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Rides & Events Leaflet 2019

November

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Saturday 16th Steady cycle ride from Anglers Country Park WF4 2EB.

Meet outside tea rooms ride starts at 10:00. 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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Sunday 17th Easy cycle ride from Nostell WF4 1QE.

Meet in front of the house, ride starts at 10:00. 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 WDCF Workday 10:00,

If you would like to help please email info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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

Meet in the car park outside the café, ride starts at 10:00 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 24th Steady cycle ride from Nostell WF41QE.

Meet in front of the house ride starts at 10:00. 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 26th Easy cycle ride from Nostell WF4 1QE.

Meet in front of the house, ride starts at 10:00. 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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December

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Tuesday 3rd WDCF Workday 10:00,

If you would like to help please email info@cycling-wakefield.org.uk

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Saturday 7th Steady-Plus cycle ride from Darrington Hotel, WF8 3BL.

Meet in car park, ride starts at 10:00 (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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Tuesday 10th Steady cycle ride from Pontefract Park WF8 4QD.

Meet in the main car park inside the racecourse, ride starts at 10:00. 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 14th Easy cycle ride from Castleford Queens Mill WF10 1JW.

Santa Ride, Dress up yourself and / or your bike for a this feastive ride

FREE tea/coffee and mince pie for all riders, Merry Christmas. (Humbug)

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.ukMeet in the car park outside the café, ride starts at 10:00. 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.

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Saturday 21st Steady cycle ride from Anglers Country Park WF4 2EB.

Meet outside tea rooms ride starts at 10:00. 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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Sunday 22nd Easy cycle ride from Nostell WF4 1QE.

Santa Ride, Dress up yourself and / or your bike for a this feastive ride

FREE tea/coffee and mince pie for all riders, Merry Christmas. (Humbug)

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.ukMeet in front of the house, ride starts at 10:00. 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.

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Tuesday 24th Easy cycle ride from WF4 1QE.

Meet in front of the house, ride starts at 10:00 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 28th Steady cycle ride from Castleford Queens Mill WF10 1JW.

Meet in the car park outside the café, ride starts at 10:00 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 29th Steady cycle ride from Nostell WF4 1QE.

Meet in front of the house ride starts at 10:00. 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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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, Thornes & 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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