Entries by Clive Aberdour

Channel Hopping

Seven tourers met at the Martello Tower this morning; five were going to Horam but the other two decided to head for Newhaven ferry port and hop across The Channel to Dieppe to do a short tour of Upper Normandy. The sea was like a mill pond so they should have had a smooth crossing. […]

Autumn Newsletter

The Autumn issue of our quarterly newsletter ‘Seahaven Cyclist’ has been emailed to all members. It’s a bumper issue of 21 pages which includes articles covering a wide range of topics of interest to Cycle Seahaven members so makes for an enjoyable and informative read. Happy reading, Clive

Last of the Summer Touring Rides

Autumn was suspended for a few days this week; summer returned! The weather was warm and dry with virtually no wind; superb conditions for cycling. In fact, the lack of wind meant the cycling was easier than usual and we were in danger of exceeding our average touring speed of 12 mph! (We could have […]

Horses and Cyclists: A Video

Cycling UK in conjunction with the British Horse Society has issued a short video guide on how cyclists should pass horses. It’s worth watching. Please CLICK HERE to see the video. A post on this subject, Horses and Cyclists, was issued on 21st August. Safe and happy cycling, Clive Aberdour

Cycle to Work Day

Wednesday 15 August is Cycle to Work Day. Members of Cycling UK, of which there are about 70,000, will have received an email about it. Cycling UK states: “Cycle To Work Day is an annual celebration of everyday cycling. It’s the perfect opportunity for new and returning cyclists to get in the saddle in a […]

Summer Newsletter

The summer issue of our quarterly newsletter has been emailed to all members. It’s a 14-page issue, more pages than usual, which includes articles ranging from cycling in France to the South Downs Way plus articles on Ladies rides, a campaign relaunch etc, as well as a message from the Chair (Guy Reynolds).  If you […]

Family Ride: Ride Report

  On Saturday 30th June twelve riders took to the forest as part of our monthly Forest Family Ride. As it was a smaller group this month we were able to stop at the Pump Track where the kids (both big and small) enjoyed honing their skills around the berms.   This month we were […]

‘Ride the Downs’ Health Rides

Participant Survey Cycle the Downs. Starting Wednesday 4th July Cycle Seahaven will be offering regular weekly Health Rides.  The ride will start at 7pm in Seaford, on the seafront end of Edinburgh Road (near the ice cream van) and will use the National Cycle path to Newhaven for the second pick up at 7.20pm at […]