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YRCC Ride 177

YRCC Ride 177

YRCC Ride 177

Date: 22/10/2017 | Time: 9am | Distance: 36.8 mi | Elevation Gain: 794ft | Ride Type: Road

We’re riding clockwise to the South West of York. The number of Groups, will depend on the number of people riding.

Leaving South on the A19 then turning for Naburn and Stillingfleet. Over the bridge through Cawood and West in to a headwind to Biggin and Little Fenton. North to Church Fenton and Ulleskelf. Up to Tadcaster, Wighill looping to Healaugh. South to Catterton through Bilbrough, then on to the cycle path at the side of the A64 up to Tadcaster road.

There will be an optional cafe stop on return to Cycle Heaven.

Routes:-

Route on the members Strava club – Club ride

Route on the members Garmin Club – Club ride

GPX file – Please export it from one of the above links. Or the calendar on the website

YRCC Ride 176

YRCC Ride 176

YRCC Ride 176

Date: 15/10/2017 | Time: 9am | Distance: 36.1 / 40.9 mi | Elevation Gain: 1258 / 1810ft | Ride Type: Road

We’re riding clockwise to the North East of York, could be in to a headwind on the way home. The number of Groups, will depend on the number of people riding. There could be the option of a shorter or longer route too.

Heading out towards Heworth and Stockton Lane, taking care on the road surface through Stockton on Forest. Upper Helmsley, Sand Hutton, Bossal, Crambe and taking care on the decent down to Kirkham Abbey. The route goes through Westow and splits, Longer route heads further out East to the climb up Leavening and descends in to Barthorpe to rejoin in Buttercrambe. The Shorter route sticks to the road down to Buttercrambe. Back in to Upper Helmsley, Murton, Osbaldwick and Heslington.

There will be an optional cafe stop on return to Cycle Heaven.

Routes:-

shorter
shorter
longer
longer

Route(s) on the members Strava club – shorter ride + longer ride.

Route(s) on the members Garmin Club – shorter ride + longer ride

GPX file – Please export it from one of the above links. Or the calendar on the website

YRCC Ride 175

YRCC Ride 175

YRCC Ride 175

Date: 08/10/2017 | Time: 9am | Distance: 35.5 / 40.2 mi | Elevation Gain: 828 / 1002ft | Ride Type: Road

We’re riding clockwise to the West of York to avoid the Marathon and get a tailwind home. The number of Groups, will depend on the number of people riding. There could be the option of a shorter or longer route too.

Setting off gently over the Millennium Bridge to head South through Bishopthorpe to Appleton Roebuck. West in to the slight breeze for Bolton Percy, up to Tadcaster, Walton and Wetherby. The shorter route goes up to North Deighton, whereas the longer route loops out to Spofforth and Little Ribston then both rejoin to Cowthorpe. Carrying on East with the wind to Tockwith, Long Marston, Rufforth. Then in to York through Acomb and back over the Millennium Bridge.

There will be an optional cafe stop on return to Cycle Heaven.

Routes:-

shorter
shorter
longer
longer

Route(s) on the members Strava club – shorter ride + longer ride.

Route(s) on the members Garmin Club – shorter ride + longer ride

GPX file – Please export it from one of the above links. Or the calendar on the website

YRCC Ride 174

YRCC Ride 174

YRCC Ride 174

Date: 01/10/2017 | Time: 9am | Distance: 37.3 / 41.5 mi | Elevation Gain: 1020 / 1087ft | Ride Type: Road

We’re riding clockwise to the South West of York. The number of Groups, will depend on the number of people riding. There could be the option of a shorter or longer route too.

Leaving South on the A19 to Naburn and Stillingfleet. Turning West at Cawood through Ulleskelf and a brief section on the A162. Through Stutton then a gentle climb out towards Bramham, Boston Spa and Walton. The route then splits, the shorter route carries on East to Askham Richard whereas the longer loops North to Tockwith, Angram and rejoins at Askham Richard. Though Askham Bryan then up Tadcaster Road and over the Millennium Bridge.

There will be an optional cafe stop on return to Cycle Heaven.

Routes:-

shorter
shorter
longer
longer

Route(s) on the members Strava club – shorter ride + longer ride.

Route(s) on the members Garmin Club – shorter ride + longer ride

GPX file – Please export it from one of the above links. Or the calendar on the website

YRCC Ride 173

YRCC Ride 173

YRCC Ride 173

Date: 24/09/2017 | Time: 9am | Distance: 36.7 / 41.3 mi | Elevation Gain: 861 / 1436ft | Ride Type: Road

We’re riding clockwise to the East of York. The number of Groups, will depend on the number of people riding. There could be the option of a shorter or longer route too.

A gentle start to the North East over Walmgate Stray through Osbaldwick, Murton, Warthill and Gate Helmsley. Down to Stamford Bridge for some quiet roads to Bishop Wilton where the routes split. The shorter route heads South to Meltonby, whereas the longer route climbs up Garrowby Hill. Descending down Beacon Road to loop back up to rejoin below Meltonby. Crossing the A1079 carefully to hopefully get a bit of wind assistance through Elvington up to the A64 roundabout. Down to Heslington and back in to Fulford.

There will be an optional cafe stop on return to Cycle Heaven.

Routes:-

shorter
shorter
longer
longer

Route(s) on the members Strava club – shorter ride + longer ride.

Route(s) on the members Garmin Club – shorter ride + longer ride

GPX file – Please export it from one of the above links. Or the calendar on the website

YRCC Ride 172

YRCC Ride 172

YRCC Ride 172

Date: 17/09/2017 | Time: 9am | Distance: 36.5 / 42.2 mi | Elevation Gain: 849 / 1074ft | Ride Type: Road

We’re riding clockwise to the North West of York. The number of Groups, will depend on the number of people riding. There could be the option of a shorter or longer route too.

Negotiating some back roads to get out to Acomb, carefully over the Bypass to Rufforth and Long Marston. Quieter roads from there to Tockwith and turning in to the wind for Cattal. Crossing the A59 with care for the gentle climb to Whixley. Small section on the B6265 where the routes split. Shorter route takes the turn after our usual one for Great Ouseburn. The longer route climbs up to Marton then round to Lower and Upper Dunsforth to re-join at Great Ouseburn. Both routes go over Aldwark Toll Bridge, up to Aldwark then looping round South through Tollerton for the newish road surface and the wind pushing us back home. Usual section through Overton, then wind assisted down the A19 again in to Bootham.

There will be an optional cafe stop at Cycle Heaven.

Routes:-

shorter
shorter
longer
longer

Route(s) on the members Strava club – shorter ride + longer ride

Route(s) on the members Garmin Club – shorter ride + longer ride

GPX file – Please export it from one of the above links. Or the calendar on the website.

YRCC Ride 171

YRCC Ride 171

YRCC Ride 171

Date: 10/09/2017 | Time: 9am | Distance: 36.5 / 41.4 mi | Elevation Gain: 481 / 501ft | Ride Type: Road

We’re riding clockwise to the South of York. The number of Groups set off in, will depend on the number of people riding. There could be the option of a shorter or longer route too. Leaving South on the A19 turning East at Crockey Hill for Wheldrake. South to Thorganby and Skipwith where the routes split. Shorter route carries on South to Cliffe, whereas the longer route takes the left fork further West to North Duffied, Hemingbrough to rejoin at Cliffe. Over the A19 to Barlby and round to Selby. Back roads out of Selby to Cawood. Over the re-opened bridge, hopefully wind assisted to Stillingfleet, Naburn and in to York. There will be an optional cafe stop at Cycle Heaven.

Route

Unable to upload a more detailed map or GPX file due to an ongoing technical issue with the host.

Shorter
Shorter
Longer
Longer

Route(s) on Strava shorter ride + longer ride

Route(s) on Garmin shorter ride + longer ride

GPX file – Please export it from one of the above links. Or the calendar on the website.

YRCC Ride 170

YRCC Ride 170

YRCC Ride 170

Date: 03/09/2017 | Time: 9am | Distance: 36.4 / 44.0 mi | Elevation Gain: 476 / 560ft | Ride Type: Road

We’re riding anti clockwise to the South East of York. Some members rode a similar route recently and seems the best direction to avoid 2 large sportives taking place, plus the bonus of a tailwind home. The number of Groups we split in to will depend on the number of people riding, there could be the option of a shorter or longer route too. Leaving South on the A19 briefly, taking a right turn to Naburn. East from there to Crockey Hill taking care at the A19 junction. Quieter roads again to Wheldrake, turning South for Thorganby, Skipwith, North Duffield, Bubwith. The longer route carries on South to Breighton and Wressle looping back North joining the route again to East Cottingwith. Still North with the wind behind to Sutton Upon Derwent, Elvington. Turning West back in to York taking care at the roundabout over the A64 through Heslington. There will be an optional cafe stop at Cycle Heaven.

Route

Unable to upload a more detailed map or GPX file due to an ongoing technical issue with the host.

Shorter
Shorter
longer
longer

Route(s) on Strava shorter ride + longer ride

GPX file – Please export it from one of the above links. Or the calendar on the website.

YRCC Ride 169

YRCC Ride 169

YRCC Ride 169

Date: 27/08/2017 | Time: 9am | Distance: 38.8 / 46.8 mi | Elevation Gain: 1569 / 2098ft | Ride Type: Road

We’re riding clockwise to the North East of York. The number of Groups we split in to will depend upon the number of people riding, there could be the option of a shorter or longer route too. Setting off steadily on shared bike path over Walmgate Stray towards Heworth. We head North through Huntington, Strensall and Sheriff Hutton. Please be careful for any traffic controls in place for the Ladies Road race before we climb out to Bulmer. The shorter ride would branch off to Welburn, carefully over the A64 on to the bike track, for a drop in to Kirkham and rejoin after the climb to Westow. The Longer ride heads North for the ups and downs to Coneysthorpe, East to Malton, then down to Westow. Both routes then meander South West through Sand Hutton, Murton, Osbaldwick and Heslington. There will be an optional cafe stop at Cycle Heaven.

Route

Unable to upload a more detailed map or GPX file due to an ongoing technical issue with the host.

shorter ride
shorter ride
longer ride
longer ride

Route(s) on Strava shorter ride + longer ride

GPX file – Please export it from one of the above links. Or the calendar on the website.

YRCC Ride 168

YRCC Ride 168

YRCC Ride 168

Date: 20/08/2017 | Time: 9am | Distance: 39.0 / 42.0 mi | Elevation Gain: 813 / 1074ft | Ride Type: Road

We’re riding clockwise to the West of York. This avoids the York 100 event taking place. The faster group may go out the other side of Wetherby to add 3 miles on. We set off, taking care over the Millennium Bridge then to Bishopthorpe. Against the wind to Appleton Roebuck, Bolton Percy, Oxton. Tadcaster. Then Walton and Wetherby. The longer route goes out to Spofforth and Little Ribston, the shorter to North Deighton where they both meet to Cowthorpe. Wind assisted to Tockwith, Long Marston, Askham Richard, Askham Bryan and back in to York up Tadcaster Road and through the Knavesmire. There will be an optional cafe stop at Cycle Heaven.

Route

Unable to upload a more detailed map or GPX file due to an ongoing technical issue with the host.

Norm 39 miles
39 miles
42 miles
42 miles

Route(s) on Strava 39 miles + 42 miles

GPX file – Please export it from one of the above links. Or the calendar on the website.