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Rider of the Week, Dave Brookes!   Rider of the week, Why do you ride? Originally started as a way to get fitter until I had a decent bike bought me for my 40th birthday almost twenty years ago since then it’s become a bit of an obsession just love being out on the bike […]

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We have decided that the clubs ride outs on the 11th of November will be known as “poppy day rides”. Each participant will be asked to make a minimum donation of £1, which will go to a charity for very local ex service men and women. A local cyclist has been raising money for this […]

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Rider of the Week, Simon Woodward. Why do you ride? Started riding at 2 and never stopped riding in 50 years. What do you dislike about cycling? Nothing really, Happy solo or in a group. What do you like about cycling? It’s simple really I love all things mechanical. I love anything I can tinker […]

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Cycling is a sport set aside from most others in the sense that sufferance and pain are our reward for hard work. Chris McCormack said “When your legs scream stop and your lungs are bursting, that’s when it starts. That’s the hurt locker. Winners love it in there”. Eddy Merckx once said “The race is […]

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The club has annually rode out to Cobwebs on Halloween weekend. Anyone who attends has to pull a scary face (for photo) when exiting the cafe. If you want to dress as a zombie, or if you normally look like a zombie on a Sunday morning all the better. Come along and have a bit […]

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Rider of the week, Denise Barratt Why do you ride? I started cycling in 2010 when a friend of mine had organised a charity ride for his now late wife. The 1st plan was to drive the support car carrying supplies. I’d lost my Husband the previous year, and I thought if Anton was here now […]

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Rider of the week, Pete Lawlor! Why do you ride? right I cycle for fitness company when I get out with you guys. Cycled as a teenager on road bike, glen my best mate and me both brought Raleigh pulsar racing bikes and would cycle to ironbridge every Sunday without fail from Great Wyrley. We carried […]

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Ride with GPS route to Weston Park.

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  On Saturday 3rd of November our illustrious events organiser Neil Parsons has submitted a group ride out event. The ride takes in some of the most beautiful staffordshire countryside, on a fairly easy route. You will be greeted by the most wonderful selection of Belgian ales and British snacks when you arrive at the Merckx […]

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