Falmer to Jevington

This Sunday 29th March we repeat the popular Falmer to Jevington ride we did in January.

We take the train from Seaford/Newhaven/Eastbourne to Falmer (arriving at 8:30) and ride back along the South Downs Way. 25 miles of cross country epicness with breath-taking scenery (and breath-taking climbs). The ground conditions should be much better than . . . → Read More: Falmer to Jevington

London to Paris – 2 Cities, 4 Days, 300 Miles

During last year’s glorious summer I was persuaded by some good friends to dust off my old rusty mountain bike and join them for some short cycle rides to the beach where we enjoyed some wine and a bbq or two.

I enjoyed the cycling so much and was looking for a new challenge so . . . → Read More: London to Paris – 2 Cities, 4 Days, 300 Miles

Sunday MTB – Ride Report 15th March 2015

Ten riders started out from The White Lion for our usual Sunday morning ride. This time we planned to ride to the Courtyard Café at Southease Youth Hostel. The ground was dry & firm and we had a following wind for much of the outward journey. All that winter riding in rain and over soft . . . → Read More: Sunday MTB – Ride Report 15th March 2015

Folding bikes for city commuters

Carlton Reid is an almost evangelical advocate for cycling and also guest writes for motoring.co.uk Carlton has previously released an unexpectedly popular Kickstarter book ‘Roads were not built for cars’. His latest article in motoring.co.uk is bound to cause some ‘effect’ with its readership by stating that car commuters should ‘Buy a folding bike and . . . → Read More: Folding bikes for city commuters

Big Park Opening – Ride Report

On Saturday 7th March Cycle Seahaven hosted a Cross Country 15 mile loop around Castle Hill Nature Reserve. There were 8 riders who started out from Peacehaven’s amazing new Big Park, and we headed North West on roads and bridleways to the Northern edge of Woodingdean. We then went East to pick up the South . . . → Read More: Big Park Opening – Ride Report

New Gazebo

We have this week received from the manufacturers our new “Pop Up” shelter and designer table top. The first outing is this Saturday at the Big Park opening in Peacehaven, so come along and see us. I will be on hand to discuss any Cycle Seahaven matters and will be able to deal with new . . . → Read More: New Gazebo

Valley Road Development

A plan to build twelve x three bedroom houses and four x two bedroom houses, including creation of an access route from Valley Road has been proposed in Newhaven. Cycle Seahaven regularly use Valley Road to get to The Fairway for safer access from Newhaven to Brighton, as we pointed out to East Sussex County . . . → Read More: Valley Road Development