Month: February 2016

Half Day Social Rides 28th Feb

We have a great range of options available this Sunday for riders who want a half day social ride. Because the Farmer’s Market is on we will be meeting at the Health Centre/Otley Clinic, which is just between Manor Coffee…

Otley Reliability Ride 2016

A fantastic event which was very well attended for both rides. The weather forecast had promised some strong winds and riders certainly weren’t disappointed! Wharfedale yet again had the uncanny knack of making sure the wind was never fully behind…

Social Series Ride reports 14.2.16

Gentle ride lead by Jill. There were 8 in the gentle group today and, given how cold it was, we decided to keep a steady pace with not too many stops. We headed out via the quiet roads around Castley…

Ride report, February 14, Bs to Skipton

A perfect dectet headed off under blue skies on the familiar back roads to Bolton Abbey, turning west up the farm and cattle grid road to Embsay (a steam train was spotted) and dropping down to Skipton for marvellous food…

Otley Reliability Ride

Otley Reliability Ride Sunday 21st Feb 2016 – entry £4 This is Ride 4 of the ‘Magnificent Seven’ Yorkshire Reliability Rides A Reliability ride is all about participants demonstrating that they are a ‘reliable rider’, by completing a ride within…

B ride heading to Skipton Sunday 14 Feb

We’re heading out via Embsay to the wonderful Bean Loved cafe in Skipton, returning via Silsden and a small hill or two, in good time to meet friends at the Fleece. GPX link to the route here https://ridewithgps.com/routes/12053447

Hill Climbing Education!

Let it be said that Otley Cycle Club always tries to educate the masses. So what do you do if your piano needs shifting up a hill and your car breaks down – get on your bike! Don’t forget to…

Novice Time Trial Evening 29th Feb

19.30, Otley Cycle Club –  Clubhouse (behind Chevin Cycles) Following on the success of our Introduction to Time Trialling Evening in 2015 we are going to host another evening for this season. The evening is aimed at people who have never/rarely done…

Bike & Bits Auction 4th March 2016

OTLEY CYCLE CLUB BIKE & BITS AUCTION Friday 4th March Don’t miss this entertaining opportunity to sell your surplus equipment (anything cycling related) or even pick up a bargain or two! For More information contact Peter Middlebrooke (01943) 461474 AUCTION…

Cycle Maintenance event – 1 March 2016

Otley Cycle Club and Chevin Cycles are holding a Cycle Maintenance event on Tuesday 1 March from 19:00 to 20:30 at the Chevin Cycles showroom in Otley. This is open to Otley Cycle Club members and will cover Basic Maintenance…