|Sunday||9:00am(October to March) / 8:30am(April to september)|
All Rides start from Central Cross Drive, except Thursday mornings where you make your own way to the 11’s destination. There is limited on-road parking around Central Cross Drive.
The current runs list can be downloaded from the Home page.
Characteristics of Rides (speeds are averages, not including 11s/lunch/tea stops) …
11’s and lunch destinations are listed on the runs list.
B and B- rides are generally morning only, returning to Cheltenham from 11’s for about 1:30pm. C and A rides are generally whole-day rides, with some A riders returning to Cheltenham after 11’s.
|B-||Medium, steady pace, riding most hills. Average speed ~10-13mph||Distance for the morning-only ride 35-60m|
|B||Faster than B-, riding almost all hills. Average speed ~12- 15mph||Distance for the morning-only ride 40-65m|
|A||Faster than B, Riding all hills. Average speed ~ 13-17mph||Distance for whole-day ride 70-100m|
|C||Sunday C rides start from Central Cross Drive at 09:00 in summer, 10:00 in winter. See the current runs list for alternative starting points and starting times.
Slower pace. Average speed ~ 10-13mph
|Distance for whole-day ride 50-80m|
Morning ride to café, returning to Cheltenham for lunch, generally 35-50 miles.
THURSDAY MORNING ELEVENSES RIDE
Meet up at the indicated café at about 11am.
THURSDAY EVENING RIDES
These are rides of 25 to 35 miles usually including a refreshment stop at a country inn. Held weekly throughout the year there are always a few hardy souls riding regardless of the weather.
|Pub destination will be up to 18m from Cheltenham, depending on season.|
|C||Slower pace: 10-13mph||Distance to pub: 15-20m|
|B||Moderate pace: 11-15mph||Distance to pub: 18-25m|
|A||Faster pace: 14-18mph||Distance to pub: 20-30m|
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