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Date
Ride Time
Route
Beer
 
16.9.04
1 hour
Tod Beer Festival Nightride. Up opposite Zorro, Whirlaw Common, drop back to the office ready for beer.
A selection
 
12.9.04
1.5 hours
Laggan. Shh
red bull
 
11.9.04
ahem
Naegears Euros. Aviemore. Fucking fantastic
plenty
 
5.9.04
2.5 hours
Ride with sharon, chris and chipps. Usual to black moor, then manywells, wilsden, harden cheek, altar lane, harden moor, haincliffe, brow top, back o'post office.
Tetleys
 
3.9.04
1.5 hours First blast on the 29er. Grrr, proper twitchy and no pedal clearance. I'm in love ;o)
Chouffe
 
August
  errm all a bit vague, nightrides, day rides, sswc berlin, mtb marathon in Houffalize, belgium cheek.  
 
29.7.04
1.5 hours
Thursday Nightride. Coiler up jack, pointless, ripper dipper, ali's zigs, pub
Landlord
 
29.7.04
1.5 hours
Coilertastic shhh ride. May appear on a nightride soon.
Landlord
 
27.7.04
1.5 hours

Coiler's first Mud. Skive ride with Ben to scope out some new trails. Rocky climb, furrier cup, bat giggles descent. Fantastic and home in time for tea :o)

We will return Oh yes.......

Black Russian
 
25.7.04
1.5 hours
Road ride back to Alnwick
Black Russian
 
24.7.04
?
Cheeky Beach Bivvy. Alnwick, Alnmouth, up the coast all the way to Seahouses. Bivvy on the beach
Wifebeater
 
20.7.04
1.5 hours
Cheektastic Local Ride. Down, up Not Boaring, road climb to tv mast, conduit, top o stairs, tiptoe through the tussocks, to the Epic "Carwash", Penistone, down, Jenny's trail, railway, pub.
Landlord
 
16.7.04
2 hours
Jack Bridge, up to Dukes Cut, BMX Bandits, Ben's Pointless Bit, Slack Tracks, Ali's Zig Zags, the Bastard climb to Heptonstall, Beech Nuts and the Darkside. Ankle felt good at last :o)
Witches Brew
 
13.7.04
2 hours
Oxenhope but different. Back 'Post Office, Brow Top Moor, drop to Crossroads, Cullingworth chicken factory, Cold spring, Sawood, White Moor, Conduit, Wagon and Horses descent, Stones and pub
Landlord
 
6.7.04
2 hours
Oxenhope nightride with Sharon, Chris and Chipps, etc, Usual Piers route with Lame Lamb finish
Landlord
 
1.7.04
2 hours
Calderdale Nightride. Gentle riding again.......  
 
26/27.6.04
dunno
mudtastic SSMM. knackered ankle again pushing bike through clogging mud. Nice last lap though as the trail dried out.
Stella
 
22.6.04
1.5 hours
Gentle night ride.
Leffe
 
20.6.04
1 hour
Stuffed ankle meant no riding til now. Gentle chill ride to Hebden from Tod. Canal, Castle in the Garden, Pixie Woods, Callis, Fishing is amazing, Canal
Big Berry Smoothie
 
8.6.04
2 hours ish
Cheek and climbtastic nightride. Tod, up, up and more up past the Golf Course, Dead Litesped trail, up again, and a bit more, Dukes Cut, BMX Bandit trail, up again the up to the sunset, Ripper Dipper (best trail in Calderdale, it's official), straight out into the Slack track, down and into Beach Nuts nicely roundd off with The Dark side. Road back to Tod
Fraoch
 
5.6.04
2 hours ish
Hawes Tandem ride. Big FO climb to Cam High Road, Cam High Road to Bainbridge, Back roads back to Hawes.
Stella
 
3.6.04
1.5 hours
Second ride of the day. Stubbing to Staff Nightride. Jack Bridge, up, up again( how painful and tired?), Sketchy drop to road, road climb, whirlaw photoshoot bit, then Whirlaw, Rodwell B again.
Landlord
 
3.6.04
4 hours
Big Thrash Ride with Mark, Wendy and Ben. Rode Tod, Burnley, Padiham, Sabden, Nick of Pendle, BW to Fence, Burnley, Canal, Heasondford, Trail up to Rowley (Needs exploring properly), Hurstwood, MTL to Windfarm, Road, Whirlaw and Rodwell B.
Erdinger
 
29.5.04
1.5 hours
Local Loop with Sharon before starting on the new house.
Leffe
 
25.5.04
1.5 hours
Quick NightRide cos I'm drinking Thursday
Landlord
 
23.5.04
2.5 hours
Photoshoot ride. Loughrigg tarn (that climb hurts), drop to Skelwith Bridge, road climb, High Oxen Fell, BW to Hodge Close, Wilfs !, Tilberthwaite, Little Langdale, Elterwater, Ambleside.

Double espresso

 
22.5.04
4 hours
Birthday Ride. Loughrigg Tarn, road climb, High Arnside, Iron Keld, Knipe Fold, Climb up Rough Hows, High Moss,Claife Heights, Far Sawrey, Climb up Mitchell Knotts, drop to Windermere, Lakeside path to Wray, road back to Ambleside.
Cumberland Ale and Pimms
 
20.5.04
2 hours
Staff of Life Nightride. Up the track next to Rob's Wedding Present, Flower Scar, singletrack, more singletrack, Three Pigs trotting.
Landlord
 
19.5.04
2 hours
Cheeky survey for tomorrows nightride, climb Three Pig's Trotting, singletrack top Carr Road, Flower Scar up then down, singletrack, Three Pigs Trotting.
Stella
 
15.5.04
1 hour
Quick blast around the usual with Sharon and JonathonB, apres beer with Matt. Fantastic
Landlord
 
13.5.04
1.5 hours
Office Nightride.Todfest. Orchan Rocks,Whirlaw, Rodwell A, Ollies Drop,wierd womans head stuck to lamppost descent. Hate the Stiffee. Must do something about it.
Erdinger
 
11.5.04
3.5 hours
Nightride up Pendle. Set off from carvels, ride to summit trig point and return. Felt good on the up, legs strong, shoulder getting back to normal. Nice fast descent on rigids :o)
Oranjeboom
 
7.5.04
1.5 hours
Shuttle bus, big bike adventure.Canal to Hebden, Bus, Pecket Well B, Bolty's steps (ridden :o), riverside, Ruby Juice, Canal to Station, Bus, Peckett well A. Slack start meant no more rides. Must do again on Stiffee ;o)
Big Berry smoothie
 
6.5.04
2.5 hours
Ali's farewell Nightride. Canal from Tod, Jack Bridge, MTL, Ben's pointless bit, singleSlack, Ali's Zig Zags, climb to Heptonstall, Blue Pig, Bolty's steps, Riverside. Pub. Canal to Tod.
IPA
 
3.5.04
3 hours
G Spot Ride. Cock Hill, Conduit, Stairs Lane down to Lame Lamb, back up Stairs Lane, Top O'Stairs, House of Shit, Shackleton Knoll, Walshaw Dean, Gorple Res, Egypt, Cheeky bit, Ali's Zig Zags, Jack Bridge, Hebden, Road Climb up to Cock Hill, Stones and home....
Old Peculer
 
2.5.04
3.5 hours
Dales Family Ride. Grassington, Linton, Cracoe, Rhylstone, Hetton, Moor Lane, Threshfield, Grassington
Old Peculier
 
1.5.04
1.5 hours
Usual loop with Sharon and Martha.
Old Peculier
 
27.4.04
1.5 hours
Freeride Night sesh. Actually the usual figure of eight, Back O'Post Office, Black Moor, Manywells, Cold Spring, Sawood, White Moor, Conduit, Wagon singletrack and Stones. Me and Ben on full on monster bikes. Vague steering uphill and at least twice as heavy as the singlespeed. They rocked on the brief downhills :o) Two stacks though, damn those wide pedals.
Landlord
 
25.4.04
2 hours
Marin trail with Martha.She managed the climb just then rukled the descents ;o)
Old Peculier
 
22.4.04
2 hours
Calderdale Thursday Night ride. Jack Bridge, MTL, Pinball Alley, Snakey Twist, Ali's Zig-Zags, Heptonstall, Blue Pig (where Tim crashed and smashed one of the mag test lights up - oops!), Bolty's Steps (big up to Tom for riding the bottom section) and finishing down Riverside Run. Can you tell I stole that from Bens Blog ? ;o)
Nightmare
 
20.4.04
1.5 hours
Usual at night.
Landlord
 
18.4.04
1.5 hours
Delamere with Steve and Jack the stack.
Sierra Nevada
 
17.4.04
1 .5 hour
Back o'Post Office,Black Moor, More Black Moor and Black Moor again. Martha likes her new bike :o)
Sierra Nevada
 
15.4.04
1 hour
Nightmare Nightride. Stubbing wharf, Jack Brideg, Mary Towneley. Loose crank, Jack Bridge, Pub
Summat IPA
 
15.4.04
1.5 hours
Bridlington Cheky Shore Ride two. Sharon and Martha
See above
 
14.4.04
1.5 hours
Bridlington Cheeky Shore Ride. Sharon and Martha
Boddingtons and red wine
 
13.4.04
1.5 hours
The Usual, unusually early with sharon. Sun and curlews
Sierra Nevada Pale
 
11.4.04
2 hours
Andy's Birthday Party Day II. Alson on the road, much cheek coming back :o) Sun, singletrack, good company oh and a ford crossing....
Sierra Nevada Pale
 
10.4.04
3 hours
Andy's Birthday Party. Garrigill, up Cross Fell to Greggs Hut, back down. Tandem ride with Martha, 40mph, blue disks and brake fade :o) Followed by two laps of the "Tour of Garrigill", hmm lactic.
Snecklifter
 
8.4.04
2 hours
Chris's Farewell Nightride. Canal to Walsden, packhorse climb, london road, drop to cheeky woods, canal, Tenth Muse, Sharon driving :o)
Erdinger
 
6.4.04
1.5 hours
Carvels Birthday Ride. Longridge Fell Cheeky Ride. The sun came out to reward our commitment. Wet rooty and muddy fun. Tequila at the trig point.
Old Peculiar
 
4.4.04
1.5 hours
Tandem Ride. Usual with martha on't back. Sunny start descended into rain and hail. Top ride followed by beer :o)
Landlord
 
30.3.04
1.5 hours
Hmm light start to a nightride, summers coming I tell ya. Steep start up you know that one on the bend, Black Moor, Manywells down then Cold Spring up, Sawood, White Moor, conduit, Stairs and Lame Lamb, Stones and the "Chute of death" ahem.
Landlord
 
25.3.04
2 hours
Calderdale night ride. Jack bridge, top of colden, erm some singletrack down to the oad, Bens Zig Zags, Callis climb to London Road, Chipps ' Birthday Present, Canal to Pub. Superb :o)
dunno but it was strong
 
21.3.04
4 hours
Grinton, Fremington Edge,Hurst,Fell End, Langthwaite, Booze, Peat Moor Green, Langthwaite, Stang, Windegg Vein, Low Moor, Moresdale Road, School Master Pasture,Hurst, Fremington Edge, Stu's Secret Downhill, Grinton. Top ride.....

San Miguel

 
20.3.04
1 hour
Swaledale. Grinton, Reeth< Langthwaite in 50 mph winds with 70mph gusts.Hmmm tasty.
Old Peculiar
 
16.3.04
1.5 hours
Night Ride. Local with stones for a change.
Landlord
 
13.3.04
1.5 hours
Wife Bike. Usual loop plus Lame Lamb. Hmm spring's here again.
Tequila and beer
 
11.3.04
2.5 hours
Morning ride to Hebden to pick up th Car, followed by NightRide. Hmm sure I said I needed something easy. Up, up, up, along nice bit, down to whirlaw then reverse ride to top of cheeky but should be legal drop to the staff, spin damn you spin on road, Ewood lane climb then down through the woods. Comedy Craig missed the steps :o)
Erdinger
 
9.3.04
2.5 hours
Ride to work and back plus cheeky trails during the day.
Landlord
 
6.3.04
1.5 hours
Usual with dessert of Lame Lamb.
Landlord
 
2.3.04
2 hours
Gisburn with Ben and Chipps. Cold ride, forgot coat but otherwise most excellent
Pedigree
 
29.2.04
2.5 hours
Northumberfest Day Two Ride. To the Beach and back. Snow and Mud, even more excellent :o) Lots of coffee
 
28.2.04
3 hours
Northumberfest Day One Ride. Rothbury in the Snow. Excellent :o)
Plenty
 
24.2.04
2 hours
Usual with dessert of Lame Lamb
Landlord
 
20.2.04
1 hour
Quick blast before the wife gets home....
More Stella
 
19.2.04
1 hour
Retro Nightride. Riding Rob's bike. Missed the boy's so had to discover new cheek. Knott wood climb, shed descent, fast grassy singletrack, the ginnel.

Golden Salamander

 
19.2.04
2 hours
Full figure of eight with extra trimmings. Cock Hill, descent to farm. top O'Stairs, Lame Lamb. Had to use stiffee, legs hurt.
See Above
 
18.2.04
1 hour
Usual with diversion into haworth.
more Stella
 
17.2.04
1.5 hours
and another tandem ride. Tod to Hebden via Castle in the Garden and woodsy cheek
Stella
 
15.2.04
1 Hour
Tandem ride with Steve and Jack at Delamere. More singletrack, and pleasant chilldness. nice treat from steve, cheers Bud ;-)
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale
 
14.2.04
3 hours
STW Tandem Ride Sherwood Forest. Hmm how good is the Cannondale ? :-) Top ride with plenty of Singletrack action. Martha excelled in her stoking capabilities. Babysitting at it's best ;-)
Old Peculiar
 
10.2.04
2 hours'ish
Worsthorne Night ride. Feck ! Soft going, climbing, got to Gorple Rocks and made the mistake of following Carvel, peaty, boggy with dropoffs then return into a gale,missed out the Sheep track, and pedalled all the way down Gorple road back to Worsthorne
Landlord
 
8.2.04
1.5 hours
Been Ill all week so just did a nice and easy circuit of the usual
Duval
 
31.1.04
1 hour
Photoshoot and Canal ride to Hebden for Smoothies
Wild Berry Smoothie
 
29.1.04
1 hour*
Steve Makin special. Nightride up Horsehold and down through Callis, hmm icy roots. 120mm Marathons are waaay cool on the Stiffee tho.....*may not have even been an hour :-(
Something Supreme
 
28.1.04
1.5 hours
Snow ride ! Usual in snow. Fecking cold on't top
Landlord
 
22.1.04
1.5 hours
Knott Wood, Blackshaw Head,over to Jack Bridge,road to Heptonstall, Blue Pig, Bolty's Steps, River , Pub.
Rudolphs Ruin
 
16.1.04
1.5 hours
Usual local Night Ride............
Landlord
 
10.1.04
2.5 hours
Family ride with Tandem. Back of Post Office, Black Moor, Black Moor 2 in reverse, Haworth, etc etc. V. Wet and aching thighs :-)
Erdinger
 
8.1.04
1.5 hours
Night Ride @ Hollingworth. Andy showed us some tasty tracks around the M62. Cold, wet, muddy and slippy. V. Tasty Singletrack finish. We shall return......
Coffee ?
 
3.1.04
1.5 hours
Wife Bike. Usual route
Landlord
 
1.1.04
1.5 hours
Wife Bike to start the New Year. Usual route, always a pleasure to ride with Snow....
Landlord
 

Compare with Last Year

Compare with Piers (obviously not the beer though ;-)