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YRCC 214

YRCC 214

YRCC Ride 214

Date: 22/07/2018 | Time: 9am | Distance:  44.3 mi | Elevation Gain: 1678ft | Ride Type: Road

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

Another good weather forecast and a gentle breeze to help us back home. Heading out West through Rufforth and turning off at Long Marston for quieter roads. Tockwith, Cowthorpe and Spofforth. A small section of main road then head for Kirkby Overblow descending to Netherby for the sharp climb up to Clap Gate. Regroup then set off for Sicklinghall and Wetherby. Breeze hopefully behind us now to help us home through Wighill and Askham Bryan.

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

Routes:-

Route on the members Strava club – Strava route

Route on the members Garmin Club – Garmin route

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

YRCC Ride 193

YRCC Ride 193

YRCC Ride 193

Date: 11/02/2018 | Time: 9am | Distance: 37.7 mi | Elevation Gain: 820ft | Ride Type: Road

Full mudguards are required to ride with the club until the clocks change at the end of March. We’re riding Clockwise to the West of York. The number of groups, will depend on the number of people riding.

Current forecast suggests potential ice in places with temperatures down to 3-4C, 15mph wind from the West to help us back in to York. Heading out over the Millennium Bridge then South through Bishopthorpe to then head in to the wind to Copmanthorpe, Colton, Bilbrough and out to Wetherby. Up to North Deighton to turn East with the wind behind us to Cowthorpe, Long Marston and a section on the B1224 all the way back in to York.

Optional Coffee stop after the ride at 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 185

YRCC Ride 185

YRCC Ride 185 (Santa Ride)

Date: 17/12/2017 | Time: 9am | Distance: 34.0 mi | Elevation Gain: 863ft | Ride Type: Road

Full mudguards are required to ride with the club through Winter. We’re riding Clockwise to the West of York. The number of Groups, will depend on the number of people riding.

Forecast suggests a cloudy 3C-6C with 8mph-10mph wind from SW. The route is a shorter version of the Santa ride we did last year. Festive dress and decorations are encouraged 🙂 Heading out to Askham Bryan and onwards to Wetherby, we then go North to Kirk Deighton and East back home through Cowthorpe and Rufforth.

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 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 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

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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.

YRCC Ride 155

YRCC Ride 155

YRCC Ride 155

Date: 21/05/2017 | Time: 9am | Distance: 44.1mi | Elevation Gain: 1506ft | Ride Type: Road

We’re riding anti clockwise to the West of York. We leave West through Acomb on to the A1224 to Rufforth and Long Marston. Turning off to Cowthorpe, Little Ribston and in to Knaresborough. South from there to Follifoot, Spofforth, Wetherby. Then back in to York via Askham Bryan College and over the A1237 Bypass on the bike lane to the side of the A64. Then past the Sixth Form college and Knavesmire for 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.

Route on Strava / Not on Garmin due to their website issues.

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

YRCC Ride 136

YRCC Ride 136

YRCC Ride 136

Date: 18/12/2016 | Time: 9am | Distance: 33.89mi | Elevation Gain: 974ft | Ride Type: Road | Est. Moving Time: 2:07:06

Mudguards are now required to ride with the club. The club ride this Sunday is clockwise to the West of York. Leaving Tesco towards Askham Bryan, Healaugh, Wighill, Wetherby and Spofforth. Then back East through North Deighton, Cowthorpe, Tockwith, Long Marston and Rufforth. Back in to York via Acomb and over the Millenium bridge for an optional cafe stop at Cycle Heaven.

Route

Route on Strava / Route on Garmin

GPX file

YRCC Ride 125

YRCC Ride 125

YRCC Ride 125

Date: 02/10/2016 | Time: 9am | Distance: 43.27mi | Elevation Gain: 1096ft | Ride Type: Road | Est. Moving Time: 2:42:16

We’re starting from Tesco going anti clockwise to the Northwest of York. A little longer ride than normal to try stay off busy roads and ride some new ones. Heading West through Askham Bryan, Askham Richard and Hutton Wandesley. Over the road through Long Marston, Tockwith and Cowthorpe. North through Little Ribston, skirting round Knaresborough towards Farnham. Eastwards to Arkendale, Great Ouseburn and over the toll bridge through Linton on Ouse, Newton on Ouse, Beningbrough Hall and Overton. Then carefully crossing the A19 coming in to York at Bootham for an optional cafe stop for coffee & cake at Your Bike Shed.

Route

Route on Strava / Route on Garmin

GPX file

YRCC Ride 115

YRCC Ride 115

YRCC Ride 115

Date: 17/07/2016 | Time: 9am | Distance: 40.82mi | Elevation Gain: 1025ft | Ride Type: Road | Est. Moving Time: 2:33:04

As the wind is forecast to be from the West, we’re doing a clockwise ride to the West of York. We head West on the bike track to Copmanthorpe. Carrying on to Colton, Bilbrough, Askham Richard, Angram, Long Marston, Tockwith and Cowthorpe. Gradually heading North after Walshford and Cattal. Careful over the A59 for a climb up to Whixley. To the Northern most point over Aldwark Toll bridge heading East and then South through Linton-on-Ouse, Newton-on-Ouse and through Beningbrough Hall (possible stop for coffee or ice cream). Round the quiet road to Overton and then back in to York down the A19 for an optional cafe stop for coffee & cake at York Bike Shed.

Route

Route on Strava / Route on Garmin

GPX file

YRCC Ride 113

YRCC Ride 113

YRCC Ride 113

Date: 03/07/2016 | Time: 9am | Distance: 40.15mi | Elevation Gain: 814ft | Ride Type: Road | Est. Moving Time: 2:30:34

Another flat ride in a Clockwise direction to the West of York. We head south to Bishopthorpe and Acaster Malbis. Then towards the West through Acaster Selby, Appleton Roebuck and Bolton Percy. Then skirting past Tadcaster on to Walton and Wetherby. North through Kirk Deighton and North Deighton. Then heading back with a tailwind through Cowthorpe, Tockwith, Long Marston, Hutton Wandesley, Angram, Askham Richard and Askham Bryan. Past the start point for an optional cafe stop for coffee & Cake at Your Bike Shed.

Route

Route on Strava / Route on Garmin

GPX file