Monthly Archives: November 2016

Intermediate Ride Crantock 13 November 2016 Or The Intermediate goes Clubbing

  The weather was fair, and due to the paucity of riders who had selected the intermediate route, over the easy route, the ride was able to set off at a good pace, without too much discussion, or pauses whilst riders caught up… The route was straight up Tregolls Road, down into Tresillian, bear left […]

Not so wet after all! (Intermediate ride to Helston – 6 November 2016)

BBC forecast at 8am showed ‘heavy rain’ from 10 to at least lunchtime. Nobody’s going to show up this morning, are they? But it’s sunny periods at the moment, and dry, so at 9:45 off I go to Lemon Quay suitably dressed in thick winter jacket and waterproof socks – just in case someone else […]

Polgooth Intermediate 30th Oct 2106 Alternatively titled:- Adventures with Garrulous Garry Garmin

  Not to go into the finer points of route planning, but on this particular occasion, although the ride leader had created the route digitally, he had not memorised it, aside from knowing the first part of it, to Ladock, rather well, and was relying solely on the services of a certain electronic device, aka Garry […]

Penelewey Intermediate 23rd Oct

  This particular ride present a couple of challenges, firstly Penelewey is only maybe 3 miles from Truro via the old coach road, and maybe 3.8 via the Newham trail.  A direct route was therefore out of the question except for those wishing for an early breakfast stop. The second challenge of the day was […]