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Thu Apr 12th 2001 to Mon Apr 16th 2001
South Downs Way
Pat Hurt
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Transport from Lambourne
South Downs way from Eastbourne to Winchester. Off Road, but alternate on-road for the ill-equiped.
Alan Jones (dec)
Julian Gough
Kevin Fairs
Laurent Chambard
Lou Rose
Mavis Rose
Pat Hurt
Richard Divall
Sue King
Riders = 9
Minibus to Eastbourne with Richard thinking we would get the bus back.
Day 1 took us to Upper Beeding, where some of us booked into a different pub as the one booked wasn't open. 60 miles
Day 2 to Cocking (40 miles) where I upset the landlady of the first B&B so ended up sharing with Richard. Wantage CTC are now on the wall of fame at the Bell Inn, having consumed more than one Terminator - 8oz Rump, Gammon, Cajun Chicken, Sausages, Black Pud, Lamb Chops, Rack of Ribs, Onion Rings, Chips and a cucumber salad. Free puds for those who did it! Judgement day had arrived!
Day 3 to Winchester (53 miles) followed by really decent scoffs in the Loch Fyne Resturant - this must be added to the list of recommended stops!

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Start Locations
Wantage Market Place
Old Mill Hall, Grove
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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