Saturday weather warning

*weather warning*
High gusts of wind expected (40mph plus) on Saturday so be very careful if you decide to go out.

A reminder that it is personal choice And that everybody needs to take their own safety into account.
It isn’t the responsibility of the club.

Please feel free to ride the route but be safe and divert if necessary .


Sat 13 Oct Ride – Winter Hill – 9am

2018 Oct Standard Ride – Winter Hill – Sat Oct 13 **9am**

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Strava Event:
Distance: 45 miles
Elevation: 3,700ft approx.
Moving time: Approx 3.5 – 4 Hours // Total Time approx 4 – 4.5 Hours.(very approximate dependent on rider pace and general stops – allows for brief stops/traffic)
Start: 09:00 at St Mary’s Flower Park, Prestwich
Post Ride: Probably Parkfield Inn, Whitefield.


October’s standard ride sees us revisit an old Allez Prestwich ride we ran up to Winter Hill.
Some good climbs in this ride, including a real steep test at Foxholes just before Winter Hill, then Winter Hill itself before heading out over Sheephouse Lane at Rivington. At approximately 3,700ft of elevation over this distance, it will be a good challenge for all. Read more