Monthly Rides Programme

CAUTION USING THIS INFORMATION – this is a proposed list of rides and is subject to change. Please use it as an indication only. Rides will only be finally confirmed in the preceding Weekly Bulletin.

Our Short Rides are 20-30 miles, our Intermediate are 30 -45 miles and our Long Rides are 45+ miles

If you are not sure that you can mange 20 miles then please contact us (see the Righthand Sidebar) and we have a number of options to do Beginner or Introductory Rides

DayTypeStart timeStart LocationDistance (miles)Via and Refreshment stopsOther commentsLeader
This is the Meriden Memorial Day
Sun 5 SepIntermediate (with Long ride addon option)09:00On the path at the junction between Kenilworh Road
and Beechwood Avenue opposite the Park and Ride
20 mile + 20 mileCycle 20miles via Corley to Meriden for the Service at 10.45.
At the conclusion of the Service people the Intermediate ride will aim for Balsall Common Lavendar Hall Fishery for lunch thenreturning via Leek Wotton. People wanting a Longer / Faster Ride from there can split off after Balsall Common and ride their own route back.
Probably we not be able to get a mid-morning refreshments at Meriden so suggest you bring along a drink & snacks

Route https://cycle.travel/map/journey/252834
Alan Jelley
Sun 5 SepShort & Womens Grp09:30WMP will provide details in email to riders20mi (12 + 8)stop at Meriden for service and teaMarina Friend
Tue 7 SepTuesday10:15Lavender Hall Fishery24-milesLunch at Wedges, Illshaw Heath return to and return to Burton GreenBob Tinley
This is the 100 km Challenge Ride
Sun 12 SepLong09:00This is the 100 km Challenge Ride
Sun 12 SepShort09:15No Ride - All Ride Leaders allocated to the 100km Challenge ride
Sun 12 SepIntermediate09:30No Ride - All Ride Leaders allocated to the 100km Challenge ride
Tue 14 SepTuesday10:15Granny Smiths, Baginton to Boat House pub, Braunston return to Stretton-on-Dunsmoreapprox 33Smith's Nurseries, Boat house, Braunstonapprox 18 miles to lunch, total 33 milesPaul Morton
Sun 19 SepLong09:00WMP86Based on Starley Sportive long routestops to be added - probably picnic lunch at AlcesterPaul Whateley
Sun 19 SepShort09:15All details to follow asap25-30Terry Moles
Sun 19 SepIntermediate09:30
Tue 21 SepTuesday10:15
Sun 26 SepLong09:00War Memorial Park70-80For Further StudyGeorge Riches
Sun 26 SepShort09:15
Sun 26 SepIntermediate - Train & Cycle09:30Northampton Railway station42Take the train to Northampton and ride back to Coventry Lunch would be at Byfield. Maybe an aftenoon tea stop?This may have to be revised due to railway engineeringMike Thomas
Tue 28 SepTuesday10:15
Sun 3 OctLong09:00
Sun 3 OctShort09:15
Sun 3 OctIntermediate09:30
Sun 3 OctWomens Grp9.15WMP North Gate32Packwood House Nat Trust CafeVicky Palethorpe
Tue 5 OctTuesday10:15
Sun 10 OctLong09:00WMP65 ishTBC - will head North/EastPaul Whateley
Sun 10 OctShort09:15
Sun 10 Oct09:30
Tue 12 OctTuesday10:15
Sun 17 OctLong09:00
Sun 17 OctShort09:15
Sun 17 OctIntermediate09:30
Sun 17 OctIntermediate - Drive & Cycle10Drive to Wellsboune, Loxley Close by the Co-op.
If you are interested but don't have transport to Wellsbourne then contact Alan and he will see if he can arrange a car share.
40Barn Cafe, NT Hidcote (No need for a ticket), Chipping Campden, Mrs Browns Cafe, Shipston on Stour
https://cycle.travel/map/journey/239815
A chance for Intermdiate Riders to explore the outer reaches of our areaAlan Jelley
Tue 19 OctTuesday10:15
Sun 24 OctLong09:00
Sun 24 OctShort09:1525 - 30North TBCMarina Friend
Sun 24 OctIntermediate09:30
Tue 26 OctTuesday10:15
Sun 31 OctLong09:00
Sun 31 OctShort09:15TBDVicky Palethorpe
Sun 31 OctIntermediate09:30