REMINDER Ride: Sunday 29 January

LAST CHANCE TO BOOK A PLACE

A loop from TALLY HO, NORTH FINCHLEY out west to Edgware, north to Radlett , Shenley cafe stop, and back via Barnet.

A 25 mile ride starting and ending at North Finchley, meeting outside the Tally Ho pub (N12 0BP) at 9.30 am, mostly on the quieter roads to Edgware, then north to Radlett, stopping at Shenley cafe, and returning via Barnet. Expect to be back at North Finchley by about 1.30 pm.

Pace 10-11 mph, some hills.

Route devised and led by Salim.

You MUST register if you want to join this event -see link below

(We can only take riders over 18 years old on this ride.)

www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/barnet-cyclists-monthly-ride-tally-ho-new-postponed-date-tickets-515008453147

Saturday 28 January: KidsCycle

Join Kids Cycle up at Clitterhouse Farm Saturday 28 January 12-3pm (and every last Saturday of each month). Bring your family, your bikes and an appetite for some of the best home baked goods in north London. It would mainly be of interest to those with young children living to the west of the borough.

At ‘Our Yard’ at Clitterhouse Farm www.ouryard.org.

Contact: info@clitterhouse.com

REMINDER Thursday 26 January: Monthly Meeting – What did Santa bring you?

After a round up of ‘business’ and a coffee break and time for a chat, we will have a bit of a ‘show-and-tell’ with whatever Christmas Cycling pressies members received.  Or anything you have treated yourself to. Or things you might want to ask advice about before buying. Everyone is sure to have an opinion!

The pattern of meetings is the last Thursday of the month. If you have any suggestions for topics for these meetings please get in touch.

Meet: 8pm, Trinity Church Centre, Nether Street, North Finchley N12.

All welcome.

Ride: POSTPONED Tally Ho! – now Sunday 29 January

Due to the forecast of freezing temperatures this Sunday (0 degrees at 10am) and danger of ice in the country lanes, the ride has been postponed until next Sunday.

If would like to come on the 29th, please book using the revised link below.

A loop from TALLY HO, NORTH FINCHLEY out west to Edgware, north to Radlett , Shenley cafe stop, and back via Barnet.

A 25 mile ride starting and ending at North Finchley, meeting outside the Tally Ho pub (N12 0BP) at 9.30 am, mostly on the quieter roads to Edgware, then north to Radlett, stopping at Shenley cafe, and returning via Barnet. Expect to be back at North Finchley by about 1.30 pm.

Pace 10-11 mph, some hills.

Route devised and led by Salim.

You MUST register if you want to join this event -see link below

(We can only take riders over 18 years old on this ride.)

www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/barnet-cyclists-monthly-ride-tally-ho-new-postponed-date-tickets-515008453147

Ride: Sunday 22 January – Tally Ho!

A loop from TALLY HO, NORTH FINCHLEY out west to Edgware, north to Radlett , Shenley cafe stop, and back via Barnet.

A 25 mile ride starting and ending at North Finchley, meeting outside the Tally Ho pub (N12 0BP) at 9.30 am, mostly on the quieter roads to Edgware, then north to Radlett, stopping at Shenley cafe, and returning via Barnet. Expect to be back at North Finchley by about 1.30 pm.

Pace 10-11 mph, some hills.

Route devised and led by Salim.

You MUST register if you want to join this event -see link below

(We can only take riders over 18 years old on this ride.)

www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/barnet-cyclists-monthly-ride-tally-ho-tickets-515008453147

Ride: Sunday 22 January SAVE THE DATE!

Advance warning that Salim will be running a ride that will be a loop via Edgware and Aldenham. This will be at a reasonable pace and not really suitable for beginners. Full details and how to book will be available soon.

Saturday 26 November: KidsCycle

Join Kids Cycle up at Clitterhouse Farm Saturday 26 November 12-3pm (and every last Saturday of each month). Bring your family, your bikes and an appetite for some of the best home baked goods in north London. It would mainly be of interest to those with young children living to the west of the borough.

At ‘Our Yard’ at Clitterhouse Farm www.ouryard.org.

Contact: info@clitterhouse.com

Ride: Gorhambury Loop – Sunday 27 November

A ride from High Barnet of around 32miles to St Albans taking in the lovely Gorhambury estate to enjoy the autumn colours.  There will be a brunch stop and tea stop en route. 

It will be mostly on country roads with some gravel paths suitable for all bikes, although the terrain may be muddy. There will be hills en route, so this ride is suitable for those used to hills and confident mixing with traffic. We will be taking a steady pace at 10-12mph. 

Do dress for the weather conditions, bring tools and spare tubes in case of punctures, and also lights now it’s darker earlier. 

Early winter start time: Meet 9.30am to leave 9.45am outside Waitrose at The Spires Bandstand, Stapylton Road, Chipping Barnet. Postcode EN5 4QT

Ride led by Talia Ross.

NB: We can only take riders over 18 years old on this ride.

You MUST register if you want to join this event:

www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/gorhambury-loop-tickets-468540947587

Ride: Sunday 27 Nov – SAVE THE DATE

Talia will be leading a ride from High Barnet of around 32miles to St Albans taking in the lovely Gorhambury estate to enjoy the autumn colours.  There will be a brunch stop and tea stop en route. 

It will be mostly on country roads with some gravel paths suitable for all bikes, although the terrain may be muddy. There will be hills en route, so this ride is suitable for those used to hills and confident mixing with traffic. We will be taking a steady pace at 10-12mph. 

Places must be booked in advance via Eventbrite. The link to book will be posted during the coming week. But if this is your sort of ride then out the date in your diary!

NEW DATE – Ride: 30 October – Ride to Welwyn Cycle Track LINK NOW LIVE!

A loop from High Barnet up to Welwyn cycle track, looping back via St Albans

This ride was originally planned for 23 October but was cancelled due to the weather. Now running a week later.

We will head out to Welwyn via Essenden to have a look at the famous Welwyn cycle track. After this we’ll head over to St. Albans on the traffic free Alban Way, and then skirt back around the bottom of Shenley and back via Ridge. The route will be mainly on quiet country roads, with some short off road bridleway sections suitable for all types of bikes. We expect to experience a glorious display of autumn colours on this last Sunday before the clocks go back!

The ride will be led by Paul Shipway. It is about 36 miles / 58 km, and we will ride at around 10/11 mph. This ride is suitable for steady riders and will include hills.

You MUST register if you want to join this event.

We can only take riders over 18 years old on this ride.

To register follow this link

http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/barnet-cyclists-ride-to-welwyn-cycle-track-tickets-447614285377