Monthly Archives: December 2014

Ice in the Sun

I left home in plenty of time to roll down the hill to Lemon quay for 9 o’clock. But as soon as I saw the road surface it was obvious that the rolling down wouldn’t be too easy this morning. After a very cautious mile, and having arrived safely (but not the first to be […]

Easy Ride Sunday 28th December

Six hardy souls gathered in the 108 coffee house at Lemon Quay on a crisp cold morning . What a good idea this new meeting place is. Our departure was delayed by Niq who texted us to say he had a puncture . We headed up Tregolls Road and on to Truck fork where John […]

A short club run

Originally promoted by Julian as a ‘Christmas lunch’ ride to Bodmin, predictions of bad weather for the day prevailed all week, so the advertised destination was changed to Wheal Martyn. But as four of us assembled on lemon Quay, Julian said we could go to Heligan instead, and that’s what we ended up doing. Four increased […]

Intermediate Ride to Godrevy 7-12-2014

The Intermediate riders met alongside the usual 10.00 O’clock riders on the Piazza – which is a much livelier place than at 9.00 O’clock. Owing to some absences, the core consisted only of John & Cindy Butler and Chris F. (Cindy was the one without the beard) However we managed to poach a couple of […]

7th December Easy Ride to Stithians

Thirteen riders turned out on the Piazza at 10am for the two club runs .Some of us took advantage of the new 108 coffee shop, now open on the quayside, before we set off. Five riders set out with John Butler on the Intermediate to Gwithian and eight of us headed for Stithians led by […]

23rd November – Intermediate Ride to Feock

Sarah, Niq, Hannah, Paul, Dave, Ian, John, Jude, Ros, Paul and Grant left the Drummer and headed over cobbles to Pydar Street and up the Idless turning. Despite vowing to avoid the valley until next summer Dave led the group over mud-concealed potholes to the turning for Goonhavern, where Grant left to pursue his own […]