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The Great Cornish Foodbank Challenge

Event dates: 22nd June 2020 – 22nd July 2020 In a normal year, hundreds of riders would be taking part in the annual Truro Cycling club randonee, which raises thousands of pounds for charity. This year we’re doing something a little different, to support the Cornish Food Banks who are providing such a vital service […]

Three Go to Heligan – 14/4/19

Three Go to Heligan -As Opposed to Five Yours truly, a very reluctant ride leader arrived at Wetherspoons in a howling gale and drizzle in the hope that there would be a distinct lack of support. Jane duly arrived and pointed out that Malcolm was hiding in the Lemon Quay marquee and as per usual […]

Mothers’ Day Ride – Elm Farm – 31.03.19

It was very pleasing to see John Gilbert out on his bike again this Sunday. We were all admiring his new E-bike and saluted his joining the ranks of the Sensible Brigade. Maria was there celebrating her new TCC Trophy award and Paul Charlesworth had dusted off his best bike for the occasion.  Phil was […]

When Fellowship is Life – cyclists, socialism and civil war in Spain

When fellowship is life Joel Aubet V   O   L   A   T   A   In the summer of 1937 George Orwell wrote Homage to Catalonia (1938) telling his experiences as an International Brigadier in the Spanish Civil War. As Orwell, tens of thousands of supportive chaps from 54 different countries set out to defend the Republic […]

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10th June Super Easy Ride

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Annual Awards Dinner 2018

Yak & Yeti -24th March 2018 A big thank you to Dave for organising a very successful evening at the Yak and Yeti who put on a great spread for our annual dinner this year.  Apparently I may have inspired a few with my speech, that has still to be seen! Jude, John and Jane were […]

Ride to Heligan 18 Feb 2018

On a dank Sunday morning, Niq, Martin and Rod reported to Jane at her post outside Wetherspoons, and after geeing-up Niq, who seemed cast down by the weather, we set off up Mitchell Hill en route to Heligan. But not before Rod had informed the others of his astounding discovery of a report in the […]

Perranuthnoe 3rd December 2017

Oh my prayers were answered! As I walked out of spoons with Martin I saw Chris F talking to a group of the faster riders (Chris R, Greg, Shaun and James). I was hoping to have a nice steady ride up to Four Lanes, if only there was a way to slow them down! Do […]

Club Ride to the Waymarker Brill 22nd October 2017

Phil and I had a great cycle into Truro, coming from different directions but ending up at Lemon Quay, the sun rose as the strong winds pushed us into the city, so we awarded ourselves with a cup of coffee from Wetherspoons and waited for the rest of our fellow cyclists to arrive. It was […]