 16:08
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 13th November
Replies: 15
Views: 3441

A great turn out on this mornings Beacon Burst On today's tour around Redditch were:- Nick Shenton (Leading) Alan (I'm only a few miles from my house) Weaver Paul Johnson Neil Lynch Andy Wrightson Ryan Evanson Gavin Passmore Andy Deere Dave Hughes Joe There was another rider with an Altura top, apo...
by ballintrane
07 Nov 2016 14:29
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C club runs - October, November and December - 2016
Replies: 32
Views: 6937

neilo wrote:Under immense pressure from 'the ginge of Elmbridge' I'll lead to Pershore on 20/11, should please some but not necessarily others :lol:
As Cilla Black once said "Surprise surprise!!"
by ballintrane
30 Oct 2016 14:20
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 30th October
Replies: 11
Views: 2773

On today's B run to Cobhouse Fisheries
Paul Johnson(L)
Alan Weaver
Philip Whiteman
Joe Warwood
Kyle Gatier
Neil Orchard
Andy Wrightson
Ryan Evanson
James Tate
Oscar Wilde
by ballintrane
24 Oct 2016 09:35
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 30th October
Replies: 11
Views: 2773

The route for the B run will be this https://ridewithgps.com/routes/17217019(Winter rules mean no meandering!!)
by ballintrane
16 Oct 2016 14:35
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C club runs - October, November and December - 2016
Replies: 32
Views: 6937

To prove that winter has really started i'll take the B run on the 30/10 to Cobhouse Fisheries for the first of many winter visit's. :roll:
by ballintrane
09 Oct 2016 15:09
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 9th October
Replies: 15
Views: 3482

On today's B run to Evesham
Paul Johnson(L)
Phil Richards
Alistair Hey
Ian Simpson
James Tate
Neil Orchard
Carolyn"Medusa"Clegg
Andy Wrightson
Ryan Evanson
Neil Lynch
Phil Gameson
Simon"My Knee"Turner
George Barker(Cafe)
Phil Elwell
Andy Deere
George Garvie
Cedric Gioan
Wayne Gibbs
by ballintrane
03 Oct 2016 14:39
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 9th October
Replies: 15
Views: 3482

Sunday's 'B' run will return to a familiar(not boring)venue the route maybe something like this https://ridewithgps.com/routes/16967135 weather dependent.
by ballintrane
27 Sep 2016 10:44
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club run points 2015-2016: FINAL SCORES
Replies: 6
Views: 1770

George wrote: In which case, maybe we should recognise Paul's achievement by all of us giving him a hug.
Easy tiger!!! :shock:
by ballintrane
26 Sep 2016 18:26
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C club runs - October, November and December - 2016
Replies: 32
Views: 6937

I'll also take the B run on 27/11 to Honeybourne.
by ballintrane
26 Sep 2016 15:14
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C club runs - October, November and December - 2016
Replies: 32
Views: 6937

I'll take the B on 9/10 to Evesham.
by ballintrane
04 Sep 2016 15:50
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 4th September
Replies: 14
Views: 3172

On today's B run to Chipping Campden(Via Dover's Hill) Paul Johnson(L) Neil Orchard Andy(Hill Walker)Wrightson Benito Mussolini Nick Shenton Tim Jarvis Joseph Warwood Si Walker Colin Hall Simon Turner Neil Lynch Cedric Gioan Kyle Gatier Alistair Hey After the fast service at the cafe we spent an hou...
by ballintrane
30 Aug 2016 12:52
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 4th September
Replies: 14
Views: 3172

The route for sunday's B run will be something like this https://ridewithgps.com/routes/16159200 pretty flat with one big hill before the cafe which will be here http://www.campdencoffeecompany.co.uk/(Doorstep bacon sandwiches!!)
P.s. Bring a bike lock if you have one.
by ballintrane
27 Aug 2016 13:47
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C club runs July, August and September 2016
Replies: 35
Views: 8032

I'll take the B run on 4/9 to Chipping Campden.
by ballintrane
23 Aug 2016 16:16
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 28th August
Replies: 18
Views: 3539

Re: Club runs - 28th August

WorcsPhil wrote:
A: Volunteer required
B: Albrighton - Nick Shenton (The Pied Piper of Iverley)
C: Volunteer required
Phil i think Nick's correct title is :- Nicholas Montague Shenton the XLVIIIth Earl Of Iverley M.F.H. :roll:
by ballintrane
21 Aug 2016 16:26
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 21st August
Replies: 17
Views: 3852

On today's B run to Market Bosworth on a calm day with light winds!! Paul Johnson(L) Neil Lynch(Late stay behind after school) Nick Shenton Carolyn Clegg(1st century) Leonie Balter Joe Warwood Ash Turner Neil Orchard Sir Alf Ramsey Thanks to everyone for the company well done Cleggy on her first cen...
by ballintrane
18 Aug 2016 15:46
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 21st August
Replies: 17
Views: 3852

ryan stait wrote: Might join you on Sunday Paul. Can you pencil in my 4 toilet stops??!!
4 sounds a bit optimistic!! :lol:
by ballintrane
15 Aug 2016 11:33
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 21st August
Replies: 17
Views: 3852

Here's the route for Sunday's B run https://ridewithgps.com/routes/15862839
by ballintrane
31 Jul 2016 14:29
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 31st July
Replies: 9
Views: 2621

On today's B run to Cobhouse Fisheries
Paul Johnson(L)
Alan Weaver
Philip Whiteman
Pol Pot
Andy Wrightson
Robin Kirkham
David McCann
Phil Ewell
Ryan Evanson
Simon Turner
Neil Orchard
Kyle Gatier