Cycle helmet offer for CSH members

Following recent discussions about the benefits of wearing a cycle helmet people might be thinking about replacing or upgrading their own.

Freedom Bikes are offering Cycle Seahaven members a discount on selected bike helmets.

From now until November 14th they are offering 15% off all 2017 model Bontrager cycle helmets and 10% off all . . . → Read More: Cycle helmet offer for CSH members

Chia bars. Orders being taken now (20% discount for club members)

Following the last bulk buy of Chia bars by the club, I’ve had requests to repeat the order. If you want to buy any please contact Guy Reynolds using this link stating what bars you need and how many. Alternatively, add your name below the post on the CSH Facebook Group page. Sea Salt, Banana . . . → Read More: Chia bars. Orders being taken now (20% discount for club members)

Livestock – please shut the gate

There’s more livestock up on the Downs at the moment as we go into Autumn and it is important to shut gates when you go through them.

It’s tempting to just let the gate swing back on its own weight or give it a shove and hope but please make sure it’s latched closed when . . . → Read More: Livestock – please shut the gate

Love cycling and want to give something back to the community?

A short while ago several CSH members expressed interest in the Cycle Without Age (CWA) initiative that recently started in Brighton. Simply put it involves the use of a rickshaw, ridden by a volunteer, to take elderly people out in the fresh air. The concept started in Copenhagen, Denmark, and is taking off around the . . . → Read More: Love cycling and want to give something back to the community?

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

Bike building for dummies #2

“I must have a prodigious amount of mind; it takes me as much as a week, sometimes, to make it up!”

― Mark Twain

Having picked up my brand new (to me) bike frame and decided that I was going to build it myself, I thought that I should jump right in. But where should . . . → Read More: Bike building for dummies #2

How to plan a new route

Ride leaders, have you ever thought, “I’d like to go somewhere different today.” Cyclists, have you thought, “Not Firle Road and Bopeep, again?”

Don’t despair, help is at hand. Cycle Seahaven has produced a video guide to help you to plan new routes. It gives you the skills and tools you will need to explore . . . → Read More: How to plan a new route

2B Friston Friday night MTB ride videos

Guys and Girls, just a reminder of what you are missing on a Friday night! This was the first 2B ride for 2016, only two riders so we went out with the 3C. Here are 3 short films of parts of our ride. You will see from the speedometer on the filming that I don’t . . . → Read More: 2B Friston Friday night MTB ride videos