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  • Club activities – week commencing 20th February 2017 February 20, 2017 - Please find below details for all this week’s club activities. Saturday rides are to Turweston. In addition to the normal weekend social rides there is a 50/50 ride on Thursday evening, the non-stop/training rides on Saturday and Sunday and junior
  • Confirmed club activities – 18th & 19th February 2017 February 17, 2017 - Please see below confirmation of this weekend’s rides. Thanks to everyone who has volunteered to lead this weekend. There are three social ride cancellations this weekend as the rides have no confirmed leaders – Saturday C and Sunday C &
  • Club activities – week commencing 13th February 2017 February 13, 2017 - Please find below details for all this week’s club activities. Saturday rides are to Bradmoor Farm, Haddenham. In addition to the normal weekend social rides there is a 50/50 ride on Thursday evening, club night on Thursday and the non-stop/training
  • Confirmed club activities – 11th & 12th February 2017 February 10, 2017 - Please see below confirmation of this weekend’s rides. Thanks to everyone who has volunteered to lead this weekend. There are two social ride cancellations this weekend as the rides have no confirmed leaders – Sunday C & D rides. I’ve
  • Club activities – week commencing 6th February 2017 February 6, 2017 - Please find below details for all this week’s club activities. Saturday rides are to Green Dragon Eco Centre. In addition to the normal weekend social rides there is a 50/50 ride on Thursday evening, the first of this year’s endurance
  • Confirmed club activities – 4th & 5th February 2017 February 3, 2017 - Please see below confirmation of this weekend’s rides. Thanks to everyone who has volunteered to lead this weekend. There is only one social ride cancellation this weekend (poss two if Matthew Pickles can’t lead Sunday as well) as the rides
  • Club activities – week commencing 30th January 2017 January 30, 2017 - Please find below details for all this week’s club activities. Saturday rides are to Cotefield Nursery in Bodicote. In addition to the normal weekend social rides there is a 50/50 ride on Thursday evening, junior coaching on Saturday morning and
  • Confirmed club activities – 28th & 29th January 2017 January 27, 2017 - Please see below confirmation of this weekend’s rides. Thanks to everyone who has volunteered to lead this weekend. There are four social ride cancellations this weekend as the rides have no confirmed leaders – Saturday A and Sunday A, C
  • Club activities – week commencing 23rd January 2017 January 23, 2017 - Please find below details for all this week’s club activities. Saturday rides are to Turweston. In addition to the normal weekend social rides there is a 50/50 ride on Thursday evening, junior coaching on Saturday morning and the non-stop/training rides
  • Confirmed club activities – 21st & 22nd January 2017 January 20, 2017 - Please see below confirmation of this weekend’s rides. Thanks to everyone who has volunteered to lead this weekend. There are three social ride cancellations this weekend – Saturday C (Chris Darby will lead a combined B/C) and Sunday C &

Upcoming rides & events

Feb
23
Thu
OR#007_Start_StrattonAudley_Calvert (21M). (Phil Ross) @ Red Lion Stratton Audley
Feb 23 @ 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm

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Meeting point: Red Lion Stratton Audley
Meeting time: 07:15 PM

Route overview

Bridleway both ways between Poundon & Charndon can be very wet & slippy. Steep descent off Finmere Hill across bumpy field. Can be boggy along track to Calvert alongside railway.

Technical Level (1-5): 3
Pub/Cafe Stop: Red Lion Stratton Audley
Suitable for CX: Yes

Category: Off Road Ride

Feb
25
Sat
A. Turweston. Route: Leader’s choice. 55m (88km)/18mph (29kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Feb 25 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

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Category: Weekend Ride

B. Turweston. Route: Leader’s choice. 50m (80km)/17-18mph (27-29kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Feb 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Category: Weekend Ride

C. Turweston. Route: Leader’s choice. 45m (72km)/16-17mph (26-27kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Feb 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Category: Weekend Ride

D. Turweston. Route: Leader’s choice. 40m (64km)/15-16mph (24-26kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Feb 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Route is Ride Leader’s choice

Category: Weekend Ride

Non-stop/Training Ride. Route: Leader’s choice. 50m (80km)/19+mph (31+kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Feb 25 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Route is Ride Leader’s choice

Category: Weekend Ride

BMCC Juniors 1 BMCC Junior Coaching
Feb 25 @ 9:50 am – 11:30 am

Coached by: Paul C and Matt
Session theme: Bike-handling and Group Riding Techniques.

Please come suitably dressed for the weather conditions, with helmet, gloves, drink and a road worthy bicycle. If the session is going to be cancelled due to poor weather, we will send out an email early Saturday morning.
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Feb
26
Sun
A. Blenheim Buttery, Woodstock. Route: Leader’s choice. 55m (88km)/18mph (29kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Feb 26 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

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Category: Weekend Ride

B. Chipping Norton. Route: LR067. 54m (87km)/17-18mph (27-29kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Feb 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Route Description

Bicester, Chesterton, Kirtlington, Enslow, Wootton, Stonesfield, Finstock, Ramsden, Whiteoak Green, Crawley, Leafield, right in Leafield, right towards Ascott-Under-Wychwood then right on B4437, 3rd left (Catsham Lane), Chadlington, Chipping Norton, Enstone, Middle Barton, Holt, Lower Heyford, Caulcott, Middleton Stoney, Bucknell, Bicester

Cafe is: The Old Mill Coffee House Ð 7 West St Ð Chipping Norton Ð Oxfordshire Ð OX7 5LH. Tel: 01608 646005

Category: Weekend Ride

C. Great Rollright Garden Centre. Route: LR039. 45m (72km)/16-17mph (26-27kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Feb 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Route Description

Bucknell, Ardley, Somerton, N Aston, Duns Tew, Hempton, left in Barford St Michael, S Newington, Wigginton, R/L to Hook Norton. Through village and L to Gt Rollright. L at T after Gt Rollright and Rollright Garden is on the right. From RGC, back through Gt Rollright towards Swerford but 1st right after village and R at T at bottom of hill and 1st L to A361. Go L and 1st R at A361 (not down to Little Tew and up again) to B4022; R at B4022 and 1st L to pass to S of Gt Tew. R at T to Sandford St Martin, Middle Barton, Caulcott, Middleton Stoney, Bicester

Category: Weekend Ride

D. Brackley American Diner. Route: SR015. 43m (69km)/15-16mph (24-26kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Feb 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Route Description

Bicester, Caveresfield, Fringford, Cottisford, LT X Rds, A43 (old road) LT, RT over A43 bridge, RT Croughton, LT B4301, RT SP Hinton in Hedges, LT Charlton, Farthinghoe, Marston St Lawawence, Halse, Brackley, (Tea), Turweston village, RT A421 Westbury, Finmere, Tingewick, Gawcott, TW Edgcott, RT at Three Bridge Mills X Rds, Twyford, Poundon, Launton, Bicester

Category: Weekend Ride

Non-stop/Training Ride. Route: Leader’s choice. 50m (80km)/19+mph (31+kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Feb 26 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

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Category: Weekend Ride

Mar
4
Sat
A. Waterperry. Route: Leader’s choice. 55m (88km)/18mph (29kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 4 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

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Category: Weekend Ride

B. Waterperry. Route: Leader’s choice. 50m (80km)/17-18mph (27-29kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Category: Weekend Ride

C. Waterperry. Route: Leader’s choice. 45m (72km)/16-17mph (26-27kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Category: Weekend Ride

D. Waterperry. Route: Leader’s choice. 40m (64km)/15-16mph (24-26kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Category: Weekend Ride

Non-stop/Training Ride. Route: Leader’s choice. 50m (80km)/19+mph (31+kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 4 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Route is Ride Leader’s choice

Category: Weekend Ride

BMCC Juniors 1 BMCC Junior Coaching
Mar 4 @ 9:50 am – 11:30 am

Coached by: Paul C and Matt
Session theme: Bike-handling and Group Riding Techniques.

Please come suitably dressed for the weather conditions, with helmet, gloves, drink and a road worthy bicycle. If the session is going to be cancelled due to poor weather, we will send out an email early Saturday morning.
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Mar
5
Sun
A. Salcey Forest. Route: LR017A. 67m (107km)/18mph (29kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 5 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

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Route Description

Bicester North to Stratton Audley and north to Tingewick via bridge over A421. Water Stratford, Stowe, Dadford, bridge over A43 and first left, first right down West End at Silverstone. At T, left towards Blakesley, through village to Cold Higham and cross A5 towards Rothersthorpe. Right before railway to Gayton, then right to bridge over A43 to Blisworth. L in village to A508, L and R to Quinton. R to Salcey Forest CafŽ. L from cafŽ and R at X rds to Hartwell. L after village and L again. L/R to Bozenham Mill and Grafton Regis. R at A508 and L to Alderton, Paulerspury, Lillingstone Lovell, Akeley, Chackmore, Radclive, Gawcott, Stratton Audley, Bicester

Category: Weekend Ride

B. Great Rollright Garden Centre. Route: LR042B. 53m (85km)/17-18mph (27-29kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Route Description

Middleton Stoney, L after Lo Heyford bridge, Rousham, L/R at A4260, R at bottom of hill to Glympton. R at X rds sgd Barton and 1st L in 1 ml, sgd Kiddington. In 0.5ml, go R at houses and keep R (ignore Òunsuitable for motor vehiclesÓ sign!). Keep L in Radford and then S/O at X roads sgd Cleveley. At bottom of hill in Cleveley (beware gravel) go R at T. At B4022 (Enstone), go R and L at top of hill on B4030, then 1st R. Then L in 1 ml and R at T in 1.5ml. Go S/O at A361 X roads. At bottom of hill, go R at T and 1st L, then L at T, through Gt Rollright, L at T and Rollright Garden Ctr is on right. L from Gdn Ctr and L at T (heading N), and keep R at bend to go E to Milcombe. L at A361 and R at Bloxham rbt, and 1st L. After Black Boy PH in Milton, go R and R at A4260, then L at lights in Deddington to Aynho, Croughton, Cottisford, Fringford, Caversfield, Bicester

Category: Weekend Ride

C. Hilltop Garden Centre, Ramsden. Route: LR052A. 48m (77km)/16-17mph (26-27kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Route Description

Bucknell, Ardley, Somerton, N Aston, Duns Tew, L at T to Sandford St Martin and go R in village opp Church. R at B4030, thro Gagingwell and L at B4022. S/O at A44 and fork R in 1 ml at bend. Keep R in Taston, S/O at B4026 X roads in Spelsbury. In Chadlington, turn L at shop and cross River Evenlode valley. S/O at B4437 X roads and keep R at T junction. At T in Leafield, go L and R at X roads with B4022. R at bottom of hill to Hilltop Garden Centre. On exit from Gdn Ctr, turn R back to B4022 and over X rds, thro Finstock and L in 1 mile at X rds. L at X rds at bottom of hill and keep R after railway bridge. Stonesfield (**R at top of hill in village), Wootton (R at top of hill in village and 1st L), Rousham, Heyfords, Middleton Stoney, Bicester. (** OR At top of hill in Stonesfield, go straight ahead near to White Horse pub. Go L at T with B4437 and (unsigned) 1st R in half mile at end of the wood into Ditchley Park. R at T in Park and SO A44 at Over Kiddington. SO at next X roads and 1st R in 1 mile to Steeple Barton. R at T with B4030; SO at Hopcrofts Holt lights, R after bridge at Heyfords to Caulcott, Middleton Stoney, Bicester)

Category: Weekend Ride

D. Hilltop Garden Centre. Route: SR024. 41m (66km)/15-16mph (24-26kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Route Description

Bicester, Chesterton, Wendlebury, Weston-on-the-green, Bletchingdon, Gibraltar, Wooton, Stonesfield, Nrth of Flintstock, Ramsden, tea at Hilltop Garden Centre on the right up access road, Exit and turn right to Mount Skippett, Over Xroads to south of Flintstock, Wilcote, East End, Left onto A4095, Long Hanborough, Bladon, Cross A44, Cross A4260, Gibraltar, Kirtlington, Chesterton, Bicester

Category: Weekend Ride

Non-stop/Training Ride. Route: Leader’s choice. 50m (80km)/19+mph (31+kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 5 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

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Category: Weekend Ride

Mar
11
Sat
A. Green Dragon Eco Centre. Route: Leader’s choice. 55m (88km)/18mph (29kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 11 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Route is Ride Leader’s choice

Category: Weekend Ride

B. Green Dragon Eco Centre. Route: Leader’s choice. 50m (80km)/17-18mph (27-29kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Category: Weekend Ride

C. Green Dragon Eco Centre. Route: Leader’s choice. 45m (72km)/16-17mph (26-27kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

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Category: Weekend Ride

D. Green Dragon Eco Centre. Route: Leader’s choice. 40m (64km)/15-16mph (24-26kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Route is Ride Leader’s choice

Category: Weekend Ride

Non-stop/Training Ride. Route: Leader’s choice. 50m (80km)/19+mph (31+kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Route is Ride Leader’s choice

Category: Weekend Ride

BMCC Juniors 1 BMCC Junior Coaching
Mar 11 @ 9:50 am – 11:30 am

Coached by: Matt and Paul A
Session theme: Bike-handling and Group Riding Techniques.

Please come suitably dressed for the weather conditions, with helmet, gloves, drink and a road worthy bicycle. If the session is going to be cancelled due to poor weather, we will send out an email early Saturday morning.
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Mar
12
Sun
A. Dairy Farm Craft Centre. Route: LR027A. 64m (103km)/18mph (29kph). (Ride leader needed please) @ Bicester North Railway Stn
Mar 12 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

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Route Description

Bicester, Caversfield, Fringford, Fulwell, Westbury, Turweston, Brackley, Halse, Greatworth, L at T B4525, R at X Rds, R in 1 mile and in half mile 1st L to Culworth – keep L thro village, R half way down hill to Eydon. At end of village go R to Canons Ashby. L at T to Adstone, Maidford and Litchborough. Keep L into village and then L to Farthingstone and then 1st R in village. R at X roads to Upper Stowe and Dairy Farm Craft Centre. L from DFCC and R at bend. R at A5 and 1st R in _ mile. At Litchborough take 1st L and 2nd R. At T, go R to Blakesley. S/o at X roads, through village and 1st L after bridge. S/o at X roads and R at West End in Silverstone. L at T on old A43, R at T, past race track. Dadford, Water Stratford, Tingewick, Chetwode, Stratton Audley, Bicester

Category: Weekend Ride

 

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