Ride to Horam – report

Cyclists at the start of the ride to Horam. More joined as we were leaving.

There was a good turnout of road cyclists for the ride to Horam this morning (Sunday). There were three groups: the Sportives (average speed of 17 mph), the Intermediates (average speed 15 mph) and the Tourers (average speed 12.5 . . . → Read More: Ride to Horam – report

Bluebell Cycle Tour

Cyclists in a woodland glade on the Cuckoo Trail

Our touring ride this morning (Tuesday) included cycling along the Cuckoo Trail from Hailsham to Heathfield and returning along country lanes through Lions Green to Muddles Green. There were bluebells aplenty along these stretches of the route; carpets of them in woodland glades.

Five of . . . → Read More: Bluebell Cycle Tour

A Perfect Springtime Ride

Cyclists at Chiddingly Village Shop & Cafe

Seven members took part in the touring ride to Muddles Green today (Tuesday), a round trip of 37 miles at our usual average speed (whilst cycling) of 12.5 mph. The spring weather was perfect, dry and sunny with the temperature reaching 18ᵒC and just a slight breeze.

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Challenging Touring Rides

Spring has been a busy time for the Touring section, with several challenging rides over increasing distances leading to the 200km Challenge.

This took place last Thursday and had six riders attempt the challenge, starting at Arlington Reservoir at 07:00. We rode our usual figure of eight circuit, in conditions that could only be described . . . → Read More: Challenging Touring Rides

Ride Report – Brighton Races – 4C

Thirteen intrepid riders set out form the White Lion at 8am on Sunday morning, 20th March. It was a breezy day and just warm enough for shorts, but only if you also wore a few layered tops.

We took the Ouse Estuary trail from Seaford to Newhaven, then the cycle track past Denton Island and . . . → Read More: Ride Report – Brighton Races – 4C

Super Cycling on the Spring Equinox

Cyclists at Lakeside Café, Horam

It was a chilly morning for the Spring Equinox on Sunday but that didn’t deter eleven Cycle Seahaven members from jumping on their road bikes and going for a ride to Lakeside Café at Horam. There were two groups: seven Sportives (average speed of 17 mph) who took a . . . → Read More: Super Cycling on the Spring Equinox

Post Christmas Touring Rides

You may be feeling like some exercise after Christmas to shed those few pounds that you’ll put on over the next two or three days. Well, you’re in luck as there are three touring rides planned between Christmas and the New Year.

The first is next Sunday, the day after Boxing Day, which is just . . . → Read More: Post Christmas Touring Rides

Tuesday Touring Rides

As from next Tuesday, 3 November, the touring rides will revert to a 9.30 am start. The start/finish location will remain the same, ie the entrance to the Seven Sisters Country Park car park in Friston Forest.

Touring rides are for those level 4 (experienced) road cyclists who like to cycle at an average speed . . . → Read More: Tuesday Touring Rides