A27 East of Lewes – infrastructure schemes

Highways England (used to be Highways Agency) are consulting on improving access along the A27 between Lewes and Polegate. All of these schemes appear to include better cycling provision. Cycle Seahaven often runs club rides that need to cross the A27, so this could be great news for both our Road and MTB cyclists, but . . . → Read More: A27 East of Lewes – infrastructure schemes

Night road cycling, with Aldi, Lezyne and Ituo lights

Since the weekend I have refitted my WIZ20 dual LED, wireless light on my commuter bike, and this has brought a smile back to my face, this light is good!!! Since the clock went forward, I have been cycling with an Aldi 240 lumens COB type rechargeable bike light £12.99 and a Lezyne Zecto drive . . . → Read More: Night road cycling, with Aldi, Lezyne and Ituo lights

Enlighten

The most important item on your bike at night are your lights and this is an often talked subject on night rides. Thanks to the internet, lights are very accessible to every one with a small or a large budget. The requirements for road riders and MTB riders are different, I am far for being . . . → Read More: Enlighten

Friston Forest 2B Friday night ride report and Video

Only 4 off us could make it this week, the weather was dry on the day but some trails started to show their usual winter coat MUD! Part of the trail network was also difficult to follow at time due to the dead leaves. But we had a great time as usual. We did 9.2 . . . → Read More: Friston Forest 2B Friday night ride report and Video

Brighton Races Ride Report (4C)

8am on a chilly Sunday morning is not everyone’s ideal start to the day, but a few hardy souls took on the challenge. Despite the low temperatures we were treated to bright sunshine the entire route.

First we climbed up Seaford’s Firle Road to bear left onto the twin-track concrete road around Seaford (Blatchington) golf . . . → Read More: Brighton Races Ride Report (4C)

Another Superb Autumn Touring Ride

Cycling along the Cuckoo Trail

This morning (Tuesday) was superb for cycling: warm, dry and virtually no wind. Our touring ride was shorter than usual at only 20 miles but it included some gravel tracks where our speed is less than when cycling on tarmac roads.

Seven of us started at our usual place, . . . → Read More: Another Superb Autumn Touring Ride