Month: February 2015

Reliability Rides

There’s some great reliability rides on at the moment. A great test of fitness – and some lovely routes. Most of the rides have a 50km or a 90/100km option.

RIDE 4: THE OTLEY ONE – £4
Date: 15th February 2015
Start Time: 09.30
Start Place: Buttercross (Market Place), Otley
Finish Place: Otley CC Clubroom
Route 100km: A65-Ilkley-Addingham-Bolton Abbey- Barden Tower -Appletreewick-Grassington-Kettlewell-Kilnsey-Threshfield-Burnsall-Barden-Bolton Bridge -Addingham-Ilkley-Askwith
Route 50 km: Start 09.45 As above to Barden Bridge (cross river) – Cavendish Cafe-Bolton Abbey-Ilkley-Askwith
Organiser: Ian Cullen, 07929 004887

RIDE 5: ALBA ROSA, The Alex Warburton Memorial Ride – £4

Date: 22nd February 2015
Start Time: 09.30
Start Place: The Lawnswood Arms, Otley Rd. Adel, Leeds
Finish Place: The Lawnswood Arms, Otley Rd. Adel, Leeds
Route: Bramhope-Alwoodley-Scholes-Barwick-Aberford-Saxton-Church Fenton-Ryther-Ulleskelf-Bramham-Collingham-Kirkby Overblow-Arthington-Creskeld Lane
Organiser: Jamie Tweddell, 07920 554544

RIDE 6: LEEDS MERCURY – £4

Date: 1st March 2015
Start Time: 09.30
Start Place: Buttercross (Market Place), Otley
Finish Place: Otley CC Clubroom
Route 90 km: Otley, Pool, Arthington, Harewood bridge, A61, Kirby Overblow, Sickinghall, Wetherby, B1224, left at X roads to cattal bridge, left to old A1. Up to Boro B, left to Knaresboro A6055, right to Ripley B6165, left to Killinghall, over the A59 to Pennypot lane, left at the end to grovel over Norwood edge and down via Farnley to Otley
Organiser: Kevin Stuart 07958 760 750

RIDE 7: PROLOGUE CAFE BASH #3 – £4

Date: 8th March 2015
Start Time: 09.30
Start Place: Prologue Café, Harrogate
Finish Place: Prologue Café, Harrogate
Route 90 km: Prologue-Pennypot-Darley-Dacre-Summerbridge-Blazefield-Risplith-Ripon-Skelton-Borobridge-Minskip-Staverley-Farnham-Scotton-Ripley-Killinghall-Harrogate-Prologue
Organiser: Matt Mannakee, 01423 503000, www.prologuecycling.co.uk