We need volunteers for our committee

Only two months to go until January when we will have our committee elections. We need volunteers. Matt, Dan and myself will not stand for re-election. We have been on the committee for the last 5 years in different functions. It is time for new blood and new ideas. The club is in good shape […]

Staunton, near Coleford, Gloucestershire

Wilko led the ride through Staunton today. It looked a bit wet and miserable at the start (an eye rubbing 0830am kick-off). However, it was actually quite dry in the woods as the 7 of us headed off. It was all new stuff for me, with runs named Billys, Bunkered, Evil Edna and The Bitch, […]

Bigfoot Christmas Dinner

As announced in the minutes of the last club meeting, we will have our Christmas dinner now in the Royal William on Friday the 4th of December, starting at 7:30 with drinks and then a sit down meal beginning at 8pm. I promise, it will not change again, especially since we had to pay a […]

October club meeting

  Quick write up of today’s club meeting. Good attendance, must have been the feel good factor of the Oktoberfest. Members: 91 Money £1265 What has been discussed: We would like to enter the 21st century and have an electronic membership form with paypal option to pay the fee. Janet will inquire whether a club […]

Oktoberfest 2015: Day of Glory

  The weather was kind to us, no rain, not cold and not warm, just right for the Oktoberfest. We were there in numbers. I counted at least 25. The Bigfoot camp was visible and well stocked with food and drink. The course was dry, fast and bumpy. We were all shaken, but not stirred […]

Another lesson with Katy Curd

I have never seen the cycle centre in the Forest of Dean so full. Bigfoot contributed heavily. We were at least 12, four of us Bigfoot ladies. Since we were only four Katy concentrated on the fine detail of cornering and switch backs. A lot was about line choice and where to look. We practised and practised […]