Monthly Archives: July 2011

Lakes weekend away?

So did the weekend away happen? I hope it did. Marky Mark and I were down riding High Street yesterday and it was stunning. Great weather and dusty trails. Gutted that I wasn’t able to get down for the whole … Continue reading

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Tonight’s Introductory Ride

We had 8 people out tonight for the introductory ride (Tom, Majken, Suzanne, Jack, David, Toronto John, Sandy and myself).  It was good to see that some new riders had come back for more after previous visits! We headed out … Continue reading

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So who’s riding tonight?

After a magic spin on the crosser last night out to Wheelcraft, I’m keen to get out again tonight. However, Lennox on a warm night with midges isn’t really floating my boat so I was thinking of heading up the … Continue reading

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Glen Tilt ride report

Sunday 24 July. With a decent looking weather forecast in hand, it was the perfect opportunity to get a long ride in over in the Cairngorms. Ryszard, Elizabeth, Elizabeth’s friend Elsie and I (Grant) met in Blair Atholl to attempt … Continue reading

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Ben Lawers – The legend of Ross Black

“Ben Lawers on Sunday?” I texted Ross. Knowing his love for the area, I knew the thought of some hikey bike munro bashing would not be a hard sell. With blue skies before us, we left Glasgow just after 7.30 … Continue reading

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Rides This Week (w/c 25/7)

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:  Dougalston & Lennox Forest, departs main car park, St Andrews Hall Car Park, Milngavie, … Continue reading

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Glen Tilt, Sunday

I’ve roughly marked out the route, from Kenny Wilson’s book, here.  Weather looks to be excellent.  Meet at Blair Atholl, I’d suggest that we’re ready to ride by 1030.  So far looks like Elizabeth + friend, Grant, and me.  Any … Continue reading

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Road Ride on Sunday anyone?

Hi all, My road bike has been feeling left out this year and especially during the last few days of the Tour de France. I don’t have the time to attend an away/epic ride on Sunday (I would love too), … Continue reading

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Mountain Biking Without The Bike (aka XC Running)

I think there’s a few folks out there that dabble in this cross country running malarky.  I heard about this and thought I’d share it in case anyone was interested. Callander Hill 10K Race It’s part of the Callander Highland … Continue reading

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Did anybody ride Wednesday?

Two new-to-GMBC riders went along for the 7:45pm ride yesterday.  They arrived at 7:20pm, but, when nobody else had turned up by 7:45pm, gave up and left.  Were there really no club members out for the main ride?  Conditions were … Continue reading

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