Ashbourne Cycling Club Blog

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Routes for Saturday 23rd July

Meet 0830 main carpark Ashbourne Leisure Centre Please let me know if you have any requests for any particular routes/previous favourites and I will post them in the coming weeks. Next week I’ve had a request for Tideswell, Froggatt Edge direction so will be posting that for the hilly one due then. It’s a good idea to click on the...

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Routes for Saturday 16th July

Meet 0830 main car park Ashbourne Leisure Centre. Weather forecast at the moment looking a bit showery so use judgement on the day if you feel you need to change any of the routes. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. A Ride, 51 miles long, 5230 elevation, heading out Belper Road, Carsington, Longcliffe, Grangemill, Winster, Youlgreave, Monyash – Cafe Stop, Crowdicote, Longnor, Alstonfield, Ilam, Ashbourne...

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Sunday 17th July Social Ride + Tour De France Get Together

Meet 10 am main car park of Ashbourne Leisure Centre for a steady ride at a sociable pace, making a change from our usual ‘Saturday Dash’! Route will be on familiar roads, approx 25 miles long, around 12 mph avg speed – we will all stick together and no one will be left behind.  Cafe stop at Denstone Tea Rooms,...

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Sunday 17th July – Social Ride + TDF get together

Sunday 17th July –  Social Ride open to all Club Members as well as any partners or friends you wish to bring along.  This ride while aimed at being a social steady pace is not suitable for beginners or riders who are not confident riding on roads. Meeting time will be around 10 am at Ashbourne Leisure Centre, length of...

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Route change for tomorrow

Weather looking wet first thing tomorrow, then brighter, breezier later on, suggest A route change to the following which is the reverse of the previous one with a bit of a tweak (many thanks Hayley for suggesting – good idea to change) :- A Route Strava link  

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Routes for Saturday 9th July

(If anyone has any future routes they would like to suggest then please let me know – always happy to use something new or a favourite previous route. ) Meet 0830 in main car park of Ashbourne Leisure Centre. Both A and B routes head out same way today just for the first mile –  Mappleton then Okeover for the...

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Social Ride Sunday 17th July

There will be an ACC Social Ride on Sunday 17th July. A chance to go for a steady gentle spin at a social pace – making a change from the ‘Saturday Dash’! Expected pace will be around 10 – 12 mph. Maybe you’d like to take this opportunity to encourage a partner, friend or older teenage son/daughter to come along...

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Routes for Saturday 2nd July

Meet 0830 in main carpark of Ashbourne Leisure Centre A Route, 50 miles long, 4,088 feet elevation, heading out Sidesmill, Ramshorn, Ipstones Edge, Morridge, Hulme End, (Tea Room), Newhaven, Longcliffe, Hopton,  Kniveton, Ashbourne A Route, Strava Link …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. B Route, 36 miles long, 3,251 feet elevation, heading out Mappleton/Carlton/Waterhouses/Ipstones/Hulme End (Tea stop), /Hartington/Parwich/Ashbourne B Route, Strava Link …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. C Route,...

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Routes Saturday 25th June

Meet in main car park of Ashbourne Leisure Centre at 0830 A Route, 51 miles long, 2,000 feet elevation, heading out along Sides Mill Lane, Doveridge, Sudbury, Draycott, Yoxall,  Barton Under Needwood, Roliston on Dove, Hilton, Etwall – Tara Buddhist Centre Tea Stop, Longford, Alkmonton, Ashbourne A Route, Strava link ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… B Route, 42 miles long, 2000 feet elevation, heading...

The Tea Junction, Hulme End Tea Rooms – Thank you! 0

The Tea Junction, Hulme End Tea Rooms – Thank you!

The Hulme End Tea Junction Tea Rooms is a regular stopping off point on many of our ACC Saturday rides. We just wanted to say thank you to Rebecca and her team for always making us feel so welcome and providing us with such a wonderful and delicious refreshment stop. Nothing is ever too much trouble and even when we...