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by Dave Cox
21 Oct 2018 21:50
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 21st October
Replies: 13
Views: 2736

Re: Club runs - 21st October

Thanks for leading Si and nice to ride up your (100 year old) Grandad's favourite climb.
by Dave Cox
19 Oct 2018 20:00
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 21st October
Replies: 13
Views: 2736

Re: Club runs - 21st October

Excellent be good to go back to Maxstoke
by Dave Cox
19 Oct 2018 19:59
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Resignation of the President
Replies: 13
Views: 2847

Re: Resignation of the President

You've done a marvellous job Dave and helped the club achieve so much. Be very sorry to see you stand down but can understand reasoning.
by Dave Cox
09 Oct 2018 21:39
Forum: Audaxes & Cyclosportives
Topic: Velo Birmingham 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 1877

Re: Velo Birmingham 2019

So did I
by Dave Cox
01 Oct 2018 10:10
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 7th October
Replies: 23
Views: 4120

Re: Club runs - 7th October

It would be good to have a leader for the Intro this Sunday. I'll be away so can't lead. We do have at least one rider, Hamaad Raja has posted on Facebook that he would like to do one more Intro.
by Dave Cox
18 Sep 2018 17:13
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Congratulations to Anne Hughes
Replies: 2
Views: 799

Re: Congratulations to Anne Hughes

Wonderful achievement Anne well done
by Dave Cox
02 Sep 2018 13:07
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 2nd September
Replies: 7
Views: 1989

Re: Club runs - 2nd September

Intro Ride to Avonscroft
(aka short C run)

Dave Cox leading
Dave Little
Hamaad Raja - on very first Beacon Ride welcome Hamaad
Georgina Fisher
Joe Hitchcock
Joanne Page
Adrian Lowe
Dave Hutchings support
Derek Reynolds
by Dave Cox
30 Aug 2018 22:52
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Volunteers Needed for Cyclocross 9th of September
Replies: 6
Views: 1360

Re: Volunteers Needed for Cyclocross 9th of September

Hi I can be there for 11.00 until the end
by Dave Cox
26 Aug 2018 18:14
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: 85 at 85.
Replies: 11
Views: 2322

Re: 85 at 85.

Happy birthday Oscar - so pleased that you are still riding
by Dave Cox
12 Aug 2018 15:43
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 12th August
Replies: 11
Views: 2597

Re: Club runs - 12th August

C Run to Charlecote (aka not the retro run) Dave Cox (leading) Si Walker Mark Gardner Mark McConkey Joanne Congerton Adrian Lowe Luca Tinnirello (on first Beacon Run - welcome Luca hope to see you next week!) Dave Little also flock of house martins escorted us straight outta Sherborne at least two b...
by Dave Cox
11 Aug 2018 17:16
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 12th August
Replies: 11
Views: 2597

Re: Club runs - 12th August

Advice please - do we want make tomorrow's C Run a retro ride as per George's original intention or shall we leave that till the Autumn???
by Dave Cox
09 Aug 2018 12:30
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs July, August and September 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 2886

Re: A, B and C Club runs July, August and September 2018

I'll lead an Intro Ride to Avonscroft on 2nd September
by Dave Cox
09 Aug 2018 12:26
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 12th August
Replies: 11
Views: 2597

Re: Club runs - 12th August

That's awful George

I'll be turning out on Sunday and will lead to Charlecote if necessary.
by Dave Cox
06 Aug 2018 09:32
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 5th August
Replies: 20
Views: 4128

Re: Club Runs - 5th August

Yes it was Ade McHugh !
by Dave Cox
05 Aug 2018 22:45
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 5th August
Replies: 20
Views: 4128

Re: Club Runs - 5th August

Great run Andy, very enjoyable. Good to see Steve Smith at the Coach and Horses too
by Dave Cox
04 Aug 2018 21:07
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 5th August
Replies: 20
Views: 4128

Re: Club Runs - 5th August

Sorry Ash it doesn't look as though we have a volunteer leader for an Intro Ride tomorrow. I've led the last two but am committed to the 100 miles ride.
by Dave Cox
28 Jul 2018 22:29
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 29th July
Replies: 10
Views: 2406

Re: Club runs - 29th July

Good call Andy thanks for confirming
by Dave Cox
26 Jul 2018 13:56
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 29th July
Replies: 10
Views: 2406

Re: Club runs - 29th July

See you on Sunday Andy. I really enjoy the "gentle 100"
by Dave Cox
08 Jul 2018 14:51
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 8th July
Replies: 9
Views: 2324

Re: Club runs - 8th July

Many thanks Helen a lovely ride
by Dave Cox
07 Jul 2018 11:51
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 8th July
Replies: 9
Views: 2324

Re: Club runs - 8th July

That's great Helen look forward to tomorrow
by Dave Cox
01 Jul 2018 13:27
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 1st July
Replies: 20
Views: 3952

Re: Club runs - 1st July

Intro/social ride to Akamba Dave Cox (leading) Helen (TTT) Jamieson Huan Dong (sweeping) Clare Inglis (on first solo club run) Dave Little Will Woodhouse Mark McConkey nb Akamba still a fascinating place but doesn't do breakfast or any savoury food after 11.00 with a gap till lunch at 12.00 Ok for c...
by Dave Cox
30 Jun 2018 19:42
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 1st July
Replies: 20
Views: 3952

Re: Club runs - 1st July

That’s right and we can adjust speed and distance. They will be very welcome. Be great to see you Helen. Start at 9.15 meet at 9.00.
by Dave Cox
29 Jun 2018 17:30
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 1st July
Replies: 20
Views: 3952

Re: Club runs - 1st July

Many thanks Huan that's great
by Dave Cox
28 Jun 2018 17:41
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 1st July
Replies: 20
Views: 3952

Re: Club runs - 1st July

Intro Ride will be the usual <30 mile potter suitable for people wanting to do a first group ride or returning after a break. Be good to have a support rider please.
by Dave Cox
25 Jun 2018 11:56
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 1st July
Replies: 20
Views: 3952

Re: Club runs - 1st July

I'll lead an Intro ride probably to Akamba
by Dave Cox
24 Jun 2018 16:09
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 24th June
Replies: 13
Views: 2875

Re: Club runs - 24th June

Thanks for leading Matt great route and the Cafe was excellent!
by Dave Cox
11 Jun 2018 17:56
Forum: Audaxes & Cyclosportives
Topic: Irish Mail 400kms Audax
Replies: 10
Views: 2564

Re: Irish Mail 400kms Audax

Excellent ride and nice write up - well done
by Dave Cox
03 Jun 2018 04:19
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Urgent Request for Audax Volunteers: 21st July
Replies: 3
Views: 905

Re: Urgent Request for Audax Volunteers: 21st July

Hi Phil, I'm entered for the Clee to Heaven and should be able to help with the clear up as usual.
by Dave Cox
20 May 2018 14:59
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 20th May
Replies: 19
Views: 4396

Re: Club runs - 20th May

C Run to Meriden Cyclists' Memorial Service Dave Cox (leading) Ash Turner Adrian McHugh Dave Cole (wreath bearer) Mark McConkey Mark Gardner Dave (Hutch) Hutchings Dave Little Oscar Hopkins, John and Hilary Porter made their own ways to Meriden. Thanks all for coming along. Lovely "all things bright...
by Dave Cox
14 May 2018 12:50
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 20th May
Replies: 19
Views: 4396

Re: Club runs - 20th May

Note that the Meriden run begins at 8.30. There's the option to stop at Lavender Hall for breakfast. Tea/Coffee cake in Village Hall at 12.00
by Dave Cox
06 May 2018 13:16
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - May 6th
Replies: 15
Views: 3397

Re: Club runs - May 6th

Intro Ride to Avonscroft

Dave Cox leading
Huan Dong - first ride 2018 welcome back
Ash Pardesi - new rider ready for C run next time!
Derek Reynolds support
by Dave Cox
03 May 2018 09:55
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - May 6th
Replies: 15
Views: 3397

Re: Club runs - May 6th

Many thanks Phil and I hope you recover soon
by Dave Cox
03 May 2018 09:54
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs for April, May and June 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 4245

Re: A, B and C Club runs for April, May and June 2018

Re Meriden run on 20th May. I've checked what we did last year and we need to LEAVE at 8.30 to be sure of arriving in time. More details later.
by Dave Cox
02 May 2018 17:22
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - May 6th
Replies: 15
Views: 3397

Re: Club runs - May 6th

Weather looks good for Sunday's Intro Ride about 30 miles - anyone wanting to try a Beacon Club run will be most welcome, also good way back if you've been resting through the bad weather. It provides an option of a shorter ride and easier pace than the C run leaving you less tired for afternoon com...
by Dave Cox
26 Apr 2018 22:29
Forum: Time Trials
Topic: Dave Hughes LVRC TT Champion
Replies: 5
Views: 1443

Re: Dave Hughes LVRC TT Champion

Well today we were riding with a Champion - well done Dave !
by Dave Cox
25 Apr 2018 17:27
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: Diamond Buses
Replies: 4
Views: 1500

Re: Diamond Buses

Well done Phil for following this up and getting an appropriate reply from the Company. Glad it wasn't worse but this sort of driving will put off many new cyclists.
by Dave Cox
23 Apr 2018 18:16
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs for April, May and June 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 4245

Re: A, B and C Club runs for April, May and June 2018

May 20th is the 97th Meriden Cyclists Memorial Service on the green. I'll lead a C Run at moderate pace leaving at 9.00 to give us plenty of time. There's cakes in the Village Hall afterwards or the option of just riding to Lavender Hall which is on the route.
by Dave Cox
08 Apr 2018 19:13
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: New cafe suggestions
Replies: 106
Views: 25222

Re: New cafe suggestions

Thanks for the heads up Phil. Pity I use this regularly but last time went to Riverside because of some train and cameras festival.
by Dave Cox
07 Apr 2018 22:10
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs for April, May and June 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 4245

Re: A, B and C Club runs for April, May and June 2018

I'll lead an Intro Ride on 6th May probably to Avoncroft
by Dave Cox
17 Mar 2018 23:11
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: Consultation on Bath Row 'bus gate"
Replies: 0
Views: 901

Consultation on Bath Row 'bus gate"

There is a consultation out until March 21st on City Centre Road Improvements. These are designed to smooth the flow of bus traffic in the City Centre which is generally a good thing. However the Birmingham City Council and the West Midlands Combined Authority have neglected their own commitments to...
by Dave Cox
17 Mar 2018 22:39
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 18th March
Replies: 11
Views: 2868

Re: Club runs - 18th March

Good call thanks for letting us know
by Dave Cox
12 Mar 2018 22:22
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 18th March
Replies: 11
Views: 2868

Re: Club runs - 18th March

Thanks Colin. I was at Aunty Ritas on Friday. They have had some problem with a large group of club cyclists (c20) who overwhelmed the cafe unannounced and then posted negative stuff on Trip Advisor. Given the size of a C group on a good day I wouldn't go there without giving them a phone call. Warw...
by Dave Cox
12 Mar 2018 14:02
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 18th March
Replies: 11
Views: 2868

Re: Club runs - 18th March

So good to have Colin stepping up nice and early to the plate (of bake beans probably) Never really understood the baseball? metaphor!
by Dave Cox
11 Mar 2018 14:50
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 11th March
Replies: 11
Views: 2599

Re: Club runs - 11th March

Thanks for leading Simon a classic Spring club run
by Dave Cox
10 Mar 2018 14:36
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 11th March
Replies: 11
Views: 2599

Re: Club runs - 11th March

New member Judy Smart is coming on the C ride tomorrow - be good to have a leader volunteer and to see some other women riders out to keep her company.
by Dave Cox
07 Mar 2018 07:13
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs for April, May and June 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 4245

Re: A, B and C Club runs for April, May and June 2018

I'm really interested in doing the circuit of Birmingham ride at a C pace. Can't yet commit to lead because not yet sure about family visits.
by Dave Cox
01 Mar 2018 20:09
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Pedal Power
Replies: 1
Views: 846

Re: Pedal Power

Keep it up Oscar !
by Dave Cox
28 Feb 2018 16:06
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Beacon Little Mountain Time Trial 15th April
Replies: 10
Views: 2244

Re: Beacon Little Mountain Time Trial 15th April

Sorry Dave my daughter is over from the States so I can't help this year
by Dave Cox
25 Feb 2018 10:01
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: Snowdrop and Sunrise Audaxes - 3rd February update
Replies: 7
Views: 2013

Re: Snowdrop and Sunrise Audaxes - 3rd February update

Great day out on the bike yesterday. Many thanks to Phil and friends who did all the organising, stamped out cards etc. And to Matt Ball who helped me round while I navigated with the trusty cue sheets