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Sun Mar 15th 2020
Sunday Shortie 3* Vale & Downland ride. 3*
Leader:
Jo Little
Start Time:
9:30 am
Start Location:
WMP
Description:
Sunday Shortie 2 hours at a riding pace of 20-24km/h (13-15mph). May be hilly.

Hi everyone, due to man flu! I'm unable to lead, so Jo has kindly stepped into lead this ride. Ride will depart 09:30am.
Happy cycling, Ed.

The ride will head out down through West Challow, passing
through Goosey, Baulking, Uffington, Westcot, Sparshot -
Firs, the Letcombes finishing in Wantage Market place.

Ride distance, 23.5 mi/ 37.8 km.
Riders:
Jo Little
Joy Arthur
Katherine Boyce
Riders = 3

Weather:
black low cloudcloudy with heavy rainwindy
Report:
Just the three of us came this morning for what has turned out to be the last club ride for the immediate future.
The rain held off for most of the ride but there was a tough headwind at times and the gusts were very strong. This meant we adapted the ride slightly by missing out the sevenbarrows/hackpen ascent and descent, which felt safer in the circumstances. Despite it being hard work we all enjoyed the ride and felt the better for having done it.
Distance:
34.60 km (21.50 mi)
 
Proposed Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/32107056"
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Start Locations
WMP
Wantage Market Place
OMH
Old Mill Hall, Grove
Categories
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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