Sunday’s Big Ride – Shirley Crabtree & The Grizzly Bear – 8am Sun Aug 5th

2018 Aug Big Ride – Shirley Crabtree & The Grizzly Bear – Sun Aug 05 *8am**

Route Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28228974
Strava Event: https://www.strava.com/clubs/112552/group_events/363225
Distance: 67 miles
Elevation: 6,000-6,500ft approx.
Moving time: Approx 5.25 – 5.75 Hours // Total Time approx 6.5 – 7 Hours.(very approximate dependent on rider pace and general stops – allows for brief stops/traffic and 30-45 mins lunch)
Start: 08:00 at St Mary’s Flower Park, Prestwich
Lunch: will confirm later, somewhere between Saithwaite and Halifax.
Post Ride: Time dependent Same Yet Inn, Simister. Ride Ends here.. Approx 14:00-14:30.

*** PLEASE NOTE 8am START *** Read more

Sunday May 13 Big Ride – The Eagle

2018 May Big Ride – The Eagle – Sun 13 May ***8am***

Route Link: The Eagle GPX
Distance: 65 miles
Elevation: 5,400ft approx.
Moving time: Approx 5.25 – 5.75 Hours // Total Time approx 6.5 – 7 Hours.(very approximate dependent on rider pace and general stops – allows for brief stops/traffic and 30-45 mins lunch)
Start: 08:00 at St Mary’s Flower Park, Prestwich
Lunch: Approx 11:00 @ Bolster Moor Farm (mile 30)
Post Ride: Time dependent but Same Yet Inn, Simister if anyone is game. Ride ends here. Approx 14:30.

*** PLEASE NOTE 8am START ***

## BIG RIDE DISCLAIMER ##
Please note, our big rides are not for the feint hearted and they are really hilly, tough but ultimately enjoyable rides. We have a lunch stop but they are longer, hillier and slightly faster than our standard rides. If you’re unsure then please speak to us and come to a standard ride first. We’re not ones to be too specific about speed but ideally shouldn’t be much slower than around 12mph average around this sort of course, as otherwise they just take way too long. Thank you.
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## RIDE INFO ##

The second big ride of the year. You big ride veterans know the drill by now, it’ll be hilly.
5,400ft of climbing over 65 miles should be enough for most of us, but should be a walk in the park for the Tour de Manc riders among us. Read more

Sunday’s Big Ride: Super Hilly Yorkshire Monument // 8am

Happy Yorkshire Day! What a savage! Enjoy!

Route Link: Super Hilly Yorkshire Monument GPX
Distance: 68 miles
Elevation: 6,00ft approx.
Moving time: Approx 5.5 – 6 Hours // Total Time approx 6.75 – 7.25 Hours.(very approximate dependent on rider pace and general stops – allows for brief stops/traffic and 45 mins lunch)
Start: 08:00 at St Mary’s Flower Park, Prestwich
Lunch: TBC – decide on day but Sowerby Bridge worked last time.
Post Ride: Time dependent really, see how everyone feels. Woodthorpe, Same Yet Inn, Friendship, Cuckoo are all options. Read more