Winter rules ride

Today’s Stroud valleys ride didn’t involve any hard-man shredding as such, but some good winter base miles, made better by not getting horrendously muddy. A mix of bikes for Jason, Sam and me, joined later by Tim at Edge as for some strange reason he didn’t want to head all the way down towards Quedgeley […]

Playtime in the Forest of Dean for the ladies

Elly, Lauren and I met up at Speculation car park. The 11 am start made us miss the traffic caused by a Severn Bore. We just passed loads of parked cars and the first spectators coming back from the river. When we unpacked the bikes it felt cold. At the coffee shop we met Ed […]

Ladies’ ride: From Stroud to Stinchcombe

Five of us: Becky, Elly, Lauren, Laura and myself, met up at Bond mill for a lane ride with Stinchcombe golf course as the farthest point. It was Laura’s first ride with Bigfoot and she was more than up to it. The ride is pretty benign except the climb up to Stinchcombe which is cruel. When […]

February Club Meeting

Here are the minutes of our February club meeting: Seven members were present: Susanne, Dan, Kev, Janet, Ian, Ian and Steve. We discussed: – Start times of the night rides: Kev put a vote up on the webpage and the majority of riders voted for the slightly later time of 6:30.  We have also decided […]