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Thu Jul 18th 2019
Daytime 1* Thursday Ride 1*
Leader:
Diana Whidborne
Start Time:
10:30 am
Start Location:
OMH
Description:
Social rides up to half day - 32km (20 miles), usually with a cafe stop, at a riding pace of 16-20km/h (10-12mph). Please check website on the morning of the ride if the weather is poor as it may be cancelled or the start time changed.
I plan to head to Kingston Bagpuize coffee at Millets.
My thought is to go Denchworth Charney Bassett taking a left turn to Kingston Bagpuize this will cut out Southmoor, the return from Millets is through Fyfield Wick and a left turn to Hanney and home.
Lizzie has ridden this route recently and found a track between the Charney Road and the Hanney Road that goes through Newhouse Farm Buildings it could be a short cut?
I will check this out with Des and Roger as i think they have knowledge of that area.
Report:
After the over night rain we had a lovely sunny ride out to Millets.
When planning this route I had hoped Eve would join us and she did, also Barry from the same area, a good distance to travel before starting the ride always nice to see you both.
A quiet ride through the villages apart from a few over head displays from the Red Arrows and other planes practising for the weekend airshow.
After coffee we left Eve and returned to Grove via Hanney.
I hoped i didn't rush too much but I was aware that a couple of people wanted to get back to go on to Bill Flockton Funeral.
Distance:
28.97 km (18.00 mi)
 
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Written by : Lizzie Long

Posted on : July 19, 2019 at 2:53 PM

According to my Garmin the average speed was 11.9.

Thu Jul 18th 2019
Committee Meeting
Leader:
John Tranter
Start Time:
7:30 pm
Start Location:
OMH
Description:
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Start Locations
WMP
Wantage Market Place
OMH
Old Mill Hall, Grove
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1* - Suitable for irregular, social, beginner or family riders, pace will match the slower riders. Not hilly or long. Expect rides up to 3 hours. Gentle exercise.
2* - Suitable for regular riders who prefer to cover some distance but at a more relaxed pace. Likely to be half-day rides. Solid exercise.
3* - Suitable for experienced riders, may be hilly, long, quick, or any combination! Likely to be half or full-day rides. Challenging exercise.
4* - Suitable for athletic riders who can ride safely above the 3* standard. Quick rides for the fit.
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