An Enjoyable Springtime Touring Ride

The Perfect Café Stop: Tourers at Ripe Village Stores

Was today, 6th March, the first day of Spring? It certainly felt like it as we cycled along the country lanes on our way to Ripe. The sun was shining, the air felt almost warm compared to the chilly winds of last week and there . . . → Read More: An Enjoyable Springtime Touring Ride

Touring Ride Descriptions: Improvements

Cyclists at one of our favourite cafes on Thursday: The Grove Farmhouse Café at Blackboys

Some improvements have been made to the ride descriptions of Touring rides on the Rides Calendar which, hopefully, members will find useful when considering going on any of our rides.

The ride description will now include six side-headings:

DISTANCE . . . → Read More: Touring Ride Descriptions: Improvements

Trishaw comes to Seaford

Following a vote at Cycle Seahaven’s recent AGM it was agreed that we would support Cycling Without Age – Seaford to raise awareness and funds to enable them to purchase the first Trishaw for Seaford. A fortunate visit to Cycling Without Age’s roadshow last Friday in Hassocks gave us a last minute chance to . . . → Read More: Trishaw comes to Seaford

AGM Awards 2018

Here are the award winners as presented at the AGM on Feb 6th.

Awards by Ride LeadersRoad Riders Gary LennyDiane Norman Awards by Ride LeadersOff-road Riders Mike Winser Claire Bennett Awards by Committee Paul Sandles Sarah Winser Fun AwardsPresented by Tracey and Kate Best Bike Porn Wendy Wells Dedicated Bike Doctor Dave Sutton

Egrets Way Planning Update

The Egrets Way project have applied for planning permission at two locations:

to create a link from Railway Lane (just off Cliffe High Street, Lewes) through the Railway Lands past the Linklater Pavilion, and on to Ham Lane. This will join up to an existing section of Egrets Way that goes from Kingston, past Spring . . . → Read More: Egrets Way Planning Update

A record Year for the Tourers

Tourers brave a wet and windy New Year’s Eve for their final ride of 2017: Lakeside Café at Horam

It’s been another record year for the tourers: 120 touring rides in 2017, an increase of 15% on the 2016 total of 103 rides. There would have been more but some were cancelled due to . . . → Read More: A record Year for the Tourers

Another Super Christmas Meal for the Tourers

Tourers Christmas Meal at the Legion

Another highly convivial time was had by twenty-one of us at the Cycle Seahaven ‘Tourers’ Christmas meal in the British Legion yesterday evening. It was our third year in succession at the Legion so it’s becoming something of a tradition.

That’s hardly surprising as the meal is excellent . . . → Read More: Another Super Christmas Meal for the Tourers

Good news looming on the Newhaven pump track project

from Jon Younghusband

In my last update I discussed the possibility of getting a pump track build at the Salts Field in Seaford. This could still be a possibility but, due to Craig leaving his position and funding being secured for the skate park and not a pump track, it looks like this will need . . . → Read More: Good news looming on the Newhaven pump track project