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Rides – Thursday

Please provide all information to get your ride(s) on the site and we’ll put it up as soon as we can. Add as many rides as you like, but remember to tell us which day they are on. To add your club’s ride or chaingang e-mail us with your ride details

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Area: Tayside
Club: Cyclesport Dundee
Meet: Ninewells roundabout, Perth Road, Dundee
Time: 1815
How hard?: fast training chain gang
Distance/hrs: 1-2 hours
Size of group: 6-12
Contact/web: e-mail mail us

Area: Lanarkshire
Club: Mixed
Meet: Main gates, Hamilton race course
Time: 1900 April-October
How hard?: hard
Distance/hrs: 1.5 hours/35 miles
Size of group: 20-40
Contact/web: e-mail [email protected]

Area: Glasgow
Club: Mixed
Meet: Bus stop opposite Renfrew Police Station
Time: 1830 / 1845 later in Summer May till end August
How hard?: Last Man Standing
Distance/hrs: 40 / 2 hrs
Size of group: 10-30
Contact/web: Be there

Area: Central Scotland
Club: Falkirk BC
Meet: Grubowski’s on Bellsdyke Rd Larbert, Falkirk
Time: 1900
How hard?: Hard training session. APR format. Beginners welcome.
Distance/hrs: 24 miles
Size of group: 20-50
Contact/web: via website www.falkirkbc.co.uk or mail us

North East

Area: NE
Club: Velo Club Beverley
Meet: Molescroft Medical Centre
Time: 1800
How hard?: 15-17mph.
Distance/hrs: 20 miles
Size of group: 5-12 more in summer months
Contact/web: via website www.falkirkbc.co.uk or mail us

Club:Birdwell Wheelers
Meet: Brewers Fayre, Meadow Gate, Valley Park Ind Est, Wombwell, Barnsley
Time: 1800
How hard?: Extremely hard blood and guts
although we do have Aussie pursuit rules as well.
Distance/hrs: 30-45m depending on daylight
Size of group: 6 – 10
Contact/web: via emailAlan Bullock

North West



Area: Beeston, East Midlands
Club: Beeston Cycling Club
Meet: Agreed by group via blog
Time: Agreed by group via blog
How hard?: Agreed by group via blog
Distance/hrs: Agreed by group via blog
Size of group: Usually between 4 and 10


South West

Area: Christchurch, Dorset & New Forest
Club: Christchurch Bicycle Club

  • Burton Green for rides to New Forest-North
  • Highcliffe ‘Cliff Top’ for rides to New Forest-East & Isle of Wight
  • Saxon Square for rides to Bournemouth, Poole, Swanage Ferry & Isle of Purbecks

Time: 0930
How hard?: Moderate to moderately strenuous
Distance/hrs: 40-50mls/5.5-6.5hrs. Includes Coffee, Lunch and Tea stops
Size of group: 10-15
Contact/web: e-mail mail us

London and the South East

Area: Hastings (east sussex)
Club: Informal group of riders
Meet: Thursdays at hastings pier (Oct to March)
Time: 1930
How hard?: moderate
Distance/hrs: 20 miles
Size of group: 8-10
Contact/web: e-mail us

Area: Farnborough to Polhill and back
Club: Dulwich Paragon
Meet: Elmers End roundabout
Time: 1900 leaves at 1915 sharp
How hard?: ‘Serious’ riders although you can tag on on the way back
Distance/hrs: 1.5 to 2 hrs
Size of group: varies
Contact/web: e-mail website

Northern Ireland

Channel Islands

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