Current Rides

rides.
May 2018
DateDestinationTimeStartLeaderStop
(map/grid ref)
Distance   Information
Tue 22ndFifield (E)12:00
Fifield Inn
175/908764
SBG
MEET FOR LUNCH FROM 12 NOON
Wed 23rdEwelme (N)10:30Henley, Catherine WheelJeff Salzman
07768904136
Shepherds Hut
175/639919
SBG
20Meet 10:30-11:00
Wed 23rd🌑Kingwood (N)19:30FountainJason Pyke
07932 652368
Unicorn
175/701818
SBG
25Offroad - Long
Wed 23rd🌑Kingwood (N)19:30FountainPhil Allen
948 3454
Unicorn
175/701818
SBG
20Offroad - Short
Wed 23rd🌑Kingwood (N)19:30The FountainDavid Rees
07971 289 909
Unicorn
175/701818
SBG
25Moderate
Sat 26thOffroad tour - Mark Newton 07947 596673 - (Off road camping weekend)
Sun 27thMarlow (NE)09:00Dinton PasturesIan Moore
07773 300 665
Court Leisure Centre
175/848862
SBG
50Brisk. Return by 2pm. 11s at Marlow Leisure Centre or Jenner’s Cafe.
Sun 27thTurville Heath (N)09:15The FountainTerry Davis
0118 941 2282
The Barn Café
175/745913
SBG
50Moderate. One-stop ride
Mon 28thYattendon (W)10:30The FountainJeanette Jeans
07897 512 491
Yattendon & Frilsham Fete45Moderate to Fete - £3 entry
Tue 29thAshmore Green (W)12:00
Sun in the Wood
174/495693
SBG
MEET FOR LUNCH FROM 12 NOON
Wed 30thClerken Green (S)10:00Beech Hill Church CaféJeff Salzman
07768904136
Beach Arms
185/565509
SBG
45Meet 10:00-10:30
Wed 30th🌑Waltham St Lawrence (E)19:30FountainJD
07917 063231
Bell
175/830770
SBG
20Offroad - Short
Wed 30th🌑Waltham St Lawrence (E)19:30FountainAngus Mitchell
07794301935
Bell
175/830770
SBG
25Offroad - Long
Wed 30th🌑Waltham St Lawrence (E)19:30The FountainRalph Marlow
07788 197190
Bell
175/830770
SBG
26Leisurely/Moderate
June 2018
DateDestinationTimeStartLeaderStop
(map/grid ref)
Distance   Information
Fri 1st🌑Banbury23:45Caversham Library, Church Street, CavershamEdwin Raj
07900924941
70Moderate. Night ride by the light of the moon. Train back on Cross Country - booking recommended.
Sat 2ndAfternoon meander13:00Dinton PasturesIan Moore
07773 300 665
40There may be some paths & byways - weather dependent. So robust tyres recommended. Will post msg on google groups 2 days before the ride.
Sun 3rdThree Counties Cycle Ride - 08:30 Bracknell - (15/33/54 mile charity rides £18 3ccr.org)
Sun 3rdAudax: 10 Thames Bridges - 09:00 Maidenhead - (64/110 km Audax events £4 www.aukweb.net)
Sun 3rdDorchester (NW)09:00The FountainElliot Dean
07879 647681
Fleur de Lys Inn
164/577943
SBG
50Off road
Sun 3rdWatlington (N)09:30The FountainAlec Briggs
07923 547 167
Carriers Arms
175/692945
SBG
45Moderate. One stop ride.
Tue 5thSherborne St John (S)12:00
Swan
175/626553
SBG
MEET FOR LUNCH FROM 12 NOON
Wed 6thCrowmarsh Gifford (NW)10:30Sonning Common BakeryIan Humphrey
0118 948 1172
Bell
175/617892
SBG
30Meet 10:30-11:00
Wed 6th🌑Finchampstead (SE)19:30LEADER REQUIRED
Queens Oak
175/794639
SBG
20Leisurely/Moderate
Wed 6th🌑Finchampstead (SE)19:30The FountainJoe Feeney
07813 885836
Queens Oak
175/794639
SBG
20Offroad - Short
Wed 6th🌑Finchampstead (SE)19:30The FountainPaul Roberts
07702 006105
Queens Oak
175/794639
SBG
25Offroad - Long
Wed 6th🌑Finchampstead (SE)19:30The FountainRob Williams
07979595604
Queens Oak
175/794639
SBG
25Brisk
Sat 9thBike Week - 9-17 June - (bikeweek.org.uk)
Sat 9thTilford, Surrey - 10:30 Earley - Allan Adams 988 3044 - (2 day camping tour - On-road, 40 miles, Lunch stop en-route)
Sat 9thTilford, Surrey - 14:00 Crowthorne Station - led by Berks on Bikes. - (2 day camping tour - Off-road, 35 miles)
Sun 10thTBC10:00FountainTBC
pub en route30Off road
Sun 10thYattendon10:00ThealeWie San Lau
079 5746 6477
Yattendon West Berkshire Brewery
175/556740
SBG
30Leisurely/Moderate. Elevenses The Nature Discovery Centre, Thatcham. Flat, rough-stuff along the Kennet to start, then hills. Very nice lunch and beers to follow! • Route/GPX: connect.garmin.com
Tue 12thHolyport (E)12:00
George
175/893777
SBG
MEET FOR LUNCH FROM 12 NOON
Wed 13thHannington (SW)10:30Mortimer Bakery CaféAllan Adams
0118 988 3044
Vine
174/540552
SBG
35Meet 10:30-11:00
Wed 13th🌑Aldworth (NW)18:30The FountainCharles Redfern
07932 042 324
Bell
174/556797
SBG
25Moderate - Kennet Morris men perform at 8pm
Wed 13th🌑Aldworth (NW)19:00The FountainPhil Allen
0118 948 3454
Bell
174/556797
SBG
20Offroad - early ride for the Morris men
Wed 13th🌑Aldworth (NW)19:30The FountainKaren Blofield
07771 800883
Bell
174/556797
SBG
20Offroad - Short
Wed 13th🌑Aldworth (NW)19:30The FountainIan Doyle
07974 409607
Bell
174/556797
SBG
25Offroad - Long
Sat 16thAlan Furley's Up the Downs/Down the Ups - 100 & 200 audax - (www.aukweb.net)
Sat 16thRural South - 300 audax - Ian Doyle 07974 409607 - (www.aukweb.net)
Sat 16thBivvi Plus - 10:00 Portland Bill - TBC - (Offroad tour - bivvi bag required)
Sun 17thBentley (S)09:15EarleyLesley Adams
0118 988 3044
Star
186/785439
SBG
55Moderate. Elevenses Redfields Garden Centre Church Cookham
Sun 17thHenley (N)10:00The FountainSteve Conway
0118 375 9932
Catherine Wheel
175/762827
SBG
25Leisurely/Moderate. Some hills.
Tue 19thCold Ash (W)12:00
The Castle
174/513697
SBG
MEET FOR LUNCH FROM 12 NOON
Wed 20thQuainton (NE)08:30Henley, Catherine WheelJeff Salzman
07768904136
George & Dragon
165/740200
SBG
90Mid summer ride. Meet 8:30 for breakfast. leave 9am
Wed 20thLittlewick Green (E)10:30Warren Row, VelolifeMorris Dowding
0118 989 0326
Cricketers
175/838800
SBG
30Meet 10:30-11:00
Wed 20th🌑Sonning Eye (E)19:30The FountainRalph Marlow
07788 197190
Flowing Spring
175/747767
SBG
20Leisurely/Moderate
Wed 20th🌑Sonning Eye (E)19:30The FountainNick Clark
07866 033 638
Flowing Spring
175/747767
SBG
25Brisk
Wed 20th🌑Wokingham Without (SE)19:30The Look OutBecky Patterson
0118 948 3454
Crooked Billet
175/826667
SBG
20Offroad - Short. Train assist 18.52 RDG - Martins Heron
Wed 20th🌑Wokingham Without (SE)19:30The Look OutPaul Mattingly
07976 796 217
Crooked Billet
175/826667
SBG
25Offroad - Long. Train assist 18.52 RDG - Martins Heron
Sat 23rdSutton Scotney (S)09:00The FountainEdwin Raj
07900924941
Sutton Scotney
185/464395
SBG
75Moderate. Lunch at Calleva Arms, Silchester
Sun 24thWokingham Bikeathon - 08:30 Cantley Park - (15/35 mile charity rides £20 www.wokinghambikeathon.co.uk)
Sun 24thClub BBQ in Caversham
Sun 24thCaversham10:00The FountainSel Dixon
07867 442046
Club summer BBQ35Off road
Tue 26thFrieth (N)12:00
Prince Albert
175/798907
SBG
MEET FOR LUNCH FROM 12 NOON
Wed 27thYattendon (W)10:00Theale, La BaguetterieTerry Davis
0118 941 2282
West Berkshire Brewery
175/556740
SBG
45Meet 10:00-10:30
Wed 27th🌑Checkendon (N)19:30The FountainPhil Allen
0118 948 3454
Black Horse
175/667841
SBG
20Offroad - Short
Wed 27th🌑Checkendon (N)19:30The FountainSel Dixon
07867 442046
Black Horse
175/667841
SBG
25Offroad - Long
Wed 27th🌑Checkendon (N)19:30The FountainEdwin Raj
07900924941
Black Horse
175/667841
SBG
23Moderate
Sat 30thTBC - 10:00 TBC - Peter Nightingale 0118 969 2184 - (Offroad tour - camping weekend)
July 2018
DateDestinationTimeStartLeaderStop
(map/grid ref)
Distance   Information
Sun 1stAudax: Jack Eason Struggle - 08:00 Maidenhead - (200 km Audax event £6 www.aukweb.net)
Sun 1stCheckendon (N)10:00The FountainSteve Conway
0118 375 9932
Black Horse
175/667841
SBG
25Leisurely/Moderate. Some hills
Tue 3rdOld Basing (S)12:00
Bolton Arms
186/667534
SBG
MEET FOR LUNCH FROM 12 NOON
Wed 4thShabbington (N)10:00Henley, Catherine WheelNorman Band
07828019468
Old Fisherman
165/678065
SBG
50Meet 10:00-10:30
Wed 4th🌑Knowl Hill (E)19:30Dinton PasturesAl Neal
926 9531
Royal Oak
175/825796
SBG
20Offroad - Short
Wed 4th🌑Knowl Hill (E)19:30The FountainPeter Nightingale
0118 969 2184
Royal Oak
175/825796
SBG
25Offroad - Long
Wed 4th🌑Knowl Hill (E)19:30The FountainNick Clark
07866 033 638
Royal Oak
175/825796
SBG
25Brisk
Wed 4th🌑Knowl Hill (E)19:30The FountainRalph Marlow
07788 197190
Royal Oak
175/825796
SBG
27Leisurely/Moderate
Fri 6thWallingford Festival of Cycling - (Fri 6th - Sun 8th July 2018 www.wallingfordfestivalofcycling.co.uk)
Fri 6th6-18 July - trip to Brittany. For more details contact Lesley or Allan Adams 0118 98 3044
Sun 8thTBC09:30The FountainHelen Dixon
07954992204
50Brisk. Hilly. One-stop ride
Sun 8thTBC10:00The FountainPaul Roberts
07702 006105
pub en route30Off road
Sun 8thWoolhampton (W)10:00ThealeTerry Davis
07518 252 019
Canal cafe
174/604673
SBG
20Leisurely. Mostly canal towpath
Tue 10thYattendon (W)12:00
West Berkshire Brewery
175/556740
SBG
MEET FOR LUNCH FROM 12 NOON
Wed 11thOld Basing (S)10:30Swallowfield Parish HallLesley Adams
0118 988 3044
The Hatch
186/675521
SBG
40Meet 10:30-11:00
Wed 11th🌑South Stoke (NW)19:30LEADER REQUIRED
Perch & Pike
174/596837
SBG
Leisurely/Moderate
Wed 11th🌑South Stoke (NW)19:30The FountainMartin Soanes
0118 948 4057
Perch & Pike
174/596837
SBG
25Offroad - Short
Wed 11th🌑South Stoke (NW)19:30The FountainTBC
Perch & Pike
174/596837
SBG
30Offroad - Long
Wed 11th🌑South Stoke (NW)19:30The FountainHelen Dixon
07954992204
Perch & Pike
174/596837
SBG
23Moderate/Brisk
Sat 14thWoodcote (NW)10:00The FountainEdwin Raj
07900924941
Woodcote Rally
175/6482
SBG
40Festival of Ales at Rally (discounted tickets possible)
Sun 15thMaidenhead (E)09:15The FountainSean Hayden
07801 414707
The Bear
175/890812
SBG
45Brisk. One stop ride
Sun 15thTBC10:00The FountainMartin Pearce
07919 448 148
Pub en route30Off road
Tue 17thLittlewick Green (E)12:00
Cricketers
175/838800
SBG
MEET FOR LUNCH FROM 12 NOON
Wed 18thEwelme (N)10:30Sonning Common BakeryPaul James
07733621353
Shepherds Hut
175/639919
SBG
35Meet 10:30-11:00
Wed 18th🌑Arborfield Cross (SE)19:30The FountainJohn Singleton
07813 818719
The Bull Inn
175/761670
SBG
20Offroad - Short
Wed 18th🌑Arborfield Cross (SE)19:30The FountainTBC
The Bull Inn
175/761670
SBG
25Offroad - Long
Wed 18th🌑Arborfield Cross (SE)19:30The FountainCharles Redfern
07932 042 324
The Bull Inn
175/761670
SBG
22Moderate - Bastille celebration
Thu 19thParis - 10:00 Reading - Suzana Murdoch 07775 870873 - (Ride to Paris. 4 day tour. Contact Suzana for more details.)
Sun 22ndHenley (N)09:00Dinton PasturesIan Moore
07773 300 665
Catherine Wheel
175/762827
SBG
50Brisk. Return by 2pm.
Sun 22ndChaddleworth (W)09:15ThealeLesley Adams
0118 988 3044
Ibex
174/416772
SBG
50Moderate. Elevenses Hampstead Norreys
Sun 22ndPishill (N)10:00The FountainPhil Allen
0118 948 3454
Crown
174/720890
SBG
35Off road
Tue 24thOdiham (S)12:00
Bell
186/743509
SBG
MEET FOR LUNCH FROM 12 NOON
Wed 25thKingsclere (SW)10:00Mortimer Bakery CaféAllan Adams
0118 988 3044
Crown
174/5258
SBG
45Meet 10:00-10:30
Wed 25th🌑Rotherfield Greys (N)19:30The FountainPaul Denley
0118 948 3574
Maltsters Arms
175/726824
SBG
20Offroad - Short
Wed 25th🌑Rotherfield Greys (N)19:30The FountainMalcolm Fleming
0118 986 4166
Maltsters Arms
175/726824
SBG
25Offroad - Long
Wed 25th🌑Rotherfield Greys (N)19:30The FountainEdwin Raj
07900924941
Maltsters Arms
175/726824
SBG
24Moderate
Sat 28thPrudential RideLondon FreeCycle - (www.prudentialridelondon.co.uk)
Sat 28thAsh Ranges - 10:00 Farnborough - Dave Keeble 07816 679453 - (Offroad tour - indoor camping)
Sun 29thBramley (S)10:00ThealeWie San Lau
079 5746 6477
Bramley Bakery Café
175/656594
SBG
25Moderate morning ride, back by 12pm (return journey to Theale is the best part!)
Tue 31stChalgrove (N)12:00
Red Lion
164/636969
SBG
MEET FOR LUNCH FROM 12 NOON
August 2018
DateDestinationTimeStartLeaderStop
(map/grid ref)
Distance   Information
Wed 1stCookham (E)10:00Hare Hatch, Sheeplands GCMorris Dowding
0118 989 0326
Crown on the Green
175/894853
SBG
30Meet 10:30-11:00
Wed 1st🌑Beech Hill (S)19:30LEADER REQUIRED
Elm Tree
175/695641
SBG
Wed 1st🌑Beech Hill (S)19:30Mortimer stationKaren Blofield
07771 800883
Elm Tree
175/695641
SBG
20Offroad - Short. Train assist 19.35 RDG - Mortimer
Wed 1st🌑Beech Hill (S)19:30The FountainTBC
Elm Tree
175/695641
SBG
25Offroad - Long
Sun 5thNorth Waltham (SW)09:15EarleyLesley Adams
0118 988 3044
Fox
185/563458
SBG
50Moderate. Elevenses Conkers Garden Centre
Sun 5thTBC10:00The FountainPhil Allen
0118 948 3454
Pub en route30Off road
Tue 7thDorney (E)12:00
Palmer Arms
175/929792
SBG
MEET FOR LUNCH FROM 12 NOON
Wed 8thBall Hill (W)10:00Theale, La BaguetterieChris Davey
0118 942 2358
Furze Bush
174/424632
SBG
45Meet 10:00-10:30
Wed 8th🌑Witheridge Hill (N)19:30The FountainMartin Soanes
0118 948 4057
Rising Sun
175/696841
SBG
20Offroad - Short
Wed 8th🌑Witheridge Hill (N)19:30The FountainSel Dixon
07867 442046
Rising Sun
175/696841
SBG
25Offroad - Long
Wed 8th🌑Witheridge Hill (N)19:30The FountainNick Clark
07866 033 638
Rising Sun
175/696841
SBG
25Brisk
Wed 8th🌑Witheridge Hill (N)19:30The FountainJeanette Jeans
07897 512 491
Rising Sun
175/696841
SBG
20Leisurely/Moderate
Sun 12thSherfield on Loddon (S)09:00The FountainNick Clark
07866 033 638
Four Horseshoes
175/680579
SBG
60Brisk
Sun 12thSherfield on Loddon (S)09:45The FountainJeanette Jeans
07897 512 491
Four Horseshoes
175/680579
SBG
40Moderate
Sun 12thEwelme (N)10:00The FountainSarah Parish
07584579515
Shepherds Hut
175/639919
SBG
40Off road
Tue 14thGreywell (S)12:00
Fox & Goose
186/718513
SBG
MEET FOR LUNCH FROM 12 NOON
Wed 15thWheeler End (NE)10:30Henley, Catherine WheelDavid Bagshaw
0118 3757201
Chequers Inn
175/806926
SBG
35Meet 10:30-11:00
Wed 15th🌑Henley (N)19:30The FountainJames Hilling
07787 535656
Bird in Hand
175/759824
SBG
20Offroad - Short
Wed 15th🌑Henley (N)19:30The FountainPeter Nightingale
0118 969 2184
Bird in Hand
175/759824
SBG
25Offroad - Long
Wed 15th🌑Henley (N)19:30The FountainRalph Marlow
07788 197190
Bird in Hand
175/759824
SBG
23Leisurely/Moderate
Sun 19thSurrey Hills10:00GuildfordSel Dixon
07867 442046
Pub en route30Off road: train assist: RDG - Guildford
Sun 19thWarren Row (E)10:00The FountainWie San Lau
079 5746 6477
Velolife cycling café
175/811808
SBG
25Leisurely/Moderate. Route/GPX: connect.garmin.com
Tue 21stChieveley (NW)12:00
Old Red Lion
174/475738
SBG
MEET FOR LUNCH FROM 12 NOON
Wed 22ndCrondall (S)10:00Beech Hill Church CaféPeter Bagniuk
0118 962 4571
Plume of Feathers
185/795487
SBG
45Meet 10:00-10:30
Wed 22nd🌑Upper Basildon (NW)19:30LEADER REQUIRED
Red Lion
174/596761
SBG
Wed 22nd🌑Upper Basildon (NW)19:30The FountainBecky Patterson
0118 948 3454
Red Lion
174/596761
SBG
20Offroad - Short
Wed 22nd🌑Upper Basildon (NW)19:30The FountainTBC
Red Lion
174/596761
SBG
25Offroad - Long
Sat 25thTBC - 10:00 tbc - TBC - (Offroad tour - camping weekend)
Sat 25thAfternoon meander13:00Dinton PasturesIan Moore
07773 300 665
40Weather permitting we may use some byways so robust tyres recommended. Will post a msg on google groups two days before the ride to confirm suitability.
Sun 26thWaterperry Gardens (N)09:15The FountainTerry Davis
07518 252 019
Café
164/628064
SBG
60Moderate. One-stop ride. Roadside elevenses
Tue 28thFinchampstead (SE)12:00
Queens Oak
175/794639
SBG
MEET FOR LUNCH FROM 12 NOON
Wed 29thFrieth (N)10:30Sonning Common BakeryJeff Salzman
07768904136
Prince Albert
175/798907
SBG
35Meet 10:30-11:00
Wed 29th🌑Theale 'Sheffield Bottom' (SW)19:30LEADER REQUIRED
Fox & Hounds
175/648698
SBG
Wed 29th🌑Theale 'Sheffield Bottom' (SW)19:30The FountainJason Pyke
07932 652368
Fox & Hounds
175/648698
SBG
20Offroad - Short
Wed 29th🌑Theale 'Sheffield Bottom' (SW)19:30The FountainMartin Pearce
07919 448 148
Fox & Hounds
175/648698
SBG
25Offroad - Long
🌑 denotes an evening ride. Remember your lights!