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Sun Dec 21st 2003
Regular Wantage Ride
Leader:
Jan McCabe
Start Time:
10:00 am
Start Location:
WMP
Description:
Join us for a ride to Marlborough, approx 45-50 miles with a few hills! (all road, no tracks). We will be going out and returning via Lambourn, so you can meet us there (by the church) at 10:55 if you want a shorter ride. Lights required.
Riders:
Derek Boutle
Des Higgs
Diane Stuckey
Eve Thornton
Jan McCabe
Kevin Fairs
Mavis Rose
Pat Hurt
Richard Divall
Robert Shaw
Sue King
Wenfeng Yang
Riders = 12
Report:
Despite earlier forecasts of snow and/or gale force winds, the weather was OK, and seven of us left the Market Place, and took the direct route to Lambourn, where Diane and Eve left us, and Pat, Mavis and Sue joined, we continued over to Ramsbury, and through Axford and Mildenhall to The Bear at Marlborough, where Kev and Wen joined us for lunch (Good portions, reasonable prices). After a brief stretch of A4, we took the lanes, and crossed back over the river to Axford, and took the hilly route back through Aldbourne, and onto Baydon, where Des having pumped up his back tyre, realised he also had a puncture in the front!, as Des and Derek were about to leave the group to take a direct route home, we wished them a merry Christmas, and left them repairing the puncture. We continued to Lambourn, where Pat, Sue and Mavis departed. The remaining three, continued back to Wantage, arriving just before the rain started, having completed 71km and 965m of ascent

Jan
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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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