Date of Tourer’s Christmas Meal 2017

Tourers’ Christmas Meal in 2016

Ho, Ho, Ho. Autumn is just round the corner so Christmas isn’t that far off! Time to start thinking about Christmas meals.

The Cycle Seahaven Tourers, those road cyclists who cruise around the country lanes at a sedately 12½ mph, have had their Christmas meal at the British Legion . . . → Read More: Date of Tourer’s Christmas Meal 2017

Heather cycles across Iowa

Heather sports her RAGBRAI cycling jersey for a ride to Horam

It was good to see Heather back on our touring rides. She’s recently been in America to cycle across the state of Iowa with 20,000 other cyclists.

Heather was taking part in RAGBRAI (Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa), which is an . . . → Read More: Heather cycles across Iowa

Warning: Resurfacing of Lower Wick Street

Lower Wick Street has just been resurfaced between the junction with Station Rd near Arlington Reservoir and a point about 25 metres past Langtye Lane in the direction of Chalvington. The road surface is covered with loose chippings which are hazardous to cyclists for two reasons: loss of grip, especially on a road bike with . . . → Read More: Warning: Resurfacing of Lower Wick Street

More Refreshment Stops

Cyclists at the Castle Cottage Tearoom by Pevensey Castle. Note the waitress sitting down; she didn’t say much!

The Refreshment Stops map has recently been updated with a couple more café stops in Sussex and seven in Seine-Maritime. I’ve decided to start adding some in France as I know that some Cycle Seahaven cyclists . . . → Read More: More Refreshment Stops

Record 1st Six Months for the Tourists

The numbers are in, thanks to the mild and dry winter, Touring Section riders have broken all previous years riding totals for the first half of the year.

Had you ridden all the rides that went ahead, you would have ridden on 60 club runs covering 2050 miles since the new year!

There have been . . . → Read More: Record 1st Six Months for the Tourists

Andy Marks The Crossing Final Day

Last Instalment of Andy Marks’ epic adventure, including some top tips.

Day 3

We woke up on the third and final day to a few spots of rain in the air. However by the time we’d eaten our porridge and arrived at the start line at 7:10 the rain had stopped and the sun was . . . → Read More: Andy Marks The Crossing Final Day

Andy Marks The Crossing Day 2

Day 2 of Andy’s adventure ‘The Crossing’ (is anyone else feeling just a little bit tempted to do this yet??)

Day 2

The starting window for day two was 7-8am. They sold porridge on site and I had no trouble eating today, the bags were put on the van and we were all ready to . . . → Read More: Andy Marks The Crossing Day 2

Andy Marks – The Crossing

Settle in folks, grab a cuppa and get comfy…here’s the first instalment in Andy Marks epic adventure

‘Rat Race, The Crossing’

‘3 Days, 2 Coasts, 1 Hell of an adventure’ – That was what the website said. So after several months of talking about it, usually after a few beers, four of us made the . . . → Read More: Andy Marks – The Crossing