Forest of Dean (PBA) – Bigfoot GB XC Tuesday Club Ride
Meeting place and directions
Meet and park in Pedal-a-bike-away car park
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 be agreed at the start according to numbers, ability and preference.
Ride Lead Green: TBN
Ride Lead Blue: TBN
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.
- Helmet (mandatory);
- Decent bike lights Front and Rear(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;
- Multi tool/Chain tool;
- Missing Link;
- Spare derailleur hanger (emergency or suited to bike).