Painswick/Popes -Leisure Lakes Light demo ride

13 November, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Royal William CP
Stroud GL6 6TT
Adam Hampson

Bigfoot GB XC Tuesday Club Ride

Meeting place and directions

The Royal William Car Park to the rear of the pub


Our Friends at Leisure Lakes have Very kindly provided 10 X Hope R4 Demo lights to use on this ride! These are great quality UK made lights with amazing build quality with very well published Hope support if problem do arise in the future (like all parts on our bike, they get used hard!)


We only have 10 sets, So this will be a first come first served, please post on Slack or here to book your light asap!


Below are the details for the Green, Blue & Red(GB) Grade Bigfoot MBC weekly rides.  We will meet and ride with the same timings, however  groups will agreed at the start according to numbers, ability and preference.

Ride Leaders

Ride Lead Green: Adam

Ride Lead Blue: Janet

Ride Lead Red: TBN


Green group: Medium intermittent pace with rest stops as needed, steep climbs and descents and  rooty/stoney technical single track.

Blue group: Medium-high constant pace, steep climbs and descents and rooty/stoney technical single track.

Red group: High constant pace, fewer stops, steep climbs and descents and rooty/stoney technical single track.

Kit list:

  • Helmet  (mandatory);
  • Decent bike lights (mandatory);
  • Gloves (advisable);
  • Drink (advisable);
  • Elbow/ knee pads (advisable);
  • Hard tail/ Full Suss (advisable);
  • Energy food (advisable);
  • Waterproof shell (advisable).

Suggested spares list:

  • Spare inner tube;
  • Puncture repair kit;
  • Pump;
  • Multi tool/Chain tool;
  • Missing Link;
  • Spare derailleur hanger (emergency or suited to bike).
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