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Rides & Events Leaflet 2017........

December

Sunday 17th Santa Ride, Easy cycle ride from Nostell Priory WF4 1QE.

Dress up yourself and or your bike and join us for this festive ride, free drink and mince pie for all participants at Squires Tea Rooms, Anglers.

Meet in front of the house, 10:15am. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

Sunday 17th Anglers Country Park WF4 2EB.

D.I.Y. Bike maintenance - Drop in sessions, arrive between 11am & 1pm.

Wakefield District Cycle Forum Bike Doctor will provide guidance/mentoring to assist you in carrying out maintenance tasks on your own bike.

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Tuesday 19th Steady cycle ride from Pontefract Park WF8 4QD.

Meet in the main car park inside the racecourse 12:45pm. If you’re fairly confident on your bike, steady rides are the next step up, cycling a bit further at a comfortable pace, lasting approximately 3 hours and usually includes a refreshment stop.

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Saturday 23rd Steady cycle ride from Castleford Queens Mill WF10 1JW.

Meet in the car park outside the café, 10:15am If you’re fairly confident on your bike, steady rides are the next step up, cycling a bit further at a comfortable pace, lasting approximately 3 hours and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Rides & Events Leaflet 2018

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January 2018

Saturday 6th Steady-Plus cycle ride from Darrington Hotel, WF8 3BL.

Meet in car park 10:15am ( This ride is an on-road ride).

You’ll need a good level of fitness, some cycling experience, longer rides cover up to 25mils. Duration 3hrs and usually includes a refreshment stop.

Saturday 6th Easy cycle ride from Anglers Country Park WF4 2EB.

Meet outside Squire’s tea rooms 1 : 30 pm. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Friday 12th Easy cycle ride from Anglers Country Park WF4 2EB.

Meet outside Squire’s tea rooms 10:15. Special cycle ride down the T.P.T. to Royston Church for Grace’s wedding (Anglers Squares Tea-Room) Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, , using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Saturday 13th Easy cycle ride from Castleford Queens Mill WF10 1JW.

Meet in the car park outside the café, 10:15am. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Sunday 14th Steady cycle ride from Thornes Park, WF2 8TY

Meet outside athletics stadium 10:15am If you’re fairly confident on your bike, steady rides are the next step up, cycling a bit further at a comfortable pace, lasting approximately 3 hours and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Tuesday 16th Steady cycle ride from Pontefract Park WF8 4QD.

Meet in the main car park inside the racecourse 10:15. If you’re fairly confident on your bike, steady rides are the next step up, cycling a bit further at a comfortable pace, lasting approximately 3 hours and usually includes a refreshment stop.

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Saturday 20th Steady cycle ride from Anglers Country Park WF4 2EB.

Meet outside Squire’s tea rooms 10:15am If you’re fairly confident on your bike, steady rides are the next step up, cycling a bit further at a comfortable pace, lasting approximately 3 hours and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Sunday 21st Easy cycle ride from Nostell Priory WF4 1QE.

Meet in front of the house, 10:15am. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

Sunday 21st Anglers Country Park WF4 2EB.

D.I.Y. Bike maintenance - Drop in sessions, arrive between 11am & 1pm.

Wakefield District Cycle Forum Bike Doctor will provide guidance/mentoring to assist you in carrying out maintenance tasks on your own bike.

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Tuesday 23rd Easy cycle ride from Nostell Priory WF4 1QE.

Meet in front of the house, 10:15am. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Saturday 27th Steady cycle ride from Castleford Queens Mill WF10 1JW.

Meet in the car park outside the café, 10:15am If you’re fairly confident on your bike, steady rides are the next step up, cycling a bit further at a comfortable pace, lasting approximately 3 hours and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Sunday 28th Easy cycle ride from Thornes Park, WF2 8TY

Meet outside athletics stadium 10:15am. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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February

Saturday 3rd Steady-Plus cycle ride from Darrington Hotel, WF8 3BL.

Meet in car park 10:15am ( This ride is an on-road ride).

You’ll need a good level of fitness, some cycling experience, longer rides cover up to 25mils. Duration 3hrs and usually includes a refreshment stop.

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Saturday 3rd Easy cycle ride from Anglers Country Park WF4 2EB.

Meet outside Squire’s tea rooms 1 : 30 pm. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Saturday 10th Easy cycle ride from Castleford Queens Mill WF10 1JW.

Meet in the car park outside the café, 10:15am. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Sunday 11th Steady cycle ride from Thornes Park, WF2 8TY

Meet outside athletics stadium 10:15am If you’re fairly confident on your bike, steady rides are the next step up, cycling a bit further at a comfortable pace, lasting approximately 3 hours and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Saturday 17th Steady cycle ride from Anglers Country Park WF4 2EB.

Meet outside Squire’s tea rooms 10:15am If you’re fairly confident on your bike, steady rides are the next step up, cycling a bit further at a comfortable pace, lasting approximately 3 hours and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Sunday 18th Easy cycle ride from Nostell Priory WF4 1QE.

Meet in front of the house, 10:15am. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

Sunday 18th Anglers Country Park WF4 2EB.

D.I.Y. Bike maintenance - Drop in sessions, arrive between 11am & 1pm.

Wakefield District Cycle Forum Bike Doctor will provide guidance/mentoring to assist you in carrying out maintenance tasks on your own bike.

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Tuesday 20th Steady cycle ride from Pontefract Park WF8 4QD.

Meet in the main car park inside the racecourse 10:15am. If you’re fairly confident on your bike, steady rides are the next step up, cycling a bit further at a comfortable pace, lasting approximately 3 hours and usually includes a refreshment stop.

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Saturday 24th Steady cycle ride from Castleford Queens Mill WF10 1JW.

Meet in the car park outside the café, 10:15am If you’re fairly confident on your bike, steady rides are the next step up, cycling a bit further at a comfortable pace, lasting approximately 3 hours and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Sunday 25th Easy cycle ride from Thornes Park, WF2 8TY

Meet outside athletics stadium 10:15am. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Tuesday 27th Easy cycle ride from Nostell Priory WF4 1QE.

Meet in front of the house, 10:15am. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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March

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Saturday 3rd Steady-Plus cycle ride from Darrington Hotel, WF8 3BL.

Meet in car park 10:15am ( This ride is an on-road ride).

You’ll need a good level of fitness, some cycling experience, longer rides cover up to 25mils. Duration 3hrs and usually includes a refreshment stop.

Saturday 3rd Easy cycle ride from Anglers Country Park WF4 2EB.

Meet outside Squire’s tea rooms 1 : 30 pm. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Saturday 10th Easy cycle ride from Castleford Queens Mill WF10 1JW.

Meet in the car park outside the café, 10:15am. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Sunday 11th Steady cycle ride from Thornes Park, WF2 8TY

Meet outside athletics stadium 10:15am If you’re fairly confident on your bike, steady rides are the next step up, cycling a bit further at a comfortable pace, lasting approximately 3 hours and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Saturday 17th Steady cycle ride from Anglers Country Park WF4 2EB.

Meet outside Squire’s tea rooms 10:15am If you’re fairly confident on your bike, steady rides are the next step up, cycling a bit further at a comfortable pace, lasting approximately 3 hours and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Sunday 18th Easy cycle ride from Nostell Priory WF4 1QE.

Meet in front of the house, 10:15am. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

Sunday 18th Anglers Country Park WF4 2EB.

D.I.Y. Bike maintenance - Drop in sessions, arrive between 11am & 1pm.

Wakefield District Cycle Forum Bike Doctor will provide guidance/mentoring to assist you in carrying out maintenance tasks on your own bike.

Basic Bicycle Maintenance class, Anglers Country Park WF4 2EB 1-3 pm

WDCF Bike Doctors will show you how to look after your bike, including, cleaning and lubricating, adjust your seat, saddle & handle bars, fix a puncture, repair a chain, brake & gear adjustment.

Booking Required, Please email: - info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Tuesday 20th Steady cycle ride from Pontefract Park WF8 4QD.

Meet in the main car park inside the racecourse 10:15am. If you’re fairly confident on your bike, steady rides are the next step up, cycling a bit further at a comfortable pace, lasting approximately 3 hours and usually includes a refreshment stop.

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Saturday 24th Steady cycle ride from Castleford Queens Mill WF10 1JW.

Meet in the car park outside the café, 10:15am If you’re fairly confident on your bike, steady rides are the next step up, cycling a bit further at a comfortable pace, lasting approximately 3 hours and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Sunday 25th Easy cycle ride from Thornes Park, WF2 8TY

Meet outside athletics stadium 10:15am. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Tuesday 27th Easy cycle ride from Nostell Priory WF4 1QE.

Meet in front of the house, 10:15am. Cycling at an easy-going pace, ideal for beginners, families and those wanting to build their confidence, using traffic free routes and some quiet roads, lasting approximately 3 hours, and usually includes a refreshment stop.

A number of bikes are available to borrow. There is no charge but bikes must be booked in advance by email: info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk



 



Please be aware that in wet weather some of the routes that we use may be muddy and uneven

Cycling information >>

Leaflets and advice
Wakefield District Cycle Forum members and Sustrans rangers will be manning a stall with cycling information, maps, leaflets and advice

Bike Doctor >>

Free bicycle safety & health check
Dust off your bike and bring it along to one of the events where the bike doctor is advertised and he will give it a checkover and you will be ready for the summer cycle rides

Cycle Skills Course >>

Practise your cycling skills
Open to all ages. If your feel like a challenge come along to one of the events where the cycle skillscourse is advertised and have a go. Bringyour own bike or borrow one of ours

Rides >>

Guided rides for all abilities
Rides are for all ages and abilities. They last approximately 2-4 hours, cycling a distance of 5 to 30 miles on traffic free routes and some quiet roads.

Bicycles to borrow >>

There are a limited number of bicycles available to borrow for the Health rides at Nostell, Pugneys, Anglers & Castleford Queens Mill.There is no charge but these bikes need to booked in advance.

e-mail:- info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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