Forest of Dean Night Ride @ PBA (7pm start)

When:
31 July, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
2018-07-31T19:00:00+01:00
2018-07-31T21:00:00+01:00
Where:
Pedal-a-bike-away Car Park
Cannop Valley
New Rd, Coleford GL16 7EH
UK
Contact:
Darryl Weaver

Forest of Dean (PBA) – Bigfoot GB XC Tuesday Club Ride

Meeting place and directions

Meet and park in Pedal-a-bike-away car park

Introduction

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 Leaders

Ride Lead Green: TBN

Ride Lead Blue: TBN

Ride Lead Red: TBN

Grade:

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 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;
  • Pump;
  • Multi tool/Chain tool;
  • Missing Link;
  • Spare derailleur hanger (emergency or suited to bike).
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16 Comments

  1. Oh YES!! Happy to lead a rad blue/red taking in some DH tracks and Worcester lodge trails. It’s all abo the downs…

  2. Hell yeah! Look forward to being shown some new FOD routes! Do you guys meet on the tarmac or up on the gravel?

  3. Yes, I will be there, planning on going from work so will get there about 5, going to have a mess about on the skills area if anyone fancies joining me?

  4. I’m planning on being there. Might be there a little earlier if I can get out of the office…

  5. I can’t make it I’m afraid but we have 2 peeps that would like to join you guys for a try out, please make Rob and Vicente feel welcome.

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