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by Dave Cox
20 Jan 2019 15:17
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 20th January
Replies: 10
Views: 1816

Re: Club runs - 20th January

Thanks for stepping in to lead the C Run Colin. Lovely route for a winter's ride
by Dave Cox
14 Jan 2019 12:24
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: A, B and C Club runs January, February and March 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 2876

Re: A, B and C Club runs January, February and March 2019

I'll do an Intro Ride to Earlswood on the 3rd Feb subject to weather forecast will cancel if its icy.
by Dave Cox
13 Jan 2019 15:15
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 13th January
Replies: 13
Views: 2064

Re: Club runs - 13th January

C Run to Lavender Hall Xmas Recovery Ride Dave Cox (leading) Richard Chaplin Joanne Congerton Margaret Ehrenberg Neil Evanson (2nd group leader) Graham Gamblin Colin Hall Dave Little (sweeping) Adrian Low Adrian McHugh (sweeping) David Phelps Hamaad Raja Matt Stanczysyn David Stephenson Great to mee...
by Dave Cox
12 Jan 2019 21:47
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 13th January
Replies: 13
Views: 2064

Re: Club runs - 13th January

Yes and bunch of women cyclists coming back through Northfield and Bournville at 10.30 -probably from the Beacon Ride Well done Carolyn
by Dave Cox
12 Jan 2019 19:12
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Ladies Bike for Club Runs
Replies: 5
Views: 844

Re: Ladies Bike for Club Runs

Red Kite have a good selection of Trek road bikes and expertise to fit
by Dave Cox
08 Jan 2019 17:44
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 13th January
Replies: 13
Views: 2064

Re: Club runs - 13th January

I'll do a C Run to Lavender Hall - this will be old school 12-13mph direct route ideal for people who've not got out much over the holidays or stepping up from Intro. For faster harder longer lead the B run !
by Dave Cox
09 Dec 2018 19:26
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 9th December
Replies: 20
Views: 2864

Re: Club runs - 9th December

Thanks George excellent pace for a winter C run and super cafe
by Dave Cox
02 Dec 2018 13:15
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 2nd December
Replies: 20
Views: 2696

Re: Club Runs - 2nd December

Intro/Social Ride to Avonscroft Museum

Joanne Congerton
Dave Cox (leading)
Clare Inglis
Dave Little
Adrian Low
Adrian McHugh
Alex Rybinski (alt leader for Col de Lickey!)
Ash Turner
by Dave Cox
01 Dec 2018 23:28
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 2nd December
Replies: 20
Views: 2696

Re: Club Runs - 2nd December

That's great look forward to seeing you again
by Dave Cox
29 Nov 2018 15:33
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: New cafe suggestions
Replies: 104
Views: 20520

Re: New cafe suggestions

Also in Crowle there is the Springridge Garden Centre Cafe on Old Turnpike Rd just before the turn into the village
by Dave Cox
28 Nov 2018 11:31
Forum: Cafe Stop
Topic: Dangerous changes at Longbridge roundabout
Replies: 11
Views: 1560

Dangerous changes at Longbridge roundabout

Hi you may have noticed that the roundabout on the A38 junction with Lickey Road has been "improved" through a Longbridge "Connectivity" Project consulted on in 2015. The object of the "improvement' is to speed up motor traffic and ease "congestion". The inner lane of the A38 dual carriageway toward...
by Dave Cox
28 Nov 2018 11:15
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 2nd December
Replies: 20
Views: 2696

Re: Club Runs - 2nd December

Intro route something like this [url]https://www.strava.com/activities/1814074411/url]
by Dave Cox
28 Nov 2018 11:11
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 2nd December
Replies: 20
Views: 2696

Re: Club Runs - 2nd December

Intro ride is out via Barnt Green, Tardebigge, Woodgate, Stoke Prior, Avoncroft, back up Upper Gambold Lane and Dusthouse lane perhaps over Lickeys. We did it on 2nd Sept so it's on Strava. Big good to see you both and Ade again!
by Dave Cox
27 Nov 2018 09:18
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 2nd December
Replies: 20
Views: 2696

Re: Club Runs - 2nd December

I'll do an Intro Ride to Avoncroft about 30 miles
by Dave Cox
25 Nov 2018 16:35
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: CLUB RUNS - 25th November
Replies: 10
Views: 1791

Re: CLUB RUNS - 25th November

Many thanks Pete all very enjoyable and eventful and a great cafe too
by Dave Cox
12 Nov 2018 12:05
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: New cafe suggestions
Replies: 104
Views: 20520

Re: New cafe suggestions

It's the Windlass. Go straight on instead of crossing the canal and you'll find it beside the canal basin
by Dave Cox
11 Nov 2018 14:34
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 11th November
Replies: 9
Views: 1628

Re: Club runs - 11th November

Thanks Matt nice route on steadily improving day. I pottered home just fine !
by Dave Cox
04 Nov 2018 14:21
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - November 4th
Replies: 16
Views: 2458

Re: Club runs - November 4th

Intro Ride to Earlswood cake and coffee and back by 12.30 ! Dave Cox (leading) Dave Hutchins Ash Turner (support) Ashiq Saffy on his very first Beacon ride - welcome Ashiq Hamaad Raja welcome back Derek Reynolds Oh and we passed a guy practicing (not busking) with a Alpen Horn under the M5 on Icknie...
by Dave Cox
03 Nov 2018 18:44
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - November 4th
Replies: 16
Views: 2458

Re: Club runs - November 4th

Most people going for discs but some are better than others apparently. I've not got my head around them so have stuck to callipers
by Dave Cox
02 Nov 2018 18:33
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - November 4th
Replies: 16
Views: 2458

Re: Club runs - November 4th

Hi Faye - it's great that you are thinking of returning to cycling.You will be very welcome. Many of us come back to cycling and to the Beacon after long breaks. Yes you'll need a bike though and probably worth getting used to it a bit before you try a group ride. I'm sure Red Kite can advise you if...
by Dave Cox
02 Nov 2018 18:26
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - November 4th
Replies: 16
Views: 2458

Re: Club runs - November 4th

Thanks Ash that's great
by Dave Cox
29 Oct 2018 17:44
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - November 4th
Replies: 16
Views: 2458

Re: Club runs - November 4th

I'll lead an Intro Ride to Earlswood about 25 miles or so
by Dave Cox
28 Oct 2018 16:09
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club Runs - 28th October
Replies: 15
Views: 2472

Re: Club Runs - 28th October

Thanks Dave an excellent run and interesting route around lanes I'd forgotten and handy survey of the new housing estates around Droitwich !
by Dave Cox
28 Oct 2018 15:04
Forum: Club News & Events
Topic: The great reunion
Replies: 15
Views: 2010

Re: The great reunion

Well done Oscar great detective work too !
by Dave Cox
21 Oct 2018 21:50
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 21st October
Replies: 13
Views: 2155

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: 2155

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: 2172

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: 1408

Re: Velo Birmingham 2019

So did I
by Dave Cox
01 Oct 2018 10:12
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Long-sleeved club jersey size L (but more like M)
Replies: 5
Views: 926

Re: Long-sleeved club jersey size L (but more like M)

It fits well as a medium George thanks. I'll post the cheque.
by Dave Cox
01 Oct 2018 10:10
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 7th October
Replies: 23
Views: 3175

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: 641

Re: Congratulations to Anne Hughes

Wonderful achievement Anne well done
by Dave Cox
06 Sep 2018 17:31
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Long-sleeved club jersey size L (but more like M)
Replies: 5
Views: 926

Re: Long-sleeved club jersey size L (but more like M)

23rd would be good because I'm out with Roger on the 25th. Dave
by Dave Cox
06 Sep 2018 14:33
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Long-sleeved club jersey size L (but more like M)
Replies: 5
Views: 926

Re: Long-sleeved club jersey size L (but more like M)

If it's a medium it should fit me George. Would £25 be acceptable?
by Dave Cox
02 Sep 2018 13:07
Forum: Club Runs
Topic: Club runs - 2nd September
Replies: 7
Views: 1602

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: 1087

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: 1634

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: 2072

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: 2072

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: 2443

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: 2072

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: 3160

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: 3160

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: 3160

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: 1912

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: 1912

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: 1893

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: 1893

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: 3094

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: 3094

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.