Monthly Archives: June 2011

GMBC July/August Calendar

PDF format MS Word format Highlights: Conic Hill and Dumyat night rides, Weekends away (Lakes and Glen Coe/Kinlochleven) Navigation skills course EDIT: and now getting its own special WordPress page here.

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Navigation Skills Course

Hi Folks, As per requests at the AGM, we’re arranging to make some navigation skills training available to all club members.  Given the nature of the sport I see this as key to becoming a more competent mountain biker and … Continue reading

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Rides This Week (w/c 27/6)

Rides This Week: Tuesday ride:  Local Ride, departs St Andrews Hall Car Park, Milngavie, 7pm Wednesday introductory ride:  Local Ride, departs St Andrews Hall Car Park, Milngavie, 7:00pm Wednesday ride:  Dumgoyne Extended, departs War Memorial, Blanefield, 7:30pm Thursday ride:  Road ride, … Continue reading

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Beginner Ride Rota – Volunteers Needed Please

Hello all, The Beginner Rides which started at the beginning of May have, so far been very successful.  We’ve increased our membership and introduced more women to the club (I have to put that in for the equal opportunities part).  … Continue reading

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Help needed for tonights Beginner Ride

Hi all, Due to a mishap with the rota and the quaterly committee meeting being held at the club hall tonight, is there anyone that wouldn’t mind leading the Beginner Ride for us? It kicks off at 7pm from the … Continue reading

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Alpine Club Night – Tuesday 28th of June

Hi all, Alpine Bikes at St Georges Cross are running a club night for our paid members next Tuesday (I know that a large majority of our members actually ride on that day…..so see below). They are offering 20% off parts, accessories, clothing etc … Continue reading

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sneaky ‘wee’ sunday night ride

Tim & I decided to work off some of the beer and chips/kebabs we had consumed at the Edinburgh Real Ale Festival on Friday. Tim was keen to do the Whangie but I managed to persuade him to try something … Continue reading

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Rides This Week (w/c 20/6)

Rides This Week: Tuesday ride:  Local Ride, departs St Andrews Hall Car Park, Milngavie, 7pm Wednesday introductory ride:  Local Ride, departs St Andrews Hall Car Park, Milngavie, 7pm Wednesday ride:  Gleniffer Braes, car park on B775 Gleniffer Road at the … Continue reading

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T in the Park Tickets available

Hello peeps, I have two tickets in-hand for the Sunday 10th July available. I’m looking for cost price only if anyone is interested?  I paid £180 for them. I’m meant to be attending the Saturday gig,  but to be honest … Continue reading

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Glentress 7 – Tweedlove

Had a great time at the Glentress 7 race on Saturday. The race was really well organised and the marshall’s were the most supportive bunch of guys I’ve ever seen at a race – well done. Pretty much an xc … Continue reading

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